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Arbor Groundsman

Jensen Landscaping Livermore, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Position: Arbor Groundsman Location: Livermore, CA
Job Id: 214 # of Openings: 1
Arbor Groundsman
Responsible for the safe and successful completion of all arbor ground labor tasks
Primary Duties:
  • Perform arbor ground labor tasks as instructed by Arbor Crew Lead
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively work independently while on site for extended periods of time
  • Safe operation of shredding and chipping equipment, including the feeding of brush and limbs into machines
  • Safe operation of arbor equipment, including but not limited to: loaders, stump chippers, brush chippers, power saws, chainsaws, pole pruners, backpack blowers, and hand tools
  • Hoist tools and equipment to tree trimmers
  • Clean, sharpen, and lubricate tools and equipment
  • Collect debris and refuse from tree trimming and removal operations into piles, using shovels, rakes, or other tools
  • Clear sites, streets, and grounds of woody and herbaceous materials, such as tree stumps and fallen trees and limbs
  • Load debris and refuse into trucks
  • Climb and prune various tree types above heights of 15 feet when primary tree climber is unavailable or unable to do so
  • Show up to work each day on time; complete all tasks within time expectations; adhere to company dress code policy; follows inclement weather policy and time off reporting procedures
  • At least six months professional tree work experience
  • Basic tree care principals, pruning techniques, tree ID and disease ID
  • Aerial rescue; safe work practices; proper PPE; hazard recognition; Dig Alert procedures and tree removal techniques; basic knots and rope operation for rigging; emergency tree rescue procedures
  • Excellent internal and external customer service skills, ensuring clients needs are met in an accurate, complete, and timely fashion by demonstrating courtesy, efficiency, and professionalism
Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
  1. Constantly required to talk, hear, see, sit, stand and walk
  2. Must be able to see at close vision, distant vision, peripherally, have depth perception and have the ability to adjust focus
  3. Frequent use of hands to manipulate, handle or feel objects, tools or controls
  4. Frequently required to reach, bend, twist, stoop, crouch, climb and balance
  5. Frequently required to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Work Conditions
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Frequently works with mechanical objects and outside in all weather conditions
  • Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals
  • Frequently exposed to loud noise levels
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