Lewis Tree Service, Inc Trimmer/Climber in Northern Virginia, Virginia




  • A total of twelve months experience working on tree trimming crews or clearing crews.
  • Have a valid driver's license,
  • CDL B preferred; and/or medical certification as required for the vehicle being operated.
  • Have valid First Aid and CPR cards.
  • Have a basic knowledge of trees including identification, growth habits and correct arboriculture techniques for the trimming, pruning, repairing, maintaining and removing, as applicable to working in close proximity to energized conductors.
  • Know and understand all AOP's that apply to the Advanced Trimmer Trainee description.
  • Must successfully complete an Advanced Trimmer Trainee Technical Knowledge & Skills Certification.
  • Must have and maintain a Herbicide and Applicators or operations certification and license as required by Lewis Tree Service Policy and state, local and federal law.
  • Must have met all qualifications of Trimmer Trainee.

Nature of duties:

  • Performs actual work functions as a line clearance tree trimmer while UNDER DIRECT SUPERVISION OF A CREW LEADER OR A QUALIFIED LINE CLEARANCE TREE TRIMMER.
  • Removal of trees and brush, cleanup and disposal of debris.
  • Operation of power equipment, such as trucks, chippers, aerial lifts, power saws, sprayers, use of ladders and hand tools.
  • Responsible for the inspection and proper working conditions of all tools and equipment assigned to the worker by the crew leader.
  • Safeguards employees and public from hazards in and around the working area. Helps enforce on the job safety practices.
  • In addition to the above, performs other duties as required or as assigned.

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Requisition Number: 15-0048

Post Date: 8/30/2015

Title: Trimmer/Climber

City: Northern Virginia

State: VA