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Arborwell – Redwood City, CA
Arborwell - 30+ days ago
Arborwell is Now Hiring An Experienced Foreman to join our rapidly-growing company
This position reports out of our Redwood City Yard.
To apply, Fax your resume to 510-670-0275 or go in person to 2337 American Ave, Hayward, CA 94545
Foreman is an experienced tree climber that is responsible in leading and setting the example in all aspects of tree care. This position is a working foreman, but also works closely with management to help with very basic onboarding of new hires, primarily assist in training of new employees, and ensure region and company standards of safety are met.
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, EAP, & 401k with company match
Must have valid CA driver’s license, commercial license highly preferred
Certified in safety, first aid and CPR;
Ability to effectively communicate with clients, management, and crewmembers.
Certified Arborist highly preferred
Duties & Responsibilities:
Serves as an additional liaison between crewmembers and management
Leads and directs their assigned crew members.
Ensures all industry standards are maintained
Interfaces with management, clients, and crewmembers so that jobs are completed on time and per company standards.
Ensures a safe and efficient operation of the business
Set up and direct a safe job site
Ensure all crew members are using PPE
Communication with clients
Review and complete necessary paperwork such as work orders and timecards
Manage equipment and inventory
Report equipment repairs and needed inventory
Skills & Abilities:
Attention to detail is critical to maintain high quality of care.
Ability to work independently and within a team environment
Comprehensive knowledge in personal gear use, tree climbing, aerial lift operation, basic arboricultural understanding, pruning, cabling and bracing
Knowledge of tree terminology & identification, pest & disease identification and planting & staking
Demonstrated knowledge of proper pruning (per ANSI A300), climbing skills & climbing knots (per ANSI Z133.1)
Communication skills necessary in order to complete paperwork and communicate with clients & production managers
The physical demands described here must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Physical demands are considerable and involve regularly pruning, removing, cabling and bracing, inspecting and planting trees.
The working conditions can be dangerous using rope and saddle to climb trees to heights which could exceed 100 feet.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to forty (40) pounds