CDL Driver / Climber / Bucket Op. / Grounds person

Employer
Pittman Tree and Landscaping Inc.
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jun 14, 2018
Closes
Jun 15, 2018
Function
Driver
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Pittman is a major Tree Trimming and Vegetation Management Utility Line Clearance provider throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. We continue to grow and have openings for the following positions: Trimmer & Climber Job Qualifications Key Responsibility Highlights: Trims and removes trees with a powered trimmer lift truck, or from the ground with powered or unpowered tools such as saws and a pruner. Able to cut branches or sections of a tree and properly lower them to the ground. The ability to use a wood chipper and preform necessary maintenance. Load and unload trucks with tree sections in to a wood chipper. Able to perform the physical duties, tasks and jobs in all types of weather conditions. Able to lift heavy material and the stamina to work in a labor-intensive environment. Able to work a (40) hour shift type and stand-by work week as well as occasional overtime when necessary. Able to understand and follow all safety procedures and utilize all personal protective equipment. Duties /Tasks/ Jobs Highlights: Can operate and service equipment. Including but not limited to, power winches, power saws, chipper, bucket and sprayer. Aerial inspection and operate a bucket Can carry tools, equipment, supplies and material to and from job sites, weight is varied. Assist in loading and unloading materials and equipment transported. Chip limbs from trees that are trimmed or removed. Must perform other job-related duties as needed. Understand MAP distances- minimum approval distance to power lines. Ground Person Job Qualifications Key Responsibility Highlights: Use a chainsaw to cut brush, logs and larger sections of a tree. The ability to use a wood chipper and preform necessary maintenance. Use chemicals as needed per specific job. Able to perform the physical duties, tasks and jobs in all types of weather conditions. Able to lift heavy material and the stamina to work in a labor-intensive environment. Able to work a (40) hour shift type and stand-by work week as well as occasional overtime when necessary. Work around hazardous equipment Able to drag brush long distances. Able to operate hydraulic chainsaws and pruners. Duties /Tasks/ Jobs Hightlights: Can operate and service equipment. Including but not limited to, power winches, power saws, chipper, bucket and sprayer. Assist in loading and unloading materials and equipment transported. Chip limbs from trees that are trimmed or removed. When required by Crew Leader, additional labor required including trimming, pruning, and removal of debris. Understand MAP distances- minimum approval distance to power lines. Bucket Operator Job Qualifications Key Responsibility Hightlights: Able to work at varies heights from bucket truck. Able to perform the physical duties, tasks and jobs in all types of weather conditions. Able to lift heavy material and the stamina to work in a labor-intensive environment. Able to work a (40) hour shift type and stand-by work week as well as occasional overtime when necessary. Able to drag brush long distances. Perform strenuous, manual labor trimming trees keeping a distance of no less than 10 feet from high voltage line, under varying weather conditions. Able to operate hydraulic chainsaws and pruners. Duties /Tasks/ Jobs: Can operate and service equipment. Including but not limited to, power winches, power saws, chipper, bucket and sprayer. Must be familiar with electrical hazard and can operate a bucket near energized lines. Can carry tools, equipment, supplies and material to and from job sites, weight is varied. Assist in loading and unloading materials and equipment transported. Able to identify tree species and properly trim according to A-300 standards. Perform repairs and maintenance to manual and power tools Chip limbs from trees that are trimmed or removed When required by Crew Leader, additional labor required including trimming, pruning, climbing, and removal of debris. Understand MAP distances- minimum approval distance to power lines. Able to cut branches or section of a tree and properly lower them to the ground with rigging. For All Positions Minimum Qualifications: Driver's License (Preferred, required for some positions) Must pass a pre-employment a drug test Requires ability to perform physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions, including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, kneeling, climbing and working in awkward positions and tight areas). Must be able to lift and carry weights exceeding 50 pounds. Ability to work in all weather conditions. Pittman is TCIA accredited with an industry best Safety Program. We offer unique opportunities for advancement with our pro-active continuous Training Program. While working at Pittman you will receive Top-Pay, as well as an industry leading benefit package, that includes Medical (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield), Retirement, and paid vacation and holidays. Company Description Pittman is a Virginia based corporation established in 1993 that operates throughout the Mid-Atlantic and South Eastern United States. Our mission is to provide our customers with the highest quality Vegetation Management Services available in a manner that promotes safety, environmental sensitivity, and instills pride in our employees, partners, and our industry . One Company. One Culture. Visit Our Website at: www.pittmansinc.com

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