Tree Care Groundsman

03 Apr 2024

Tree Groundsman Crew Member

Dave’s Tree Service is seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual to join our team as a Groundsman Crew Member. You will play a vital role in our team, working outdoors to maintain and enhance the health and aesthetics of trees within our clients' properties. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone passionate about arboriculture and looking to build a career in the field.

Position is year round, full-time, with unlimited room for advancement. Compensation is dependent on experience and qualifications. After 90 days, members are eligible for disability and life insurance and 7 paid holidays.

Basic Job Duties Include:

Assist in the execution of tree maintenance and removal tasks, following industry standards and safety protocols.

Assist with the clean-up and removal of tree debris from job sites.

Collaborate effectively with the crew members to ensure efficient and timely completion of projects.

Follow all safety guidelines and maintain a clean and organized work environment.

Drive large trucks and pull trailers.

Self-motivated, attention to detail, strong work ethic, while taking pride in your work.

Must have a driver’s license and pass a pre-employment drug test.

Advanced Job Duties Include:

Tree rigging in the canopy and from the group running the rope.

Operating an aerial lift, mini skid steer, grapple truck, and other tree-related equipment.

Knowledge and execution of basic tree cutting methods, in the tree and on the ground are a strong bonus to complete pruning, felling, and shaping of trees to enhance their health, appearance, and safety.


Previous experience in tree care, arboriculture, or related field is preferred but not required. Being a team player with willingness to learn and grow within the role is essential.

Physical fitness and the ability to perform physically demanding tasks in various weather conditions.

Strong attention to detail, communications, and commitment to safety protocols.


Life insurance, paid holidays

Paid time off after One year of full-time employment

Schedule: 8 hour shift, Monday to Friday, Year-round


Driver's License (Required)

Above all, SAFETY is the top priority!

We pride ourselves in top quality work and that is only accomplished with a top quality team!

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume to the below email listed. Please include "Groundsman Crew Member" in the subject line. We appreciate all applications, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Office at DavesTreeServiceNC dot com


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour