Careers

Pruning ~ photo by Chris O'Bryan

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Tree Trimmer/Climber

 

ElectriCom, a Utility Construction company founded in 1960, has experienced continuous growth since its inception. The company takes pride in focusing on family values both in the workplace and with its customer base.  ElectriCom seeks employees with the ability and desire to work for a progressive company. ElectriCom offers a competitive package for both wages and benefits. Employees who show quality performance will have the opportunity for advancement and further development of skills.  ElectriCom is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Candidate will be required to be familiar with all types of trimming/rigging operations. Candidate will need to know how to properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment, including hand tolls and chainsaws.
  • Safety first!
  • Flexible hours, including overtime. (overtime could be required)
  • Location of job sites will dictate out of town travel.
  • Must be willing to learn and grow with organization.
  • Able to perform physical labor in an outdoor environment, including inclement weather.
Candidate will also be expected to interact with and communicate well with Management, Foreman, co-workers and customers.
  • Must have experience as a tree trimmer/climber in Utility Construction.
  • Valid driver's license is required. CDL is a plus!
Please apply at https://careers-electricominc.icims.com/jobs/1099/tree-trimmer-climber/job or Contact us at 1-606-376-9110.

Limbwalker Tree Service is hiring for the following positions:

Arborist Crew Leaders Wanted
· Minimum 3 years professional tree climbing experience
· Minimum 2 years Crew Leading experience
· ISA Certified Arborist® required
· Ability to climb any size tree for pruning operations
· Ability to remove small to medium size trees
· Ability to drive large, standard transmission trucks
· Ability to lead a professional arborist crew
· Positive attitude and an enthusiasm for learning required
· Must be able to successfully pass a background and drug screen
· Must have a clean driving record
 
Salary + Benefits
· Annual Salary: $45,000- $60,000 plus production based bonuses
· Competitive compensation based on qualifications and skill
· Health and Dental Insurance available after 90 days of employment (company covers 50% of expense)
· Savings/Retirement plan with company contribution of funds available after one year of employment
· Uniforms provided
· Yearly stipends for boots
· Regular opportunities for employer-funded continuing education
· Reimbursement for testing fees for professional accreditations
 
Individuals interested in the described above should fill out an application and submit a resume and submit in person or to LimbwalkerRoyce@gmail.com. Applications can be found online at www.limbwalkertree.com/contact/. 
 
Tree Climber/ Arborist Wanted
*        Min. 3 years professional tree climbing experience
*        Ability to prune any size tree without spikes
*        Ability to remove medium to large size trees
*        Ability to drive large, standard transmission trucks
*        Positive attitude and an enthusiasm for learning required
*        Must be able to successfully pass a background and drug screen
*        Must have a clean driving record
*        Successful applicant must be an ISA Certified Arborist®, or be able to obtain this certification within 6 months of hire.
 
Salary + Benefits
*        Annual Salary:  $36,000- $48,000
*        Competitive compensation based on qualifications and skill
*        Health and Dental Insurance available after 90 days of employment (company covers 50% of expense)
*        Savings/Retirement plan with company contribution of funds available after one year of employment
*        Uniforms provided
*        Yearly stipends for boots
*        Regular opportunities for employer-funded continuing education
*        Reimbursement for testing fees for professional accreditations
 
Individuals interested in the described above should fill out an application and submit a resume and submit in person or to LimbwalkerRoyce@gmail.com. Applications can be found online at www.limbwalkertree.com/contact/ .


Bob Ray Co. Inc. is hiring for the following positions:

Tree Climber
  •  Ability to climb trees for pruning and removals, meeting ISA industry standards.  Ability to operate various hand tools and bucket truck.
  • Valid driver’s license required.  Must obtain class B CDL within 60 days of employment.
  •  High school diploma or GED required.  A combination of education, training and experience may be substituted when competency in the role is determined.
  • Arborist certification a plus.
  •  Must be able to work with a management team and independently without supervision.
  •  Must be able to pass required pre-employment testing.
Mechanic

  • Bob Ray Co., Inc. is accepting applications for an experienced mechanic.
  •  Will be required to perform mechanical duties on trucks and heavy equipment.
  • Required to have own hand tools, be willing to acquire a class A or B driver’s license and be able to work a flexible schedule.  
  • Must be able to follow direction and work with little supervision to complete tasks in a timely manner. 
  •  Candidate must possess a good work ethic and have a positive attitude.
  • A valid driver's license and insurability required. Must be able to pass pre-employment testing.

Benefits/Salary

  •          Competitive compensation based on qualification, experience and skill.
  •          Health, Dental and Vision insurance offered.
  •          401K
  •          Voluntary benefits available.


CONTACT US

Kentucky Arborists Association
Attn: Laura Lambert
info@ky-isa.org

KAA's current President is Laura Lyon
laural@bobrayco.com

KAA Component Executive
Laura Lambert
502-523-0768