Careers

Pruning ~ photo by Chris O'Bryan

JOB OPPORTUNITIES
 
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
P.O. Box 17092
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017
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