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Tree Climber / Tree Trimmer

Stockton, CA, USA

Job Type

Full & Part Time

About the Role

"Job Title: Experienced Tree Climber

Job Summary:
We are seeking an experienced and skilled Tree Climber to join our Tree Care service business. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing all aspects of tree climbing, pruning, and removal, with a focus on safety, quality, and customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform tree climbing, pruning, and removal using industry-standard techniques and equipment.
Operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, and other equipment.
Ensure all work is performed in compliance with industry safety standards and company policies.
Communicate effectively with crew members and customers to ensure a positive customer experience.
Perform daily equipment inspections and maintenance.
Maintain a clean and organized work area.
Adhere to all company policies and procedures.

Minimum of 3 years of experience in tree climbing, pruning, and removal.
Knowledge of industry-standard techniques and equipment.
Ability to work in all weather conditions and in high places.
Ability to lift heavy objects and use hand and power tools.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
ISA certification preferred, but not required.
Physical Demands:
The Experienced Tree Climber position is physically demanding, requiring the ability to climb trees, operate equipment, lift heavy objects, and work in all weather conditions.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits package, and opportunities for professional growth and development. If you have a passion for tree care, extensive climbing experience, and a commitment to safety and quality, we encourage you to apply."


Overall, the ideal Tree Climber for a tree service business should be experienced in tree climbing and knowledgeable about different tree species and safety procedures. They should also have good communication skills, be physically fit, and have a keen attention to detail. Having a valid driver's license and certification as an Arborist or Tree Care Professional is also a plus.

  • Climbing Skills: The ideal candidate should have extensive experience in tree climbing and be proficient in the use of climbing gear, including ropes, harnesses, and safety equipment.

  • Knowledge of Tree Species: The candidate should have knowledge of different tree species and their growth habits, including how to safely prune, trim, and remove trees of various sizes.

  • Safety Awareness: The Tree Climber should have a strong awareness of safety procedures and protocols, and be able to identify potential hazards and mitigate risks.

  • Physical Fitness: The job of a Tree Climber is physically demanding, and the candidate should be in good physical condition, with the ability to climb trees and lift heavy objects.

  • Attention to Detail: The candidate should have a keen attention to detail and be able to work with precision and accuracy, ensuring that trees are trimmed and pruned properly

  • Communication Skills: The Tree Climber should be able to communicate effectively with team members and clients, ensuring that the job is completed to the client's satisfaction.

  • Driver's License: The candidate should have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record, as they may be required to drive company vehicles to job sites.

  • Certification: A certification as an Arborist or Tree Care Professional from an accredited organization is a plus and demonstrates the candidate's expertise in the field.

About the Company

Family owned and operated in Northern California. Headquartered in Stockton, California and serving the surrounding areas since 2014. We also proudly offer 24/7 Tree Care services.

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