Tree Trimmer I/II
City of Orlando - Orlando, FL

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Performs skilled work trimming, pruning, and felling trees; removing diseased, broken, or hazardous limbs from trees; or the removal of entire tree when required. Operates heavy trucks such as bucket trucks, claw loaders, etc. for trimming or removal of brush or wood. Work is performed under supervision of a Crew Leader and is reviewed while in progress and upon completion for results obtained. Work is performed outdoors and employee is exposed to weather conditions, insects, and extreme heights.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
TREE TRIMMER I: High school graduate and one year experience in tree trimming including knowledge of tree maintenance procedures, use of climbing saddle, pruning saw, chain saw, ropes and knots, chipper, and A-frame; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Florida Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class B required.

TREE TRIMMER II requires an additional year of experience as specified above, as well as ability to tie and know when to use the various knots; knowledge and application of different types of cuts; basic pruning skills; and knowledge of work-site and safety procedures. Employee may be required to demonstrate these knowledge and skills prior to promotion.

VALID CDL CLASS B (OR EQUIVALENT) FROM ANY STATE MUST BE PRESENTED AT TIME OF INTERVIEW. VALID FLORIDA CDL CLASS B MUST BE PRESENTED WITHIN 30 DAYS OF HIRE.

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