Bucket Truck Operator

Almstead Tree & Shrub Care Co.

Almstead Tree & Shrub Care Co.

Brooklyn, NY, United States , Brooklyn , NY - 11221

Almstead Tree & Shrub Care Co.

Job Description

Almstead Bucket Truck Operators/Driver help the climbers and crew foremen to implement the programs that the arborists put into place. They help make the visions of the customers and arborists a reality.

Primary Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Assist tree climbers and foreman in specialized pruning, takedowns and the installation of cabling and bracing systems.

  • Safely operate chainsaws, bucket truck, trucks, chipper, and hand tools.

  • Training for safety and quality control your primary guide

  • Quality workmanship, quality control with customer care attitude

  • Equipment utilization in the most efficient way possible

  • Load/unload trucks, use hand lines, keep work areas clean and orderly

  • Prune small ornamentals and other “hands on” related work as assigned


  • CDL Drivers License, pre-employment drug screening.

  • Primary focus on safety; operating safely and maintaining a safe working environment.

  • Safety conscious mentality


  • Excellent compensation programs

  • Company 401K plan w/employer contribution

  • Company medical and dental plans w/employer contribution

  • Performance based opportunities – promote from within concept

  • Strong mentoring and training program

  • Company recognition award program

  • Team building/family events – annual picnic & holiday party

    Phone: 1-800-427-1900  Website: www.almstead.com  Email: jobs@almstead.com