Integrity Tree Services Heavy Equipment Operator in Travel Required, Indiana
What is the best part about working for Integrity Tree Services? Our culture, of course! We’re a privately owned and operated drug, tobacco, alcohol, profanity, and gossip free company. We respect everyone for their unique qualities, however, team members are prohibited from using tobacco products while wearing our apparel or operating our equipment. If you’re looking for a culture where you’re respected, challenged, and play an integral team role, then we invite you to join us.
Medical Benefits (Employer pays 100% of premiums)
Employee purchased dental and vision available
Paid Sick Leave
Retirement Savings Plan (100% match up to 3% after one year of employment)
Paid Vacation (after one year of employment)
Per Diem (if traveling out of town overnight)
Short-Term Disability (Employer pays 100% of premiums)
Drug, Alcohol, Profanity, Tobacco, and Gossip Free Work Environment
Equipment Operator - candidates perform the duties of a Trimmer as well as operate equipment to clear vegetation from the utility right of way. Equipment Operators perform preventative maintenance on all equipment owned by the company and assist in diagnosing machine breakdowns. Equipment Operators are expected to lead work crews and meet deadlines for production or follow the direction of the Trimmer A. Requires CDL Class A with air brakes unrestricted license.
Trim and/or remove trees by climbing with aid of arborist climbing gear and aerial trucks, work from the ground using gasoline, and hand powered saws, pruners, and equipment, cutting branches or trunk sections and dropping or lowering them to the ground with lines
Spray stumps and brush with equipment to prevent further growth
Load and unload trucks with equipment, materials, logs, stumps, brush, and debris and/or feed brush into a chipper
Assume responsibility for the inspection and proper working condition of tools and other equipment and requests repair or replacement when necessary
Work around forestry equipment, in close proximity of energized power lines, in all temperatures and weather, exposed to nature (i.e., irritating plants, biting and stinging insects, dust, etc.), at varying heights above ground while secured, and on uneven terrain
Perform other duties as assigned
Must have experience operating logging, forestry, or construction equipment.
Must be able to work at various heights and on uneven and slippery surfaces performing mentally/physically demanding work under unfavorable weather conditions while handling equipment or material.
Must be able to lift, move, and maneuver up to 30-50 pounds on a frequent basis and heavy weights up to 100 pounds on an infrequent basis.
Must have the endurance necessary to perform duties throughout a standard eight to twelve hour day.
Must have Commercial Driver's License. Class A preferred. If you have a CDL Class B, you must obtain Class A during training program.
Must have or obtain Pesticide applicators license.
Must be able to travel out of town four to five days a week for training and work. Daily overnight travel every week is required.
Must pass pre-employment hair and urinalysis drug screens, criminal background, Motor Vehicle Record, and DOT physical and lift test.
Must have a good driving record (approved by our insurance company) and reliable transportation to report to varying job sites.
Must be able to maintain our drug, alcohol, profanity, tobacco, and gossip free work environment.
Must have a minimum of High School diploma or GED.
Must be able to read, write, and comprehend English written and verbal job instructions/information.
Must be authorized to work for any employer in U.S.
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