Employment Opportunities-Currently Hiring
General Tree Service, a leader in the arboricultural industry since 1924, is poised for growth and always looking for good people. Check us out and see if you have what it takes to be a part of the General Tree Service Team.
Tree department is hiring tree crew leaders and climbing arborists
We are offering a $500 sign-on bonus for experienced tree crew leaders and climbing arborists though people of all skill levels and experience are encouraged to apply. General Tree Service offers competitive wages and excellent benefits package so start the application process by filling out the online employment application on this page.
Some of the main requirements for each of these positions include:
- Good verbal and written communication and customer service skills
- Punctuality and good attendance
- Positive attitude and organizational skills
- Current drivers license and an insurable driving record
- Pre-employment background check, drug test and physical
- Working outdoors under varying and sometimes adverse weather conditions
- Ability to walk up to several miles daily over uneven terrain
- Lift and carry heavy loads (up to 50-pounds)
- Digital dexterity and muscle coordination necessary to control equipment used in this field
Benefits include: 100% company paid medical and dental insurance premiums for our employees with subsidized insurance premiums for dependents, 401(k) with employer match, 125 plan, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, paid vacation, competitive wages and company supplied quality safety equipment.
We offer great growth opportunities, a supportive work environment and in-house training for those with a desire to improve and excel in this dynamic industry.
$10 to $26 per hour (depending on experience)
How to apply
Please fill out our online employment application on this page to apply.
Some of the positions we offer include:
PLANT HEALTH CARE TECHNICIAN. Territory management (i.e. efficiently scheduling and routing jobs, regular contact with clients, selling of services depending on landscapes needs, growing territory customer base). Licensed application of bio-rational products and fertilizers. Provide expert advice and recommendations to property owners concerning the health of their landscape.
PRUNING HELPERS, CLIMBERS AND CREW LEADERS. All phases of tree care from pruning azaleas to removal of hazardous trees.
LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE HELPERS AND CREW LEADERS. More than just a “mow and go” operation, General Tree Service maintains some of the premier landscapes in the Portland Metro area.
SEASONAL HELP. General Tree Service also provides custom Holiday Lighting for our clients. This position is an excellent way to “get your foot in the door” with us.