Careers

Careers

At Ostvig Tree Care,we maintain a working culture that fosters the highest standards of integrity, respect, and professionalism.

We seek those whose character is exemplary and provide them with a unique combination of independence, support, encouragement and opportunities for ongoing development, growth and education.

Foreman / Team Lead
Serves as a working foreman by supervising and performing tree trimming and preservation work; does related work as required. Under general supervision, supervises and assists in semi-complex manual labor tasks related to tree trimming. Assures tree trimming orders of tree surgeon or other superior are executed properly. Supervision is exercised over a small number of tree trimmers and laborers.
Arborist
We have half-day/BBQ Fridays!!! Do you like being outside? Do you enjoy rock climbing or being in the trees…then this position is the one for you! You don’t have to be isolated in an office. This job will set you free for the outdoors as you conduct daily field work. We need someone to obtain leaf and tree samples for research by climbing with the aid of a ladder, safety belt, climbing line, or bucket truck. The position also includes working from the ground using hand-powered saws, pruner, etc. The job includes trimming/removing trees while lowering the tree to the ground with lines.
Arborst Trainee
We need to train someone to become arborists to obtain leaf and tree samples for research by climbing with the aid of a ladder, safety belt, climbing line, or bucket truck. The position also includes working from the ground using hand-powered saws, pruner, etc. The job includes trimming/removing trees while lowering the tree to the ground with lines.
Tree Trimmer/Climber
Tree Trimmers and Climbers of Ostvig Tree handle the removal and maintenance of trees. Using sophisticated climbing and rigging techniques, cut away dead or excess branches from trees or shrubs to maintain right-of-way for roads, sidewalks, or utilities, or to improve appearance, health, and value of tree. Prune or treat trees or shrubs using handsaws, hand pruners, clippers, and power pruners. Works off the ground in the tree canopy and may use truck-mounted lifts.
Plant Health Care Technician (Summer only)
Spraying trees and plants to protect against disease & harmful insects. Diagnose and troubleshoot clients’ sites pertaining to plant health care needs. Perform fertilization, disease and insect control treatments. Work collaboratively with clients and co-workers to achieve maximum success.