Foreman / Team Lead

Foreman / Team Lead

Ostvig Tree Care Foreman / Team Lead

Job Description:

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.


  • At least 1-3 years of experience in rope and saddle.
  • Prefect for a degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Environmental Science, Plant Science, Outdoor Recreation or a related field
  • Current driver’s license
  • Able to lift at least 75 pounds to shoulder height
  • Ability to climb at least 40’ up a rope and climb a tree
  • Ability to pass a drug screen
  • Other qualifications will be presented during the interview process


Very competitive, based on qualifications and experience, time and a half over 40 hours per week


  • Year Round Work
  • Paid Vacation
  • Health Insurance
  • Matching employer contribution to Simple Sep retirement account
  • Paid major holidays
  • Quarterly and year end production bonuses
  • Half-day Fridays (unless team member desires more hours)
  • No weekend work (unless team member desires more hours)
  • We will assist team member in getting their “Class A, CDL” drivers license and passing “Certified Arborist” examine

To request an interview please email

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

See why when you join the Ostvig Tree Care Team; you will stay your whole career with us!