Journeyman Line-Clearance Tree Trimmer

Company Name: Tillamook People's Utility District
Phone Number: (503) 815-8637
City: Tillamook
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97141
Job Title: Journeyman Line-Clearance Tree Trimmer
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: June 29, 2017
Salary: $39.53
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours
Duties:

A Journeyman Line-Clearance Tree Trimmer performs a wide variety of pruning, trimming, tree removal, and disposal work while climbing or using a bucket truck.  Power and hand tools are utilized.  Duties include trimming, chipping, spraying herbicide, flagging, and hauling brush and trees.  Much of the work is performed around energized lines.

Experience Required:

QUALIFICATIONS:                    

Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and have earned a high school diploma or G.E.D. Applicants must have training in line-clearance tree trimming and possess a union journeyman’s tree trimming card. A demonstrated work ethic, professionalism, pleasant and efficient communication style, a desire to provide a superior customer care experience, and team-work abilities are required.  Attention to detail and a safety conscious attitude are essential to this position.

The successful applicant must obtain an Oregon Class A CDL, flagging certificate, and spray applicator’s license within six (6) months of date of hire.  A pre-employment, post-offer physical capacities test and drug screening are required.

How to Apply:

The required fillable application form is located on our website at www.tpud.org, or contact Tillamook PUD at 1115 Pacific Avenue, PO Box 433, Tillamook, OR  97141 or E-Mail: jobs@tpud.org. One letter of recommendation is required. Résumés are encouraged, but do not replace the required PUD job application.

All application materials must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.

Posting End Date: July 17, 2017