Tree Maintenance Worker

City of Union City   Union City, NJ   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on April 26, 2022

Tree Maintenance Worker

City of Union City

In a municipal public works department, performs skilled tree maintenance work such as pruning, feeding, bracing, repairing, removing, spraying, fertilizing and transplanting trees and shrubs, climbs trees using a ladder, climbing hooks and belts and performs other manual duties to aid in tree maintenance tasks; takes the lead over skilled and semi-skilled employees.

The full time position requires two years of experience in the care and maintenance of trees and shrubs, including the use and/or operation of manual or mechanical equipment used to climb trees. Appointees are required to possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license and a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and applicable endorsements for the class and type of vehicle being operated.

The salary for this full time position is $50,000 annually. Health benefits are included.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.