Bucket Operator

Job Description

This is an intermediate level position that requires operation of a bucket truck and related tree crew equipment, knowledge of pruning and removal techniques, and assistance of climbers in tree pruning and removal operations.

Required Skills

  • Ability to lift 50lbs minimum
  • Maintains valid driver’s license
  • Class B CDL
  • Understands all company and industry safety policies
  • Ability to operate an aerial lift safely and efficiently
  • Ability to perform a pre-use aerial lift inspection
  • Ability to follow directions (written and oral)
  • Ability to maintain and operate chainsaws per company and industry standards
  • Ability to identify and mitigate job site hazards
  • Understands ANSI A-300 pruning standards, ANSI Z-133.3 safety standards and OSHA requirements
  • Knowledge of rigging and rigging forces
  • EHAP certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of employment
  • Ability to set up traffic control per state requirements
  • Familiar with MTTC reporting procedures for accidents/incidents and near misses
  • Good communication skills

Additional Skills

  • Speaks and understands English
Our experience with Mead Tree & Turf Care was very good.Thomas H.

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