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Ceritfied Arborist/Crew Leader

Location: Madison, WI
Salary: Based on Experience

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We are looking for a Certified Arborist Crew Leader/Climber for the first, and only TCIA accredited tree company in Dane County.  We are located in Madison WI.  Madison is an excellent place to work and play!  4 Beautiful Lakes, countless things to do, and a community that is always striving to improve the lives of its citizens are just a few reasons to live here.  Madisonians love their trees and there are  lots of trees here!

You’re the team member we’re looking for if you love being in a fast paced out door environment, you understand the importance of being a positive Leader and you hate inefficiencies.  Do you have the drive to finish jobs safely, on time, and have the desire to grow with us?

You’re friendly, and very conscientious.  You have high standards and can be described as a team player, excited to delight our clients, and motivated to build something special here…..

If you are looking for a lifetime career position, a family and safety culture and a growing company then you need to apply.  We invest heavily in labor saving equipment such as spider lifts (including the tallest one in south central WI), compact loaders, bucket truck and modern climbing techniques.  We believe at the end of your career we want you healthy and able to enjoy retirement.

You’ll be responsible for 7 major roles as a Crew Leader at Capital City Tree Experts.

  1. Learning our culture and always delivering on this to yourself, your team mates, and our clients
  2. Always following our Safety Program so you may go home each and every day safely
  3. Operating various equipment such as spider lifts, bucket trucks, loaders, grinders etc.
  4. Proficient climber
  5. Experience with structural pruning and large removals
  6. Agree to do the best job you can at everything you do
  7. Be willing to grow with us

You’ll need to be well-presented, trustworthy, have a high attention to detail, and love to create success for yourself and for others.  You’ll be eager to take this opportunity to learn, grow, and achieve well above average results.

This is a permanent position starting at 40-45 hours per week.  Pay is determined by experience and abilities.  We offer paid vacation, company match retirement, health insurance, paid bonuses for obtaining T.C.I.A credentials, annual equipment allowance, and a formal safety program. 

You will need to have a current driver license and have obtained you arborist certification from the International Society of Arboriculture to apply.

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Employer Info

4702 Ellestad Drive
Madison, Wisconsin 53716


  • Climber
  • Commercial/Residential

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