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Foreperson W/ CDL, W/O CDL

Location: Bristol, VA, Front Royal, VA, Luray, VA, Warrenton, VA, Richmond, VA


Duties include supervising and performing tree-trimming and preservation work. Foreperson is responsible for making sure the tasks connected with maintenance, pruning, trimming, transplanting, and felling of trees are executed properly. **Given the dangerous nature of the work required, employees must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time**

Essential Functions

  • Plans and communicates daily work for the crew.
  • Assigns work for individual crew members and directs crew in performing work according to accepted line clearance practices.
  • Receives and interprets tree-trimming and spraying orders from General Foreperson.
  • Safeguards the public from hazards in and around work area. Cooperates with customers, police, fire department, etc. when blocking streets or driveways. 
  • Sets up barriers, warning signs, flags, markers, etc. to protect employees and the public.
  • Enforces safe work practices, as experience, judgment, company policy, and OSHA specifies and conducts safety training in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Maintains accurate records, timesheets and reports related to the performance of the crew operation. 
  • Controls crew costs, including effective use of peoplepower, work methods, operation of equipment, etc.
  • Takes responsibility for DOT maintenance and inspection requirements on all required vehicles.
  • Performs other related work, as assigned by supervisors.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be able to wear necessary PPE.
  • Must be able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments.
  • Must be able to lift, move and maneuver heavy weights of 10 pounds frequently, and weights of up to 50 pounds infrequently.
  • Must be able to operate and service all required tools and equipment.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug test.
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check.
  • Must have a valid Driver's License.
  • 2 years of supervisory experience is preferred. 

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting over 10 pounds to 50 pounds
  • Gripping
  • Climbing
  • Climbing on and off truck
  • Balancing
  • Pulling and Pushing
  • Carrying
  • Crawling
  • Squatting
  • Body Twisting
  • Standing
  • Walking
  • Stooping
  • Kneeling
  • Seeing
  • Range of Motion

Employer Info

621 S Royal Ave
Front Royal, Virginia 22630


  • Any
  • Climber
  • General Foreman
  • Municipal
  • Other
  • Utility

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