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Tree Crew Foreman

Location: Petoskey, MI

If you enjoy working outdoors in a professional and safe environment, consider a career with Firman Irrigation and Tree Service!  At Firman, we value a strong culture of excellence, safety, scientific research, lifelong learning, and career development. We are looking for people with experience or who are willing to learn the tree trimming/removal trade. This is the perfect job for someone who loves to work outdoors in beautiful locations all over northern Michigan. As a part of our team, you will be an integral member of a tree crew with the primary responsibility of assisting the tree foreman in performing all tree and shrub care services on residential and commercial properties. 



  • Lead a high-performing, safety-minded, tree crew
  • Train new people
  • Make sure equipment and trucks are being taken care of

What is Required:

  • Good attitude
  • Driver's license
  • A strong desire to learn and improve

What would be helpful:

  • CDL
  • Certified Arborist


Firman Irrigation's core values, mission statement, and vision.  

  • Our core values
  1. Maintain honesty, integrity and fairness 
  2. Put people first, product second, and profit third.  
  3. Work hard, yet keep it fun 
  4. Continual self-improvement 
  5. Whatever we do, we do it right.  


  • Our purpose: We strive to be a light in the community, a business people can trust. We are good stewards of our land with our tree care methods and high-efficiency sprinkler systems. We continuously improve our knowledge and hone our skills to provide the highest quality services. We honor God by using this business to help as many needy people as possible.  


  • What makes us unique?  
  1. We invest in our people  
  2. Our commitment to our customers' needs 
  3. We take our core values seriously  



Benefits we offer:

  • 90% Paid Blue Cross low deductible health insurance for you and your family!
  • Dental insurance available
  • IRA matching after 90 days (up to 3%)
  • Large bonus potential
  • Competitive pay will increase quickly for high performers and those willing to get certified. 
  • It is a great workplace with many learning opportunities and a career path.
  • Free gym memberships in the winter months.
  • Paid holidays
  • Potential for a company vehicle



  • Unless you value old-fashioned work ethic and take pride in your work. 
  • Unless you like to push yourself to grow and learn new things every day.
  • Unless you have a great attitude.   
  • Unless you have excellent communication skills. 
  • Unless you value excellence in everything you do!   


Please note:

Starting pay is based on experience. 


If interested, don't hesitate to contact us and send a resume through email ( or our website

Employer Info

3529 Howard Rd.
Petoskey, Michigan 49770


  • Climber
  • Commercial/Residential
  • General Foreman

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