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Climbing Arborist and/or Climbing Crew Leader - Tree Service in Alaska

Location: Anchorage, AK
Salary: $20-$40/hr. based on experience

Company Overview: Join our tree service nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Alaska! We are passionate about taking care of trees and making our clients happy. If you're an experienced Climbing Arborist looking for an exciting opportunity in the Last Frontier, we want you to be a part of our team. Are you rugged enough for Alaska?

Positions: Climbing Arborist, Climbing Crew Leaders

Location: Alaska

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20-$40/hr. based on experience.

About the Role: As a Climbing Arborist, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the health and aesthetics of trees in both residential and commercial settings. From climbing and pruning to tree removals, your expertise will contribute to the success of our business. This position offers the chance to work in the great outdoors of Alaska, surrounded by stunning landscapes and fun arboricultural projects.


  • Safely climb and prune trees using industry-standard techniques.

  • Perform tree removals with precision and attention to safety.

  • Collaborate with team members to ensure efficient and effective project execution.

  • Operate and maintain equipment in accordance with safety protocols.

  • Provide excellent customer service and address client concerns with professionalism.


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Climbing Arborist.

  • ISA Tree Climber Certification or ISA Certified Arborist or willingness to obtain.

  • Proficient in climbing and working at heights.

  • Strong knowledge of tree species, health, and maintenance practices.

  • Valid driver's license.

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.

Perks Beyond the Paycheck:

  • Quality equipment in an organized workspace.

  • Health insurance and paid time off.

  • Opportunities for professional development and training.

  • Enjoy the awesomeness of Alaska – mountains, glaciers, hiking, hunting, skiing – the opportunities are endless. 

  • No state income tax or sales tax.

How to Apply: If you are a skilled Climbing Arborist looking for a rewarding opportunity in the heart of Alaska, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume to or call 907-223-3456.

Join our team and be part of a company that values expertise, safety, and the beauty of Alaska's wilderness. We look forward to welcoming you into our family.

Employer Info

Gage Tree Service
Anchorage, Alaska


  • Climber

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