Posted: August 17, 2018
Expires: November 14, 2018
Description:
The Town of Dallas is currently accepting applications for the position of Line Clearance Trimmer/Landscaper. Work includes trimming and clearing of vegetation in proximity to overhead electric power lines and structures; along with right-of-way maintenance; and the general planting, pruning, and maintenance of Town streets, parks, and horticultural features.
Applicant must have a working knowledge of techniques and practices used in aerial tree trimming and removal in relation to overhead power lines; knowledge of the principles of electricity as related to transmission and distribution; considerable knowledge of safety practices involved in power-line and proximity work; and ability to independently operate bucket trucks, dump trucks, tractors, back hoes, bush hogs, chain saws, chippers, grinders, and other necessary equipment.
Graduation from an accredited high school or GED is required, supplemented by an established track record of experience in the care and pruning of trees and shrubs, as well as aerial line clearance tree-trimming and the operation of vehicles, tools, and necessary equipment; possession of a valid North Carolina Driver’s License. Preference given to candidates with experience in tree climbing, knot tying, and other applicable tree climbing procedures.
Type:
Full-time
Salary:
Hiring range for this position is $28,915 – $31,824 DOQ
Location:
Dallas, NC
Contact:
Applications and job descriptions may be obtained at the Town of Dallas Administrative Offices located at 210 N. Holland St., Dallas, NC 28034. All applications should be sent to 210 N. Holland St., Dallas, NC 28034 or emailed to jobs@dallasnc.net.
Other:
Open until filled. EOE

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