Job Listings – Tree Mortality

Blue Ridge Services regularly hires new workers for our tree mortality mitigation project. Browse current job listings below. 

Blue Ridge Services, Inc. Seeking Tree Markers

Tree removal experience required

Blue Ridge Services (BRS), the County of Mariposa’s and Madera’s Operations Management Team for the Tree Mortality Projects, is seeking qualified short-term/seasonal workers to assist BRS with tree counting and tree marking for the Mortality Tree Projects in Madera and Mariposa Counties.

The employment will be at will.  The project may run longer or shorter but the length of the work will be approximately 2 years in duration, up to 6 days and 60 hours per week. 

All Qualified Candidates, will have at least 2 years of full-time (minimum of 1800 hours annually) or 5 years of part-time/seasonal experience (minimum of 600 hours annually) in the tree removal industry.  This is experience should have included working regularly with tree falling requiring technical removals (climbing and lowering the tree in sections with ropes to avoid damage to infrastructure or persons).  All Qualified Candidates will be in good health, with the ability to lift at least 60 pounds and walk 5 miles in a day.

Please send your resume and cover letter to treemortality@blueridgeservices.com.

Blue Ridge Services Seeking Tree Removal Safety Officers

Tree removal experience required

Blue Ridge Services (BRS), the County of Mariposa’s and Madera’s Operations Management Team for the Tree Mortality Projects, is seeking qualified short-term/seasonal workers to assist BRS with tree counting and tree marking for the Mortality Tree Projects in Madera and Mariposa Counties.

The employment will be at will.  The project may run longer or shorter but the length of the work will be approximately 2 years in duration, up to 6 days and 60 hours per week. 

All Qualified Candidates, will have at least 5 years of full-time (minimum of 1800 hours annually) or 8 years of part-time/seasonal experience (minimum of 600 hours annually) in the tree removal industry.  This is experience should have included working regularly with tree falling requiring technical removals (climbing and lowering the tree in sections with ropes to avoid damage to infrastructure or persons).

Additionally, All Qualified Candidates will be familiar with CalOSHA Requirements for Tree Work and have had a minimum of 3 years management experience.

All Qualified Candidates will be in good health, with the ability to lift at least 60 pounds and walk 5 miles in a day.

Please send your resume and cover letter to treemortality@blueridgeservices.com.

Blue Ridge Services Seeking Part-Time Certified Arborist

Blue Ridge Services is a seeking part-time, Certified Arborist or Registered Professional Forester, to provide services related to the identification of dead and dying trees due to bark beetle infestation.

·       Registered Professional Forester and/or Certified Arborist will provide their professional registration/certification number for verification.

·       Certified Arborists will have and maintain professional certification from an approved arboricultural association.

·       The Certified Arborists and/or Registered Professional Foresters will need to be capable of identifying, marking, and mapping dead and dying trees associated with the ongoing bark beetle epidemic and declaration of emergency conditions.

·       Registered Professional Foresters and Certified Arborists will need to be registered, or be in the process of registering with the Department of Industrial Relations and provide evidence of such.

Salary dependent upon experience. Please send resume to info@blueridgeservices.com.

Open until filled.

Blue Ridge Services is an equal opportunity employer.