Tree Climber – Porter, Texas


  • Prune, Trim and uplift tree canopies along streets, walkways/trails and parks.
  • Perform tree removals both live and dead, some dangerous.
  • Must be able to work from the ground and from a climbing position.
  • Use Chainsaws, hand pruners, polesaws and chipper.
  • Drive a large truck and chipper with crew from site to site.


  • Knowledgeable of safe felling techniques
  • Experienced in advanced climbing techniques and climbing equipment
  • Able to tie basic rope knots and rig for tree limb removal.
  • Must be knowledgeable in worksite safety, electrical hazards, hazard recognition, use of proper PPE.
  • Be able to identify tree species and determine health of trees
  • Must be able to read and follow a work schedule and work orders.
  • Dependable and Punctual attendance is required.
  • Responsible attitude to maintain LHLC standards for safety, work quality, customer service, and respect for team members.
  • Handle equipment and tools with care and take steps to prevent loss/damage due to theft, vandalism or accident.
  • Tolerate a wide range of outdoor temperatures, climates and conditions.
  • Must be in excellent physical condition for the demanding nature of this position.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • ISA Certified Tree Worker Climber Specialist or other certifications highly desired
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus!
  • MUST possess valid Texas Drivers License with clean record or be able to obtain one prior to start date


Commensurate with experience