These duties you'll do include pruning of tree branches and spraying to eliminate pests and diseases, all of which fall under arborist duties. You may even be responsible for providing adventure to eco-tourists in the entertainment industry. • Trim, top, and reshape trees to achieve attractive shapes and to remove low-hanging branches, Drag brush, chuck logs, run rope, removals, prune, clean out, rigging, Operate a chainsaw to clear cut timber.
The tree groundsman’s duties include reporting to the foreman, assisting arborists, collecting and piling branches, maintaining tools and equipment, and ensuring hazard-free work areas. You should be able to work with a variety of crew members. • Assisting Arborists with tree removals, pruning, and debris disposals, Learning techniques and the proper use of tools from senior or more experienced crew members. Ensuring all sites are kept clean and free of hazards, and Inspecting equipment and tools and performing repairs and maintenance when required.