Groundperson – ATE in Melrose, Florida

Utilities Service, LLC

Job Title: Groundperson

*We’re hiring Entry-level and Expert Groundperson On-the-job coaching is offered. The proper alternative to construct a profession within the Line Clearance trade. When you benefit from the nice outdoor, this place is tailored for you.*

Our group is looking out for daring people who like to work in all-weather components. Wind, rain, sunshine, or snow – we sort out all of them! If you wish to expertise the world from a tree’s perspective, that is the job for you. Our crews trim, high, and reshape bushes to take away low-hanging, lifeless, and extra branches, offering clearance for utility powerlines.

Are you an actual go-getter on the lookout for a tremendous alternative with a nationwide full-service utility contractor providing aggressive wages and unbelievable advantages? Hold studying as a result of this job may be for you!

Since 1928, Asplundh has been devoted to secure, environment friendly, and revolutionary line clearance providers for the utility trade. Dependable, uninterrupted energy is a crucial service offered by the world’s electrical utilities and Asplundh has the experience to assist hold the facility flowing. Diversification over time has opened up vegetation administration providers to different specialised markets equivalent to municipalities, railroads, pipelines, helicopter vegetation providers, and departments of transportation.

A family-owned and operated company headquartered close to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Asplundh has grown to make use of over 36,000 service professionals all through america, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

Job Sort:

  • Full-Time +, Non-Exempt


  • Aggressive, Hourly


  • Firm Sponsored Retirement Plan

  • Well being Insurance coverage (Medical/Dental/Imaginative and prescient)

  • Worker Help Program

  • Life, long-term/short-term incapacity insurance coverage

Important Capabilities & Obligations:

  • Function chainsaw to chop brush, logs, and stumps of bigger bushes.

  • Drag, collect, and feed brush right into a woodchipper.

  • Providers autos and tools, sustaining them in neat, clear, and specified mechanical order.

Minimal {Qualifications}:

  • Have to be 18 years-of-age or older.

Schooling & Expertise:

  • Excessive Faculty Diploma or equal most well-liked.

  • Entry-level place, no expertise required.

  • Earlier expertise a plus.

Pre-Display screen:

  • Upon supply, staff could also be required to topic and move a pre-employment drug display screen, background and/or MVR test.

License & Certifications:

  • Driver’s License Most well-liked, however not required.

Bodily Necessities:

  • RARE (lower than 10%): Sitting, Crawling, Climbing Poles, Shade Imaginative and prescient, Climbing Ladders, Climbing Stairs

  • OCCASIONAL (as much as 33%): stooping, kneeling squatting, physique twisting, sense of contact, climbing on/off the truck, gripping, lifting over 10 lbs to 50 lbs., reaching, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, climbing ladders, balancing, lifting over 50 lbs.

  • FREQUENT (as much as 66%): standing, strolling, handbook dexterity, seeing distant, seeing, studying, vary of movement, hearing-speech vary, depth notion, climbing stairs, lifting as much as 10 lbs.

  • CONTINUOUS (as much as 100%): Sense of Contact, Gripping, Seeing, Carrying, Pulling


Because of the inherently harmful nature of the trade and necessities to work with or round hazardous tools, staff should have adequate eyesight to evaluate distance/coordination of kit and instruments, be capable of preserve consideration and focus for prolonged durations of time, be capable of face up to publicity to every kind of climate whereas finishing work assignments, be capable of put on private protecting tools as crucial, be capable of enter and exit a automobile quite a few occasions a day, have the endurance essential to traverse varied terrain, be able to performing job duties all through a typical 8- or 10-hour day, be capable of talk with others, learn, write, and comprehend written/verbal job directions and data, and talk & deal with confrontations professionally.

  • Works round hazardous tools.

  • Works round extreme noise from machines, chain saws, and woodchippers, with listening to safety.

  • Works in all temperatures and climate and might be uncovered to nature, i.e., irritating vegetation, biting, or stinging bugs, mud, and many others.

  • Works on unlevel floor.

  • Works round falling limbs with safety.

About Us:

As a full-service utility contractor Asplundh performs tree pruning and removals, right-of-way clearing and upkeep, vegetation administration with herbicides and emergency storm work and logistical help. Asplundh is the mother or father firm of Asplundh Infrastructure Group whose subsidiaries present overhead and underground line building, planning and design, meter studying and AMR/AMI set up, electrical testing, and road lighting/visitors sign providers. Asplundh additionally operates Rotor Blade Airborne Utilities Administration, overhead electrical distribution, and transmission strains utilizing MD 500 helicopters.

People should be capable of carry out the important capabilities of the place with or with no cheap lodging. People with a incapacity who need an affordable lodging ought to contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext. 1339.

An Equal Alternative Employer.

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