The Climbing Arborist takes part in tree health and safety assessment, pruning, rigging, takedowns, cabling, tool maintenance, groundsman duties and customer service. He or she uses various machines and may drive trucks. As a Crew Leader, the Climbing Arborist also leads a three-person crew.
Leadership skills and management skills. This is a job for an experienced climber who wants to transition to a leadership role, or for an already experienced crew leader.