Employment

Heartwood Landscaping & Tree Services, Inc. is owned and operated by a Longwood Professional Gardener Graduate, we are a well-established landscaping & tree service company in operation over 29 years.

We are committed to motivating our teams and improving our skills in order to provide high quality professional workmanship that excites our clients and successfully advances our company.

We offer a Health Care Plan and Paid Vacation for all positions.

The safety of our team members is a key principle for us. To help ensure our workforce’s safety we drug test all applicants.

For our convenience, we provide the following documents:

We are actively hiring the following positions:

Arborist/ Master Tree Climber

Heartwood is seeking Arborists/Master Tree Climbers with 5-10 years of experience who have a passion for climbing and follow all safety standards. Must be highly motivated and able to climb trees 80-100’ tall without spikes. Must know proper pruning and cabling techniques, and have skills to remove trees safely. Must also have leadership and organizational skills needed to train and manage ground men and climbers, and get work done in a timely manner.

Applicants need to have High School Diploma or equivalent, valid driver’s license with a good driving record and a positive attitude. Must pass DOT physical and pre-employment drug testing.

CDL preferred; 40 hour work week; year-round work; 2 weeks paid vacation after first year, health Insurance after 30 days. Be part of a great crew that is team oriented!

$35-$40 per hour, depending on experience.

For this position, please email your cover letter and resume to heartwood@heartwoodlandscape.com


Tree Climber-Arborist

We are currently looking for a Tree Climber.

Requirements:

  • Must have a passion for climbing and follow all safety standards.
  • Must have a positive attitude and be willing to accept constructive feedback.
  • Must be physically fit for climbing.
  • Must be able to safely operate a chain saw both on the ground and in the tree
  • Must be able to climb trees without spikes.
  • Must have experience in pruning trees using hand saws, pole saws, chain saws, and loppers
  • Must have skills to remove and lower trees safely
  • Knowledge of cabling & lightning protection techniques is a plus but not mandatory.
  • Ability to safely and efficiently operate bucket truck a plus but not mandatory.
  • Can safely operate a chipper
  • Can load and unload trucks with brush, debris, and landscaping materials.
  • CDL Class B license is preferred but not mandatory.
  • Must have reliable transportation, and a good driving record.
  • Must be able to routinely lift 50 – 80 lbs.
  • Must be willing and able to work outdoors year-round in both cold and hot conditions.
  • Must be able to assist in snow removal and deicing.
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid license, good driving record.
  • Pre-employment DOT physical and drug test required.
  • This is a year-round job that requires 40+ hours per week.
  • Occasional overtime may be required.

$18-$35 per hour, depending on experience.

Please submit resume to Heartwood@heartwoodlandscape.com or call 410-287-9328 for more details.


Tree Ground Crew Operator

Starting Compensation rate dependent upon experience: $18.00 to $20.00/hr.

Requirements:

  • Required Experience: 1-3 yrs. in tree ground crew operations
  • Must be highly motivated & have a positive attitude.
  • Must be able to safely operate a chain saw
  • Must be able to maintain and care for tree removal tools and equipment
  • Must know proper pruning techniques using chain saws, pole saws, pole pruners, and loppers
  • Must have skills to assist the climber in removal and lower trees safely
  • Must be able to safely operate a chipper
  • Must be able to safely operate a stump grinder
  • Can load and unload trucks with brush, debris, and landscaping materials
  • Must be able to operate a skids steer and tractor
  • Must know how to safely remove trees using cranes and be able to coordinate tree removal operations with crane operators, climbers, and ground crew
  • Ability to safely and efficiently operate bucket truck a plus but not mandatory.
  • Driver license required
  • Must be able to hook up to trailers, tow and back up trailers
  • Year round 40+ hrs. per week,
  • Must have reliable transportation, and a good driving record.
  • Must be physically fit
  • Must be able to routinely lift 50 – 80 lbs.
  • Must be able and willing to work outdoors year-round in both hot and cold conditions
  • Pre-employment DOT physical and drug test required.
  • Benefits include Health insurance. and paid vacation

Please submit resume to Heartwood@heartwoodlandscape.com or call 410-287-9328 for more details.


Bucket Truck Operator

Starting Compensation rate dependent upon experience: $20.00 to $25.00/hr.

We are currently looking for an experienced Bucket Truck Operator Climber.

Requirements:

  • Must have the ability to safely and efficiently operate bucket truck.
  • Must have a positive attitude and be willing to accept constructive feedback.
  • Must be able to safely operate a chain saw both on the ground and in the tree
  • Must have experience in pruning trees using hand saws, pole saws, chain saws, and loppers
  • Must have skills to remove and lower trees safely
  • Knowledge of cabling & lightning protection techniques is a plus but not mandatory.
  • Can safely operate a chipper
  • Can load and unload trucks with brush, debris, and landscaping materials
  • CDL Class B license or greater preferred but not mandatory.
  • Must be able to assist in snow removal and deicing.
  • Must be physically fit.
  • Must be able to routinely lift 50 – 80 lbs.
  • Occasional overtime may be required.
  • Must be willing and able to work outdoors year-round in both cold and hot conditions.
  • Year round 40+ hours per week.
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid license, good driving record.

Please submit resume to Heartwood@heartwoodlandscape.com or call 410-287-9328 for more details.


Landscape Maintenance Technician

Starting Compensation rate dependent upon experience: $18.00 to $20.00/hr.

Heartwood Landscaping & Tree Services, Inc. is owned and operated by a Longwood Professional Gardener Graduate and is a well-established landscaping & tree service company with over 29 years of experience. We are committed to motivating our teams and improving our skills in order to provide
high quality professional workmanship that excites our clients and successfully advances our company.

We are currently looking for a Landscape Maintenance Technician.

Requirements:

  • Must have knowledge of landscape maintenance techniques
  • Must have knowledge of proper planting techniques for large trees.
  • Must be able to plant trees, shrubs, perennials, and ornamental grasses
  • Must have a knowledge of and be able to weed and edge beds
  • Must be able to safely rake and blow beds and lawns
  • Must be able to mow and weed whack lawns
  • Must be able to dig holes, haul gravel, top soil and mulch.
  • Must be knowledgeable in Grading, seeding and sodding.
  • Must be able to assist in snow removal and deicing.
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid license, good driving record.
  • Must be able to routinely lift objects 50 – 80 lbs.
  • Must be willing and able to work outdoors year-round in both cold and hot conditions
  • Must be physically fit and have a positive attitude.
  • Pre-employment DOT physical and drug test required.
  • This is a year-round job that requires 40+ hours per week
  • Occasional overtime may be required

Please submit resume to Heartwood@heartwoodlandscape.com or call 410-287-9328 for more details.