Tree Spade Driver


Position Overview

Consider bringing your skills and expertise to Green View Landscaping. For over 50 years Green View has been locally-owned and committed to providing award-winning landscape and maintenance services. We currently are seeking a Tree Spade Driver for our facility in Dunlap, IL. This is a hands-on position working under the supervision of the Field Nursery foreman.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to read production schedule, customer orders or work orders to determine items to be moved, gathered, distributed or serviced.
  • Move materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
  • Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
  • Operate and/or maintains equipment such as tractors, sprayers, blowers, chainsaw, trimmers, spreaders, hand tools, aerators and seeders.
  • Perform routine maintenance or equipment maintenance in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Interact with customers to determine the proper choice of tree and receive further direction regarding area to be serviced.
  • Assist in the pruning of trees and shrubs as needed
  • Flexibility and willingness to help in other divisions as needed
  • Assist mechanic or other team members with assigned duties as needed


  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis.
  • Ability to bend and stoop on a continual basis.
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Ability to work long hours and weekends during planting seasons
  • Ability to follow oral instructions from Foreman or Assist. Foreman.
  • CDL Drivers License or ability to get one
  • Basic horticultural and tree knowledge

Green View offers a competitive salary; Medical & Dental benefits; 401K; vacation & holidays.

General physical and a background check are required.

Job Type: Full-time


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