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Wright Outdoor Solutions Tree Care Crew Foreman in West Des Moines, Iowa

Title: Tree Care Crew Foreman

Type: Full-Time

Location: West Des Moines, IA

About Wright Outdoor Solutions:

Formed from the merger of Wright Tree Care and Heard Gardens, Wright Outdoor Solutions has been caring for Central Iowa’s outdoor spaces since 1928. In 2013, we purchased local Iowa company The Growing Concern, which allowed us to take our services indoors as well. In 2019, we expanded our reach into the Omaha market through the acquisition of Omaha based company Verdure Elements ( , offering interior plantscaping, seasonal color, and holiday design services.

We are proud to be employee owned and offer the area’s most complete package of services for the care of your property. Our services include tree care, landscaping and maintenance, plant design and maintenance, lawn care, holiday lights and décor, snow and ice management, and mulch. As we continue to grow, new opportunities are becoming available. Wright Outdoor Solutions is currenlty seeking Tree Care Crew Foreman in West Des Moines, IA!

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct complete tree care, including removal, pruning and maintenance, insect and disease control, removal and stump grinding and storm cleanup

  • Support arbor manager in ensuring projects are completed as specified

  • Supervise tree care crew members, and maintain efficient workflow

  • Support arbor manager in providing safety and technical training, and enforcing standards

  • Perform tasks as needed in all service areas of Wright Outdoor Solutions

  • Manage equipment maintenance

  • Work flexible hours in all weather conditions to accommodate the seasonality of the industry

  • Uphold the values of Wright Outdoor Solutions, which include safety, integrity, quality, respect, teamwork, innovation, and family

Minimum Requirements

  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist certification or ability to obtain within 12 months of hire

  • Ability to properly climb trees with ropes and saddles, and operate and maintain a bucket truck and chipper

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to read and complete daily paperwork

  • Strong organizational, project management and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and on a team in a fast-paced environment

  • Valid Iowa driver’s license with a Class B or higher CDL endorsement and a good driving record

  • We are willing to train motivated individuals


  • Paid Training

  • Industry Leading Pay

  • Excellent Benefits

  • Ongoing Training & Credentialing

  • 401k Savings