After months of negotiations LiUNA Local is proud to announce the opening of 56 positions of Tree Trimmer to bid. We encourage ALL of our bargaining unit members to bid including all General Laborers who are currently working in Forestry. For more info check out the Jobs section of our app, our website or the City of Chicago website.
JOB TITLE: TREE TRIMMER
DEPARTMENT: STREETS & SANITATION
Number of Positions: 56
The City of Chicago has partnered with the County, Municipal Employees’, Supervisors, and Foremen’s Union Local 1001 to establish a three (3) year in-house trainee program, equivalent to 6,240 hours of paid on-the-job training (OJT).
Class is a multi – rate title; rate of pay to individual positions is dependent on the number of hours completed.
Under immediate supervision, performs tree maintenance activities including tree trimming and tree removal, and performs tree related duties as required.