LOG AND LEAF TREE SERVICE

GROUND MANAGER TRAINING PROGRAM

MUST BE COMPLETED BY AUGUST 14, 2020

THE BASICS OF WORKING HERE


-WE ARE A TEAM HERE EVERYBODY DOES THEIR PART EVERYDAY

-ALWAYS SHOW UP AND BE ON TIME

-COME TO WORK PROJECTING YOURSELF AS A PROFESSIONAL

-WEAR PROPER ATTIRE SUCH AS WORK BOOTS AND COMPANY SHIRT

-WE ARE LOOKING FOR FAST LEARNERS SO YOU WILL HAVE A LISTED AMOUNT OF TIME TO LEARN AND PERFECT EACH PHASE OF THIS COMPANY. FAILURE TO DO SO WILL LEAVE US NO CHOICE BUT TO MOVE ON FROM YOU AND GIVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO SOMEONE ELSE. 1 MISSED DAY = 1 MISSED WEEK SO BE HERE EVERYDAY READY TO LEARN.


LEVEL 1 (3 WEEKS) GENERAL LABORER 

PAY $500 PER WEEK


DUTIES AS A GENERAL LABORER

-FIRST THING WHEN WE PULL UP TO THE JOB UNLOAD THE ALL EQUIPMENT FOR THE JOB

-GAS AND OIL UP ALL SAWS

-DROP TRAILER IF NEEDED

-WORK SAFELY WITH A SENSE OF URGENCY TIME IS MONEY

-MAKE SURE ALL EQUIPMENT IS PROPERLY PUT UP AT COMPLETION OF EACH JOB

WHAT YOU NEED TO LEARN TO BE PROMOTED


MAY 14

-LEARN TO STACK THE TRAILER CORRECTLY

-LEARN TO TIE DOWN AND SECURE TRAILER

MAY 15

-LEARN TO CORRECTLY TIE ANOTHER ROPE TO THE CLIMBING LINE

MAY 16

-LEARN THE TREE KNOT AND HOW TO TIE IT

-LEARN TO CUT DOWN THE TRAILER

-LEARN TO RUN THE CHAINSAW


MAY 18

TEST DAY

MASTER THESE AND BE PROMOTED TO LEVEL 2...


LEVEL 2  EQUIPMENT MANAGER


MAY 18

-CONTINUE TO FULFILL YOUR LEVEL 1 DUTIES OR LOSE YOUR OPPORTUNITY NO EXCUSES!

-LEARN TO TAKE OFF AND PUT ON A BAR AND CHAIN QUICKLY

MAY 19-20

-LEARN TO RUN THE CHAINSAW WITHOUT DULLING IT (EX. NOT HITTING THE GROUND ETC.)

MAY 20

-LEARN HOW TO DO GENERAL SIMPLE LIMB ROPING

MAY 21

-LEARN HOW WE MAKE AND USE OUR COME-ALONG TECHNIQUE

MAY 22-23

-LEARN TIME MANAGEMENT SKILLS AND HIT YOUR DEADLINES EVERYDAY

MAY 25-27

-LEARN TO USE THE THROW BALL

MAY 28-30

MASTER THESE SKILLS AND BE PROMOTED TO LEVEL 3...

MAY 30 

TEST DAY


LEVEL 3  ROOKIE GROUNDSMAN


JUNE 1-6

-CONTINUE TO FULFILL YOUR LEVEL 1 AND 2 DUTIES OR LOSE YOUR OPPORTUNITY NO EXCUSES!

-LEARN AND MASTER ROPING TECHNIQUES FOR ALL SITUATIONS


JUNE 8-9

-LEARN HOW TO FILE (SHARPEN) THE SAW CHAIN


JUNE 10

-LEARN TO CUT GAPS AND FALL TREES


JUNE 1-12

MASTER THESE SKILLS AND BE PROMOTED TO LEVEL 4...

JUNE 12

TEST DAY

LEVEL 4  GENERAL GROUNDSMAN


JUNE 15-17

-CONTINUE TO FULFILL YOUR LEVEL 1-3 DUTIES OR LOSE YOUR OPPORTUNITY NO EXCUSES!

-LEARN TO DRIVE AND DUMP THE TRAILER

-MAKE SURE ALL SAWS ARE SHARP AND READY TO WORK EVERY MORNING

JUNE 18-20

-LEARN RIGGING SKILLS (YOU WILL HAVE SEEN THIS A LOT SO YOU SHOULD CATCH ON QUICK)

-LEARN TO SET UP ROPING LINES IN TREES FROM THE GROUND

JUNE 22-26

-LEARN TO CUT AND ROPE FULL TREES FROM THE GROUND

-LEARN TO RIG TREES TO BE ROPED INTO OTHER TREES

JUNE 15-JULY 3

MASTER THESE SKILLS AND BE PROMOTED TO LEVEL 5...

JULY 3

TEST DAY


LEVEL 5  PROFESSIONAL GROUNDSMAN


JULY 6-10 

-CONTINUE TO FULFILL YOUR LEVEL 1-4 DUTIES OR LOSE YOUR OPPORTUNITY NO EXCUSES!

AT THIS POINT YOU HAVE THE SKILLS NOW YOU NEED THE KNOWLEDGE

-LEARN THE DISEASES THAT TREES GET AND LEARN TO IDENTIFY THEM ON THE JOB

-LEARN THE CHARACTERISTICS OF EACH DIFFERENT TREE AS IN DURABILITY, ROOT STABILIZATION, ETC.

-LEARN TO POINT OUT DIFFERENT INSECTS THAT KILL TREES


JULY 13-17

-LEARN TO TRAIN AND HELP OTHERS MEET THEIR GOALS AND BE PROMOTED

-LEARN HOW TO CORRECTLY HANDLE DISPUTES WITH OTHERS AND COME TO PEACEFUL RESOLUTIONS


JULY 20-24

-LEARN TIME MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES. YOU WILL SET THE TIMES FOR THE GROUND EVERYDAY THIS WEEK


JULY 24

TEST DAY!!!

MASTER THESE SKILLS AND BE PROMOTED TO LEVEL 6...


LEVEL 6  GROUND MANAGER PROFESSIONAL TREE EXPERT

PAY $600 PER WEEK


JULY 27-AUGUST 14

-CONTINUE TO FULFILL YOUR LEVEL 1-5 DUTIES IF NEEDED!

-MANAGE ALL GROUNDSMAN

-MAKE SURE EVERYONE IS PROGRESSING AND HITTING THEIR GOALS

-MAKE SURE YOU AND ALL GROUNDSMAN COMPLETE ALL WORK GIVEN TO BY CREW SUPERVISOR

-BE AN EXAMPLE FOR YOUR GUYS AND ALWAYS CONDUCT YOURSELF AS A LEADER


CONGRATULATIONS YOU'VE OFFICIALLY COMPLETED THE PROGRAM


A GOOD GROUND MANAGER IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT PARTS OF THE CREW, BUT THERE'S ONLY SO FAR YOU CAN GO IN THIS BUSINESS FINANCIALLY AT THIS LEVEL OF MANAGEMENT. NOW IT'S TIME TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP IN YOUR CAREER.


NEXT STEP... START THE TRAINING PROGRAM TO BECOME A CLIMBER

PAY STARTING AT $600 PER WEEK