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Ground Person

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Bartlett Tree Experts
Physical Address
1960 Old Willow Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
Job Description

1) Bartlett Tree Experts is located at 1960 Old Willow Road, Northbrook, IL60062, in Cook County, phone 847-559-9424.2) 14 Ground Person positions are open for temporary, full-time employment. 3) The Ground Person peakload job lasts from April 1, 2021 to December 1, 2021. No experience or education required. Duties include trimming, chipping, pruning, planting, watering, digging, weeding, collecting fallen leaves and branches, loading and unloading crew trucks. Ground Persons are assisting more-skilled staff in the care of trees, shrubs, hedges, planters, flowers, at parks, schools, residences, and municipal and commercial properties. Ground Persons perform physical activities that require the ability to bend, stretch, twist, and reach. Attendance at a Safety Briefing is required at the beginning of each work day. Ground Persons are exposed to outdoor weather conditions. Work shift is Monday thru Friday for 40 hours, 8am to 4pm. 4) The geographic area of this job is Cook County, and DuPage County, and Lake County, Illinois; will leave daily from Northbrook headquarters for jobsites. 5) Pay is $16.34 per hour or higher. 6) Overtime is offered regularly at $24.51 per hour or higher. 7) No on-the-job training required. Supervision and guidance are provided to Ground Persons directly on the job by skilled Crew Managers. Ground Persons do not supervise any staff. 8) Bartlett Tree Experts uses a single workweek as its standard for computing wages due. 9) Employees will be paid each week. Pay is provided unconditionally free and clear. 10) No housing option provided. 11) Bartlett Tree Experts will deduct all and only deductions required by law, such as income tax and social securty; no deductions from the worker’s paycheck as required by law. 12) Bartlett Tree Experts will reimburse workers who complete 50 percent of the work period covered by this job order the cost of transportation and daily subsistence and lodging from the place from which the worker has come to work for the employer, whether in the U.S. or abroad to the place of employment. 13) Bartlett Tree Experts will provide or pay for the worker’s cost of return transportation and daily subsistence from the place of employment to the place from which the worker, disregarding intervening employment, departed to work for the employer if the worker completes the employment period or is dismissed for any reason before the employment period ends. Where a worker must travel to obtain a visa so that the worker may enter the to come to work for Bartlett Tree Experts, the employer will pay for the transportation and subsistence costs of that part of travel too. The amount of transportation reimbursement will be equal to the most economical and reasonable common carrier for the distances involved. The amount of money that the worker will receive for daily subsistence will be at least $12.68 per day during travel to a maximum of $55.00 per day with receipts. 14) Bartlett Tree Experts provides daily transportation to job sites. Job crews leave from the Northbrook headquarters for job-sites each day. If necessary, worker can be picked up at home and returned home same day. No other travel required. 15) Workers will be reimbursed in the first workweek for all visa, visa processing, border crossing, and other related fees, including those mandated by the government (except passport fees). 16) Bartlett Tree Experts will provide workers at no charge or deposit all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the job. 17) Bartlett Tree Experts guarantees to offer work for hours equal to at least three-fourths of the workdays in each 12-week period of the total employment period. 18) Bartlett Tree Experts does not utilize any agent or recruiter for the recruitment of H-2B Workers under this application for temporary employment. 19) Bartlett Tree Experts will first contact any U.S. former employee who might have been let go when Ground Person work slowed at the end of previous peakload. 20) Please inquire about the job opportunity or send applications and/or resumes, indicating availability, to Career Office Arlington Heights, 723 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005 Phone: 800-244-5631re#7611571.

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