Climbing Arborist

  • Employer: Out on a Limb Tree co LLC
  • Location: Seattle WA
  • Salary: DOE

Job Description

Title: Climbing Arborist

Schedule: Full Time Position, work 4 Ten hour days/week

Location: Seattle WA

Salary: Depending on Experience


Job Description

Out on a Limb Tree co LLC is hiring! With over 20 years in business working in the Seattle area, we've built a strong customer base and have at least a 6 week backlog most of the year. Salary is competitive and benefits are excellent. We are looking for one full-time climber to add to our team.

Out on a Limb is a full service tree company, from fine pruning to retrenchment pruning of big, overmature trees. We install 3 types of cabling systems and also do bracing. ANSI A300 pruning standards and ISA Best Management Practices are used as the definitive guides in decisions regarding appropriate management protocols. ANSI z133 is our standard for safety protocols. Roughly 70% of our work is pruning and 30% removal.


  • 1-2 years climbing experience
  • Valid Drivers License and reliable transportation
  • References
  • Professional and punctual
  • Ability to lift 40-50 pounds repeatedly through the day
  • Ability to work safely at height, including from ladders

Preferred Qualifications

  • ISA certified

Benefits include

  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • 80% Employer paid Medical/Dental after 60 days
  • 3% matching IRA after 2 years
  • 2 weeks PTO per year, increasing to 3 weeks after 2 years
  • Training and education opportunities include paid attendance at PNW ISA annual training conference

Kathy Holzer
Out on a Limb Tree co
Seattle WA

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to