This is a person who specifically deals with the trimming of trees. This may also include, filling cavities in trees with cement after removing the rotten matter in these cavities, splitting wooden blocks, controlling diseases by spaying the recommended insecticide to the whole or just the infected part of the tree among other activities.
Apart from the general tending of trees, those who trim or dream to become professionals in tree trimming should be able to do the following:
-Operate and control the different types of equipment used in the trimming activities. This will include monitoring the working of the said machinery to make sure they are in good working conditions all the time.
Monitoring the equipment during operation will help in identified a fault early enough before it injures personnel and other people who may be present.
-They should be good listeners. This will help them understand concepts and ideas for other people either in the trimming team or from clients and bosses. After listening they should be able to coordinate and find solutions to complex problems.
-They should be able to instill their knowledge in others through teaching and coaching juniors in the tree trimming field.
Additionally, a tree trimmer should have great knowledge of the following:
While in tree sector, you are likely to meet different people from different cultures and languages. You should be able to clearly communicate in English because it’s an international language known by many.
Whether it’s on a personal level, on a customer level, good and professional services is vital. To make it happen, you must strive to satisfy the customer through following quality standards, customer needs specification etc.
-Knowledge of different transportation needs.
At some point, you will need to transport trees from one place to another and sometimes it involves very diverse geographical locations.
Having knowledge of the different types of transportation will help you make an informed decision on which one to use in different situations.
Lastly, a tree trimmer must be very knowledgeable about public safety. This will help in ensuring the safety of people and property in both local and national and state operations.