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Federal Occupations Toolkit - Trade, Craft, and Labor Occupations
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Trade, Craft, and Labor Occupations
5042 — Tree Trimming and Removing

This occupation includes jobs involved in trimming, topping, and cutting down trees on roadways, grounds, parks, or other public lands, and includes thinning, pruning, trimming, and cutting away dead branches or excess branches from large trees, felling and cutting up trees, and removing stumps. The work requires knowledge of ropes, knots, rigging, and hitches; climbing trees; and operating equipment such as chainsaws, motorized winches, block and tackle, and shredder-grinder machines.