Tree Trim Academy – Recruiting Now!

What’s Happening?

DTE is building a Detroit-based Tree Trimming Academy to provide training for those seeking a career in Line Clearance Tree Trimming. DTE Tree Trim Academy will open its doors in the spring of 2021. [Located HERE]


Line Clearance Tree Trimmers clear trees and debris away from electrical lines that power homes, neighborhoods, schools and businesses.


DTE and IBEW will need 200 Line Clearance Tree Trimmers in the next three years.

Qualification Requirements:
– 18+
– GED/HS Diploma
– Driver’s License
– Drug Screen

This is a felony-friendly opportunity, with the exception of CSC offenses


If You:

– Like working outdoors
– Enjoy working with your hands
– Like using power tools
– Aren’t afraid of heights

This could be a great opportunity for you!

*Please note: the assessment and training will be conducted in English.



Contact 313-494-4300 or fill out this interest form!