In 2005, Karl left the oil rigs and pursued his career in the Tree Care Industry. With hard work and determination Karl advanced to Foremen in 2008, shortly after receiving his Utility Tree Trimmer Certification. In this time he gained experience running trim, slash, and mower operations all over Alberta.
In 2014, Karl became ISA Certified and started commercial trimming in the City of Calgary; trimming trees for health and defects, removing danger trees and performing rigging operations. In 2016 Karl was promoted to General Foreman and now oversees crews for various operations as well as dealing with customer relations.