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UCCE seeks Area Environmental Horticulture Cooperative Extension Advisor - Assistant Rank

7/22/2015 - Fresno, Madera, Tulare and Kigs Counties

The University of California’s division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) seeks an academic advisor who can conduct a multi-county-based extension, education, and applied research program that will provide technical support for sustainable and best management practices to professionals in the turfgrass, ornamental, and environmental horticulture industries, including landscape maintenance, floriculture and nursery production, arboriculture/urban forestry, and golf course/sports turf management.

We seek an advisor who is:

  • An innovative researcher that has the ability and commitment to develop an applied research program, evaluate programs, and report accomplishments, results, and potential or actual impacts to scientific and lay audiences.
  • A leader that can inspire and provide oversight to Master Gardener program coordinators and volunteers.
  • A collaborator, who can develop partnerships and leverage resources to deliver innovative approaches that will develop, strengthen and expand the local delivery of statewide programs; one who can collaborate with UC ANR Strategic Initiatives, program teams, workgroups, and specialists; county governments and programs, the private sector, and others within the research/extension network.
  • A visionary, who can complement UC ANR’s Strategic Vision, optimizing opportunities for conducting outstanding research and extension programs that meet the needs of Californians.

 

For information about UC ANR, the rich breadth of program scope and delivery, and how we are making a difference in California, candidates are invited to visit our Web site: http://ucanr.edu/

 

 

This is an academic career track appointment with the following requirements:

 

  • A minimum of a master's degree is required in an appropriate agricultural discipline such as environmental/ornamental horticulture, urban agriculture or a closely related field.
  • Experience working with ornamental production, turfgrass, forestry, or landscape maintenance, and/or small scale agriculture production industries would be beneficial.
  • A demonstrated ability in applied agricultural research and extension experience is highly desirable.
  • Supervisory experience is desirable.
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.

Beginning salary will be in the Cooperative Extension Assistant to Associate Advisor Rank, and commensurate with applicable experience and professional qualifications. We have great benefits, for more information visit the UC Benefits Web site: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/

Learn more about what makes UC ANR a great place to work and see the full position
announcement and application process:
Visit http://ucanr.edu/jobs or contact Kim Ingram at
ANRacademicsearch@ucop.edu or call (530) 750-1282 and refer to position listing AP#15-05.
Apply by August 28, 2015 to assure full consideration.


Bartlett Tree Experts seeks Climber

7/15/2015 - San Francisco

Bartlett Tree Experts is currently searching for an experienced Climber to join the team at our San Francisco, CA office.  We will help with relocation for the right candidate!!

The ideal candidates will have 2+ years’ experience climbing with rope and saddle in the tree care industry.  A CDL is a big plus as well!

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Performs all required ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader or designated supervisor

MISCELLANEOUS DUTIES

  • Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the crew leader or designated supervisor, arborist representative, or local manager

Bartlett Tree Experts provides every employee with:

  • Great Benefits and competitive compensation
  • Opportunity for a long term career with potential for growth
  • EOE Employer

Contact Michael Santora at msantora@bartlett.com or 203-323-1131 if interested.


West Coast Arborists seeks Data Collector & Certified Arborist

7/13/2015 - LA and Orange County area or San Jose and Santa Clara area

West Coast Arborists, Inc. (WCA, Inc.) is seeking a Data Collector & Certified Arborist to perform data collection for new tree inventories and to maintain existing inventories. Applicant must be able to identify all common Southern California street tree species and Northern California tree species.

 
• Must be an ISA Certified Arborist or qualified to become one
• Work is outdoors and requires walking
• Must be comfortable working with computers
• Valid California license
• Good driving record
• Company vehicle & insurance provided
• Competitive salary offered-depending on experience
• Work area is primarily Los Angeles & Orange Counties, and San Jose/Santa Clara area but may be asked to travel to other areas may be required.



Interested applicants must complete an employment application.

Apply online at www.wcainc.com

or in person at
WCA Anaheim
2200 E. Via Burton St.
Anaheim, CA 92806
800-521-3714


Bartlett Tree Experts seeks Climber

7/7/2015 - Mesa, AZ

Bartlett Tree Experts is currently searching for an experienced Climber to join the team at our Mesa, AZ office.  We will help with relocation for the right candidate!!

The ideal candidates will have 2+ years’ experience climbing with rope and saddle in the tree care industry.  A CDL is a big plus as well!

PRIMARY DUTIES:
Performs all required ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader or designated supervisor

MISCELLANEOUS DUTIES:
Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the crew leader or designated supervisor, arborist representative, or local manager

Bartlett Tree Experts provides every employee with:

  • Great Benefits and competitive compensation
  • Opportunity for a long term career with potential for growth
  • EOE Employer

Contact Michael Santora at msantora@bartlett.com or 203-323-1131 if interested.


City of Sunnyvale seeks Tree Maintenance Worker

6/30/2015 - Sunnyvale, CA

The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Tree - Maintenance Worker II for the Public Works Department. This position serves on a tree crew; prunes, sprays, feeds and fertilizes; stakes and cares for trees.   Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, six months of tree maintenance experience and a CA Class B Driver’s license with a safe driving record.

A complete application consists of a City application, responses to the required supplemental questions and a current within 30 days of application DMV record printout. 

The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. The position opens Monday, June 29, 2015 and final filing date is Monday, July 27, 2015 by 5:00 pm. 

For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: jobs.inSunnyvale.com


Cagwin and Dorward seeks Tree Care Manager Trainee

6/11/2015 - North Bay Area, CA

Title: Tree Care Manager Trainee

Organization Description: How would you like to be a part of a company that treats employees with dignity and respect? Cagwin and Dorward is a landscaping contractor that has built a culture around our values, collaboration and teamwork. We are a dynamic company that provides career opportunities combined with learning and growth. If you are looking for a long-term career, Cagwin might be the place for you!

Cagwin & Dorward is a full service landscape provider specializing in landscape maintenance, landscape construction, water management, and tree care for commercial, municipal and residential customers.

From 15 local service centers, we serve the greater San Francisco Bay Area from Santa Rosa in the north, to Monterey in the south and east to Sacramento.

The successful candidate will dispatch out of Rohnert Park.

We value learning, respect, integrity, commitment, accountability, leadership, honor, courage and results.

Job Description:                       

The Tree Care Management Training program is designed to prepare candidates for tree care management positions through on-the-job experience of job duties. If you learn quickly, take initiative, are very organized, and have commitment, this may be the right opportunity for you.

The Tree Care Management Training program lasts between 6-12 months, after which you may be promoted to a Tree Care Manager.

  • Learn to coordinate, supervise, assist and train crew members in tree care operations utilizing the Company's arboricultural practices and techniques. Train crews to work efficiently, within the allotted time budgeted for each account. Learn to monitor performance and conduct employee evaluations of crew members.
  • Learn to create and maintain an ongoing prospecting and lead generation system that includes meeting with and qualifying prospects, maintaining relationships and preparing bids.
  • Successfully pass all company training (certification) requirements of this position and of the direct report personnel, to be able to fill any working direct report position in the event of an absence.
  • Learn and submit site management reports as may be required. Respond to customer requests and telephone communications

To apply:                                      

To apply and see qualifications click on this link: Click here


Arbor Age seeking Climber/Driver

5/18/2015 - San Diego, CA

Arbor Age Tree Service, Inc. is seeking a full-time, professional Climber / Driver with the ability to drive (& drag brush). We also have space for an on-call worker to help when needed. If you meet the Minimum Requirements, please call Chris at Office: (877) 906-8733 or Cell: (619) 977-5311 – OR - e-mail him at chrisjtempleton@cox.net.

See the full job description here.