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Friends of the Urban Forest Seeks Tree Care Assoicate

11/30/2016 - San Francisco, CA

The Tree Care Associate is responsible for assisting with the achievement of Tree Care Program goals, including scheduled and urgent tree care, tree care education, volunteer recruitment & development. This position requires skills & knowledge in tree identification, proper species selection, planting and training young trees, long term tree care, pest and disease diagnosis, ability to communicate information to property owners, create volunteer rapport and training, good organization, teaching, and customer service.
The Tree Care Associate position will include some office and field work including digital communications, database management, public speaking, some heavy lifting (40 lbs.) and driving company vehicles. Some Saturday and rare evening availability required. The Tree Care Associate works closely with staff, community members, community groups, FUF volunteers, and participants in FUF's Green Teens program. Reports to the Program Director with day-to-day supervision by the Tree Care Manager.
We are looking for candidates who are dedicated to FUF’s mission and have a commitment to exclusivity and diversity. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds who feel they will be able to succeed in the duties outlined to apply. After accepting the job, the employee will submit to a background check and fingerprinting as required by the California Penal Code for adults who work with minors.

Details and Responsibilities
-Tree Care Events
-Coordinates neighborhood volunteer tree care events 1 day every week (50 per year) and 1 Saturday per month (12 per year)
-Attends all Tree Care events to assist in execution (2-3 per week)
-Coordinates and supervises tree care events, including loading all materials and tools, educating and supervising volunteers, ensuring a safe work environment and ensure proper disposal of green waste.
-Coordinate and manage Tree Care Leaders based on ability and availability.
-Develop, coordinate and execute corporate Treeage workdays. With a goal of 2 per year.
-Ensure that all visited trees are recorded and that data is entered into the database and data sheets are filed.
-Ensure that all record data is up to date and accurate.
-Ensure that volunteer hours are recorded and entered into database.
Administrative Duties
-Responds to advice-line calls, emails, and walk-ins questions.
-Assist with the development of the Tree Care budget and expenditures.
-Assist in scheduling of the year's Tree Care events.
-Assist in the maintenance and tracking of tools and supplies.
-Assist in keeping website up to date with current tree care schedule. 
-Assist in improving field data collection and Salesforce database.
-Assist in improving the usability response times of the Tree Care Advice line.

Other Duties
-Participate and assist in events and activities that promote FUF's mission and help to improve the overall health of the city's urban forest as directed by the Program Director.
-Supervises and supports Arborist Apprentice Program and Intern Program as it relates to Tree Care.
-Maintains tools in clean working order.
-Maintains FUF vehicles and storage shed in clean and organized working order.
-Trains and Supervises new Tree Care staff, interns, Green Teens and volunteers as needed.

Salary: Full time with benefits. $38,000 - $42,000 Depending On Experience. 
Status: Job will remain open until position filled.

Qualified & interested candidates, please e-mail a cover letter and your resume to Doug Wildman at

Tree Davis Seeks Executive Director

11/15/2016 - Davis, CA

Tree Davis is seeking qualified candidates for the Executive Director position. Tree Davis is a non-profit organization dedicated to keeping Davis clean, green, and cool by enhancing and expanding the urban forest. Tree Davis’ dedicated volunteers have been planting, monitoring, and caring for trees in the Davis area since 1992. Governed by a Board of Directors, the work of Tree Davis is currently carried out by the Executive Director, a professional staff of two, seasonal interns, and dozens of volunteers. The organization is funded by grants, donations, and a partnership with the City of Davis.
For more information, visit

Position Summary
The Executive Director, under direction from the Tree Davis Board of Directors, has overall responsibility to manage the programs and day-to-day operations of Tree Davis, including supervision of program staff, interns, and community volunteers. The Executive Director of Tree Davis must be an energetic, experienced, and passionate leader who will continue to grow community support for Tree Davis’ tree planting and stewardship programs and ensure the organization’s long-term viability and effectiveness.

For more information on the Job Announcement and Description

Bartlett Seeks Arborist Climber

11/15/2016 - Various


Do you want to work for a company with a track record that’s over 100 years old? Join one of leading companies in the tree care industry that allows you to thrive in a safety-first, promote-from-within environment.

Bartlett Tree Experts is currently searching for experienced Climbers to join the team in San Jose. We offer year-round employment and provide training and educational opportunities that are unparalleled in the industry. We will assist with relocation for the right candidate.

At least 1 year of experience climbing with rope and saddle in the tree care industry
A degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Environmental Sciences, Plant Sciences or a related field
Commercial Driver’s License is preferred but not required
ISA Arborist Certification is preferred but not required

This position will involve pruning and general maintenance of trees and shrubs on residential and commercial properties. Candidates must have prior experience with climbing, knots, chainsaw operation, and pruning.
Performs all required ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader or designated supervisor
Demonstrates and practices proper climbing techniques and procedures
Demonstrates and practices proper pruning and small removal skills
Demonstrates and practices proper rigging techniques
Understands and demonstrates proficiency in all aspects of the ground person position
Learns, understands, and adheres to all safety rules and company safety policies
Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the crew leader or designated supervisor, arborist representative, or local manager

Medical/Dental, Flexible spending, 401K Match, Thrift Savings Account

To apply, please visit our careers page or send your resume to Nicole Belhumeur Corporate Recruiter

Houston Arborist seeks Tree Workers

10/27/2016 - California

Looking To Hire-
Professional experienced tree climbers, tree removal expert, arborists, bobcat operators, skid steer operators, bucket truck operators, chippers & trucks, chain saw operators and rope men. 
Full time positions and part time available. Family time is important and if needed time off to visit family each month is not a problem.  Hourly pay depending on experience. Overtime and double time paid. Guaranteed 20 hrs of overtime each week. 6 days a week, all year long. Weekly Pay. We will pay for transportation to California. Living arrangement and lunches paid for!!

Experienced tree climbers $22-30.00 per hr
Bucket Truck Operators - Must have tree removal experience $17-21.00 per hr
Experienced saw men & rope men $15-18.00 per hr
Bobcat/skid steer operators, must have experience with grapple bucket $15-18.00 per hr

 Day Labor employment available also, call for details Live Answer! 

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IECLT Seeks Tree Climbers/Bucket Workers

10/18/2016 - Canyon Country, CA

IECLT, Inc is a Certified Disabled Veteran Owned Business (DVBE #1720300)
We are owned and operated by Disabled Veterans.  We have many Public Works and Municipal Tree Trimming opportunities.  We currently have 7 LA City Contracts in hand for immediate work!!!

-Short or Long Term Employment Opportunities.
-Top $$ and Completion Bonus.
-$1000 Signing bonus for first 2 hires, or referrals.
-We provide equipment and Bucket trucks, or you provide your own. 
-Tree Climber or Bucket Worker. 

For Companies: 
-Current and Future Sub Contracting Opportunities – TOP Dollar Per Tree paid.

As a member of the Western Chapter of the ISA, our intentions are to do business together and grow future contracting opportunities, all of which help homeless, struggling and recovering veterans. Please keep that in mind when responding.  

If helping veterans out and making money makes sense to you, please do call me. Steve DiPressi 661-860-6066 Call, Text or email

Integrity Tree Seeks Tree Climbers

10/13/2016 - Phoenix, AZ

Integrity Tree Service is seeking an experienced tree climber to join our team. The ideal candidate will have 1+ yrs experience climbing with rope and saddle in the tree care industry.
-Demonstrates proficiency in all aspects of ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties
-Follows directions from the crew leader or designated supervisor
-Participates in all job site safety briefings
-Utilizes all appropriate personal protective equipment
-Learns to identify the basic trees and shrubs common to the service area
-Develops a basic understanding of tree growth
-Demonstrates tree risk assessment skills
-Demonstrates equipment inspection skills
-Demonstrates application of approved knots
-Demonstrates and practices climbing techniques and procedures
-Demonstrates and practices pruning and small removal skills
-Demonstrates and practices rigging techniques
-Assists with driving, backing, dumping, and parking duties
-Learns and understands the dangers associated with electrical hazards
-Maintains assigned company gear
-Reports for duty at the designated location on time each day
-Learns, understands, and adheres to all safety rules and company safety policies
-Actively participates in all safety training sessions by asking questions and engaging in discussion
-Communicates well with all crew members and crew leader
-Strives to improve job skills
Integrity Tree Service has been in business for 27 years and provides the opportunity for upward mobility within the company.
-Accredited with the Tree Care Industry Association
-Accredited Member of the Better Business Bureau
-Recipient of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Impact Award
-Recipient of the Better Business Bureau Business Ethics Award
-Benefits include: Health and Dental Insurance; paid holidays/vacation; 401(k)
-Starting-pay based on experience
-Equal Opportunity Employer

Everything done with Integrity!

A printable employment application is available at
Resumes may be sent by fax to 602-788-0006 or emailed to
Download the job description here: ITSI Climber Ad - Long Updated.pdf

Cagwin and Dorward seek Tree Care Managers and Trainees

7/28/2016 - Northern California

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.
We value learning, respect, integrity, commitment, accountability, leadership, honor, courage and results. If you learn quickly, take initiative, are very organized, and have commitment, this may be the right opportunity for you.
Benefit Package includes Health insurance, Paid holidays, Paid vacation, 401(k) plan

We are hiring for multiple tree care positions in several cities. Qualifications you should have include:
- Possess and utilize good interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with customers, employees and management.
- Must be able to read and write English.
- Must possess a valid California driver's license with a driving record acceptable to the Company's insurance carrier.
- Previous and verifiable experience with a tree care company.

Check out our opportunities below. For all other tree care openings, visit:

1. Tree Care Manager
The Tree Care Manager manages and sells tree care work under the direct supervision of the Tree Care Department Manager.
- 2 year's sales and management experience
- Must be competent in basic computer skills utilizing Microsoft Windows and Office.
- Bachelor's degree in related field or comparable work related experience.
- Hold and maintain Certified Arborist License.
- Livermore:
- Rohnert Park:
- Union City:

2. Tree Care Manager Trainee
The Tree Care Management Training program is designed to prepare candidates for tree care management positions through on-the-job experience of job duties. 
The Tree Care Management Training program lasts between 6-12 months, after which you may be promoted to a Tree Care Manager.
- Successfully pass all company training (certification) requirements of this position and of the direct report personnel.
- Hold and maintain Certified Arborist License.
- Novato:
- Rohnert Park: