• September 3, 2020

    Tree Crew Foreman and Tree Climbers – Austin

    Capitol Tree Care is hiring (1) Tree Crew Foreman/Climber and (2) Tree Climber’s to be a part of our growing organization, in a full-time capacity. We are looking for motivated individuals looking to further their career. Capitol Tree Care is committed to employee career development and will assist in employee’s obtaining additional certification’s, qualification’s and further educational opportunities for professional improvement. Compensation is competitive and based upon experience. We also provide industry leading gear and equipment for our staff and proper PPE to provide a safe and efficient work environment for our team.

    Please email all resumes and correspondence to

    Requirements for ALL positions:

    Pass a drug test and back ground check upon hiring

    Have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

    Must have reliable transportation to get to work on time

    Must have experience with proper pruning, climbing and rigging practices/techniques

    Must have basic knowledge of tree identification

    Must speak English, bi-lingual a plus

    Must have verifiable job history

    Must have a positive attitude and be a reliable team worker

    Must be able to work extended hours, in harsh outdoor conditions

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    Tree Crew Foreman/Climber

    Minimum Required Skills & Qualifications:

    • Minimum 5-7 years experience in tree climbing, safe rigging practices, high-risk tree removals and installation of tree cabling/support systems
    • ISA Certified Arborist not required, but a plus

    Additional Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

    • Previous tree crew foreman experience
    • Degrees/certifications in a relatable field of study and/or ISA certifications/qualifications
    • ISA Certified Arborist and/or ISA Tree Climber Specialist

    Responsibilities:

    • Supervise, lead and work with tree crew in completing work orders in a safe, timely and professional manner
    • Prune and remove trees and install tree cabling/support systems, per ANSI standards
    • Point of contact with Arborist/salesperson, office and customers
    • Maintain equipment

    Compensation:

    • Based on experience and qualifications
    • Paid vacation, holidays and over-time
    • Company supplied uniforms and PPE

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    Tree Climber

    Minimum Required Skills & Qualifications:

    • 3-5 years experience with tree climbing, safe rigging practices, high-risk tree removals and installation of tree cabling/support systems

    Additional Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

    • Degrees/certifications in a relatable field of study and/or ISA certifications/qualifications
    • ISA Certified Arborist and/or ISA Tree Climber Specialist certifications

    Responsibilities:

    • Assist in completing work orders in a safe, timely and professional manner
    • Prune and remove trees and install tree cabling/support systems, per ANSI standards
    • Communicate with office, foreman and customers as needed

    Compensation:

    • Based on experience and qualifications
    • Paid vacation, holidays and over-time
    • Company supplied uniforms and PPE
    Contact email: James@arboristaustin.com
  • August 17, 2020

    Certified Arborist – Austin/San Antonio

    Tree Mann Solutions is looking for a part or full time certified arborist to assist in tree inventories, risk assessments, construction site monitoring, report writing, tree preservation management, etc.

    Preference for TRAQ candidates with Central TX tree id proficiency and strong communication skills (personal and written). Tree Mann Solutions services the greater Austin and San Antonio markets and focuses on arboriculture consulting services primarily for commercial and residential development projects.

    If you want to have flexible hours, interesting work, good pay, and like providing creative solutions to save good trees with new development, you’re a good fit!

    Pay commensurate upon experience and qualifications with $25.00 per hour base wage for position.

    Please email resumes to mark@treemannsolutions.com

    Contact email: mark@treemannsolutions.com
  • August 13, 2020

    Forestry Manager – City of Houston

    Applications Accepted from: All Persons Interested

    Division/Section: Greenspace Operations/Urban Forestry

    Workdays & Hours: M- F, 6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.*

    *Subject to change

    DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Houston Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to building a sustainable community and enhance the quality of urban life by providing safe well-maintained parks and offering affordable programming for our community. To achieve this mission, HPARD is seeking a Forestry Manager to join its Greenspace Operations Urban Forestry team. The potential candidate will play a key role in the following duties:

    Coordinates and oversees field aspects of planting programs, reviews planting plan requests from outside agencies and performs oversight and monitoring of tree planting contracts Works with Urban Forestry managers and department personnel to coordinate annual Arbor Day planting event Visits local nurseries and selects trees for mass planting projects throughout the city Coordinates tree planting schedules and plans with public utility companies, city agencies and the general public Coordinates and monitors activities of landscaping contractors to ensure work conforms to specifications and plant materials meet city quality standards Coordinates and monitors the activities of volunteer tree planting organizations Investigates various tree related 311 Service Requests by reviewing city right-of-ways and parks for hazard remediation and general tree maintenance needs Coordinates and conducts weekly in-house safety meetings and workshops with staff Reviews tree maintenance work performed by contractor; ensures work is satisfactory and completed as listed on the work order using proper arboriculture techniques and standards Reviews construction plans for tree protection compliance Prepares periodic employee performance evaluations; reviews contents with the employee Performs on-call duties in rotation with office staff throughout the calendar year As Tier I personnel, report to work as required during all major storm events to inspect trees in assigned maintenance zone Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

    WORKING CONDITIONS

    This position occasionally requires stooping or bending and light lifting (up to 20 pounds) may be required. There are occasional minor discomforts from exposure to less-than-optimal temperature and air conditions.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

    EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

    A Bachelor’s degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Botany or a related field is required, with at least one course in Dendrology.

    EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

    Four years of professional forestry or tree maintenance experience are required, including three of the years in a supervisory capacity.

    Substitution: An Associate’s degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Urban Forestry, Botany or a related field, with at least one course in Dendrology; and two years of journey level forestry or tree maintenance experience, may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree requirement.

    LICENSE REQUIREMENTS

    Must have a valid driver’s license and comply with the City of Houston’s policy on driving (AP 2-2)

    PREFERENCES:

    A firm knowledge of OSHA Regulations, ANSI Standards and/or any other federal, state or city regulations/standards relating to tree care operations, skill in coordinating projects involving multiple agencies, and the ability to communicate effectively and make oral presentations.

    **Eligible veteran applicants provided such persons possess the qualifications necessary for competent discharge of the duties involved in the position applied for, such persons are among the most qualified candidates for the position, and all other factors in accordance with Executive Order 1-6.**

    GENERAL INFORMATION:

    SELECTION/SKILLS TESTS REQUIRED

    The selection process will involve application review and/or interview.

    SAFETY IMPACT POSITION Yes

    If yes, this position is subject to random drug testing and if a promotional position, candidate must pass an assignment drug test.

    SALARY INFORMATION

    Factors used in determining the salary offered include the candidate’s qualifications as well as the pay rates of other employees in this classification. The salary range is: Pay Grade 24

    APPLICATION PROCEDURES

    Only online applications will be accepted for this City of Houston job and must be received by the Human Resources Department during posting opening and closing dates shown. Applications must be submitted online at: www.houstontx.gov.

    To view your detailed application status, please log-in to your online profile by visiting: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/houston/default.cfm or call 832-393-0429; 832-395-7108.

    If you need special services or accommodations, call 832-393-0429, 832-395-7108. (TTY 7-1-1).

    If you need login assistance or technical support call 855-524-5627.

    Due to the high volume of applications received, the Hiring Department will contact you directly, should you be selected to advance in our recruitment process.

     

    All new and rehires must pass a pre-employment drug test and are subject to a physical examination and verification of information provided.

     

    EEO Equal Employment Opportunity

    The City of Houston is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and providing a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based upon any legally protected status or protected characteristic, including but not limited to an individual’s sex, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, or pregnancy.

    Contact email:
  • June 23, 2020

    Tree Division Manager – DFW

    We have a valuable opportunity for the right candidate. We are looking for an experienced individual to help bring our tree pruning and removal services in house. Our ideal candidate will be motivated, well organized, capable of high levels of communication internally and externally. If this sounds like you please see below for additional job description, qualifications and benefits Prestonwood Landscape is a full service commercial Landscape company serving clients in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. We are highly focused on providing clients with unmatched customer service backed by a finished product that exceeds our clients expectations. We thrive on making our clients jobs easier by delivering a proactive management style. Prestonwood provides a fun yet productive work environment with the belief it’s important to have a good balance between work and personal time. We put a big emphasis on training and educating our employee’s which benefits both the individual and company.

    Job Description:

    1. Establish mission, goals and direction of tree division
    2. Perform and manage tree pruning/removal operations
    3. Estimate, propose and sell tree pruning and removals
    4. Hire, discipline, train, coach tree trimming crews
    5. Ensure safe operations are always performed by tree trimming crews
    6. Basic management and budgetary tasks will be required
    7. Communicate property issues to appropriate people

    Qualifications:

    1. Must be at least 25 years of age
    2. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
    3. Must have at least 3-5 years field experience in safe pruning and removal of trees
    4. Must have at least 3-5 years of experience safely climbing, rigging and working from bucket trucks
    5. Demonstrate ability to hire, train, coach and lead tree trimming crew
    6. Ability to identify hazards and prevent damage to persons or property during tree trimming operations
    7. Must have demonstrated ability to estimate, propose and sell tree pruning and removal services
    8. Have and maintain professional image
    9. Drivers license required. DMV check performed prior to employment
    10. Drug test given prior to employment
    11. Preferred degree in forestry, horticulture or business or other relevant discipline. Work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
    12. ISA Certified arborist or ability to become certified within 6 months of hire
    13. Strong communication, organizational and time management skills.
    14. Ability to work outside of typical hours in case of emergency tree operations

    Benefits:

    1. Company vehicle
    2. Computer, phone and iPad provided
    3. Health/Dental insurance offered.
    4. 401K match up to 4% of income.
    5. Paid vacation
    6. 6 paid holidays annually
    7. Full-time
    8. Salary range starting at $70,000 based on experience
    9. Commission available

     

    Contact email: pmh@prestonwoodlandscape.com
  • June 23, 2020

    Sales Certified Arborist – Dallas

    Our mission at D&J Arborists Tree Services is to enhance the lives of our clients, our families and our employees by providing a safe, clean, quality, non-polluted, aesthetically pleasing environment; while providing educational opportunities to increase the learning and knowledge base of trees, plant pathology, how they impact people and our environment. We are committed to treating our employees fairly and involving them in the quality improvement process to insure responsiveness and cost effective work execution. We strive to create a long term relationship with our clients, based on quality workmanship, extraordinary service, and aggressive performance.

    Our mission is: “To perform for our customers the highest level of quality arboricultural services at fair market competitive prices.”

    We are currently seeking a Selling Certified Arborist that agrees with our mission and brings experience to the position. This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to come out of retirement and work part-time as the sales component of our company. Other arboricultural certifications are a plus. Salary is negotiable and based upon experience, must have own transportation and a valid Texas Drivers License. Transportation expenses are reimbursed.

    For inquiries, please contact Julie Odum, D&J Arborist’s President, at julie@djarborist.com.

    Contact email: julie@djarborist.com
  • June 1, 2020

    Tree Climber, Austin

    Come and join an established arborist firm with a great reputation. Great pay for the right candidate. Heritage Tree Care, LLC, is seeking to fill a full-time position for a tree climber and/or foreman with a minimum of two years of experience. Must know proper climbing techniques. Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and your own transportation to and from work. Must be reliable and on time.

    Contact email: Arborist@txheritagetreecare.com
  • May 28, 2020

    PHC Division Manager

    Arbor Masters is recruiting to expand our Plant Health Care Division. Arbor Masters has been operating as a tree company for almost 65 years and operates in 6 locations (Blue Springs, MO – Shawnee, KS – Wichita, KS – Tulsa, OK – Oklahoma City, OK – Dallas, TX). Although we have a great base of plant health care sales at all our offices, we are looking for champion to develop and implement a company-wide plant health care sales strategy and training program that will be the foundation of our Plant Health Care Division.

    The PHC Division Manager will need to be self-motivated, ambitious, hard-working, mentally tough, with a positive attitude and outgoing personality. This position requires someone who fits our family-oriented and community centered culture, yet someone who takes a numbers approach to business decisions. He or She must be passionate about tree care and must have a background in horticulture/forestry and must be an ISA Certified Arborist.

    If you are interested in hearing more about this position or would like to apply, please contact Heather Dirksen at 214-668-6751

    Contact email: hdirksen@arbormasters.com
  • May 28, 2020

    Tree Care Technician – South Texas

    Private estate looking to hire arborists to maintain trees on private properties near Falfurrias, TX in Riviera and Encino Texas. Work includes climbing, pruning, removing, airspading and fertilizing trees. Moderate overnight travel may be required. Willing to train.

     

    Year round work, full health benefits offered along with 401k and paid vacation.

    Contact email: rstephens@elcoyote.com
  • May 28, 2020

    TREE CLIMBER / ARBORIST

    TEXAS TREES, A SAN ANTONIO TREE SERVICE COMPANY IS SEEKING TO FIND SKILLED & EXPERIENCED TREE CLIMBERS / ARBORISTS FOR IMMEDIATE HIRE!!!

    PAYING TOP DOLLAR FOR MOTIVATED, HARD WORKING & DEPENDABLE TEAM MEMBERS!

    OVERTIME PAY AVAILABLE HERE!!!

    START TODAY!!

    WE ARE OFFERING A $500 HIRING BONUS JUST FOR JOINING OUR TEAM!!! Call For Details.

    BENEFITS PACKAGE:

    – Sign on Bonus

    – Referral Bonuses

    – Performance Bonuses

    – Opportunity For Advancement

    – Company paid education classes & industry events

    – Overtime Pay (Regular Pay + 50%)

    – Emergency Pay (Regular Pay + 50%)

    – Company iPhone (Crew Leaders & Managers Only)

    – Company provided PPE & uniforms

    – Paid Vacation (1 Week per Year) (Qualify after 1 year of employment)

    – Paid Holidays (Christmas Day, New Years Day, Labor Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving) (Qualify after 6 months of employment)

    JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

    – Have valid identification

    – Drivers license and a clean driving record is a plus

    – Have verifiable job history

    – Have adequate experience in climbing, rigging & pruning

    – Be in good physical condition & able to work outdoors all day in hot or cold weather

    – Be familiar with and use proper ANSI tree care and safety standards at all times

    – Have proper documentation for legal employment

    – Must speak english, bilingual spanish is a plus

    – Be willing to take and pass a drug test and background check

    – Be dependable, honest & hardworking

    – Be courtious and professional with customers

    – Be able to get along with fellow employees and work as a team

    – Have transportation to work

     

    Please respond to this ad or call / text 210-559-5566 for more information or visit our website, www.texastrees.com to fill out an application.

    Contact email: mikefleming1188@gmail.com
  • March 16, 2020

    Climber – Denton

    We are a local and established tree service company in Denton for over 16 years. We are looking to expand our team with quality, hardworking Climbers. Please see the job description and requirements below. We look forward to hearing from you.

    Teamwork and good moral values

    Have 2 or more years experience in climbing Be authorized to work in the United States.

    Must be able to operate and maintain chainsaws Communicate proficiently Work hard and be ready to work in different outdoor conditions Must take direction well Able to operate a chipper truck, larger work trucks and heavy machinery a plus Must have a valid drivers license Back Ground check required

     

    All resumes and inquiries must be sent to office@samuelstreeservice.com before any phone calls are made. We look forward to hearing from you.

    Contact email: office@samuelstreeservice.com

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