August 18, 2023
Plant Health Care Technician — Austin, TX
Are you passionate about trees and their well-being? We’re seeking a skilled and dedicated Plant Health Care Technician to join our team. As a key player in our tree service, you’ll be responsible for providing expert fertilization and treatments to ensure the vitality of our client’s trees. With your experience and knowledge, you’ll help us maintain the lush beauty of the urban tree environment while preserving the landscape.
What we’re looking for:
-TDA Pesticide applicator’s license a must
-Comprehensive knowledge of tree health, soil science, and fertilization techniques
-Ability to diagnose and treat various tree diseases and pests
-Strong attention to detail and safety protocols
-Excellent communication skills to educate clients about PHC and tree care
Why choose Wilder Tree Company?
-A dynamic and inclusive work environment that values your expertise
-Opportunity for continuous learning and professional development
-Collaborative team that shares a passion for tree care and environmental stewardship
-Competitive compensation package including benefits
If you’re ready to contribute your skills to a team dedicated to the well-being of trees and landscapes, apply now! Help us nurture nature with your expertise. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and TDA pesticide applicators licenseContact email: email@example.com
number. Your journey towards a greener future starts here!
May 30, 2023
Texas Conservation Corps – San Antonio
Are you interested in gaining experience in disaster mitigation, habitat restoration, trail projects, and disaster relief with opportunities to camp across Texas?
Texas Conservation Corps (TXCC) participants engage in hands-on conservation projects on public lands, coastal regions, National Parks and recreational areas across the Central Southern United States. The Conservation Corps experience builds leadership skills, connection with community, and prepares young people with skills needed to enter the workforce with a strong work ethic and sense of service!
Conservation and Disaster Crews: These crews are focused on conservation projects throughout Texas landscapes. Crew Leaders and Members complete habitat restoration and trail projects with a variety of partners, from the National Park Service to local County Parks. Though most of the season will consist of conservation projects, these crews remain on-call and able to deploy should a flood, fire, hurricane, or other disasters occur. TXCC is both a state and federal resource during disasters, and leaders receive training in spontaneous volunteer management, donations management, and the Incident Command System. Common partners include FEMA and the Texas Department of Emergency Management.
This is a full-time seasonal term-based AmeriCorps position working outdoors that specifically focuses on gaining experience in disaster mitigation, habitat restoration, trail projects, and disaster relief. We highly recommend researching more about AmeriCorps programs and Texas Conservation Corps in advance!
AmeriCorps Term Lengths (900 Hour)
Crew Leader – July 10, 2023 – January 19, 2024 Crew Member – July 24, 2023 – January 19, 2024
$2,400-$2,720 per month + End-of-Service AmeriCorps Education Award
- $1,459.26-$6,895 | Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: money for qualified student loans, higher education and training programs. Learn more about AmeriCorps and this award.
- Health insurance (at no cost to participants) 3. Non-private student loan deferment 4. First Aid certification 5. Technical and Fundamental skills training 6. FEMA certifications 7. Opportunity to network with partnering agencies: Including US Forest Service, Texas Forest Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife, and National Park Service 8. Public Land Corps Non-Competitive Hiring Eligibility status for jobs on Federal Lands
HOW TO APPLY
Apply here (Two-Step Process: 1. Interest Form & 2. Full Application): https://veoci.com/v/p/form/a6vrjwkwv3tr?c=133766
*The Full Application link is emailed after completing an Interest Form*
General Crew Type, Open Position, Qualifications, and Benefits Information found on our website here: https://americanyouthworks.org/programs/cc/join/Contact email: jointxcc@AYW.org
April 10, 2023
Environmental Review Specialist Senior – Austin
The City of Austin, Development Services Department (DSD) is seeking a qualified arborist and/or landscape architect to work for the City Arborist Program in the Development Services Department. The City Arborist implements the City of Austin urban forest preservation and replenishment regulations. The Environmental Review Specialist Sr. duties may include reviewing residential, site plan, and/or municipal development projects for compliance with the City of Austin’s urban forest preservation and replenishment regulations.
Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Environmental Science, Life Science, Natural Science or related field, plus four (4) years of relevant experience.
Master’s degree may substitute for two (2) years of the required experience.
ISA Certified Arborist:firstname.lastname@example.org
Experience in Landscape Architecture.
Knowledge of City of Austin Land Development Code related to tree regulations.
Ability to comprehend construction drawings for residential and commercial development projects.
Experience in customer service and dispute resolution.
Ability to travel to more than one work location.
April 6, 2023
Arborist Supervisor – UT El Paso
Reviews and evaluates tree maintenance needs and takes appropriate action.
Prepares, maintains, updates and reviews tree inventory; prepares written and oral reports regarding tree planting and tree removal to Grounds Management Personnel and other University personnel.
Knowledge of local tree and plant species and arboricultural practices.
Knowledge of tree maintenance methods and equipment.
Ability to safely climb trees to perform proper pruning.
Knowledge of insects and diseases that infect trees and plants in the southern region and the actions necessary to correct problems.
Knowledge of all Microsoft Office software and able to learn and use institutional software systems.
Complies with all State and University policies.
Other duties may be assigned.
Supervisory Responsibilities Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s objectives, policies and applicable laws.
Completion of two year certificate in arboriculture, horticulture or forestry. Three years of experience, related to the statement of duties and responsibilities; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Qualifications. Bachelor’s degree preferred. International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Arborist Certification or able to become certified within one year of employment.
The application link is the following and the Job ID is 7612:email@example.com
March 30, 2023
Certified Arborist: Arboriculture Consultant & Estimator – Austin
We are looking for a full-time certified arborist to join our team. Candidates must be a ISA Certified Arborist and have 2+ years of verifiable, arboriculture consulting & sales experience. Additional ISA certifications and/or a degree in a relatable field are a plus, but are not required. We offer a competitive salary+commission compensation (based upon experience) with bonus opportunities, paid time off, paid holidays, retirement option upon eligibility, company phone and a company vehicle for use while completing company business. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license. Bilingual Spanish and English speakers are a plus.
Capitol Tree Care, LLCContact email: James@arboristaustin.com
March 27, 2023
Landscape Architect or Landscape Planner – Carrollton
Responsible for enforcement and administration of landscape compliance for private and public development and City landscape and corridor beautification. Duties include but not limited to reviewing development plans, commercial landscape plans, capital improvement plans and landscape irrigation permits and tree removal permits; inspecting compliance with the landscape codes relevant to tree preservation and landscaping regulations; and, investigating complaints of alleged violations and enforcement of city codes and ordinances. Work requires limited supervision and the use of independent judgment and discretion, as well as landscape and graphic design skills for presentations and reports of city projects.
Applications for the position may be made at Work for the City | City of Carrollton, TXContact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
March 27, 2023
Trail/Preserve Steward – Williamson County
OPENING DATE: 03/09/23
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
LOCATION: Southwest Regional Park: 219 Perry Mayfield, Leander
DEPARTMENT: Williamson County Parks
Reporting directly to an assigned Manager or Director, responsible for performing stewardship duties of trails, preserves, caves, and associated conservation entities. Plans, researches, and implements outreach and educational programs for all ages.
A Williamson County online application (resumes alone are not sufficient) must be received before the position is closed. Positions are open until filled, subject to close at any time after five (5) business days. The Human Resources Department is located at 100 Wilco Way, Georgetown, TX 78626. Phone (512) 943-1533 or visit our website at www.wilco.org/hr.Contact email: email@example.com
February 3, 2023
Urban Forester, City of Pflugerville
As an Urban Forester for the City, you will be planning, developing, and directing the implementation of an urban forest management program.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
Consult on matters regarding City tree ordinance; Interpret tree surveys, site, landscape, irrigation, and grading plans; Respond to requests for information from the public Properly interpret and make decisions in accordance with laws, regulations, ordinances, policies, and procedures; Provide scientific and technical advice on urban forestry issues Develop and maintain tree inventory data through GIS systems and prepare work programs and planting specifications provide oversight of contract management for arboricultural work; Conduct inspections and monitor work before, during, and after construction Develop and maintain standard procedures for tree maintenance; Train personnel in tree management; Coordinate and document the removal of hazardous trees and branches Deliver education, outreach, and technical assistance to stakeholders including various boards and commissions, civic groups, and school-aged groups on various topics, including but not limited to tree planting and maintenance, urban storm-water management/green infrastructure, etc.
Coordinate annual Community Arbor Day celebration; Maintain City’s eligibility for Tree City USA status; Applies for and manages grants and ensures budgets are accurate and deadlines are met Coordinate volunteer work projects; Supervising volunteers and/or contractors, and delegate tasks and authority Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Skill Requirements:
Formal Education: Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation, Urban Forestry, Forestry, Arboriculture, Environmental Services, or related field.
Relatable Work Experience: Two (2) years of experience in managing urban forestry or arboriculture programs or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certification Qualifications: Certified Arborist; International Society of Arboriculture Certification or the ability to attain within one (1) year of employment.
If you are interested in making a difference in the community and wish to join the Pflugerville team, go to pflugervilletx.gov under Employment Opportunities and apply today.Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
February 3, 2023
Line Clearance Tree Trimmer – Lubbock
We are looking for a Line clearance tree trimmer in Lubbock Texas.
We offer competitive pay and benefits.
Needs to have CDL
Please apply here: https://primaryus.applicantpro.com/jobs/
We look forward to hearing from you!Contact email: email@example.com
January 13, 2023
Climber – Houston
The purpose of this position is to execute the work orders provided by the Foreman in the fastest and safest way possible.
- Perform basic and advanced tree pruning techniques required to safely trim and remove trees near obstacles and in high-risk situations.
- Perform all general tree care; have general working knowledge and maintenance of the equipment used and requirements to complete work.
Assist the ground crew with job site cleanup.
- Minimum 2 years’ experience