ArborPro Inc., is an urban forestry consulting firm specializing in comprehensive GPS tree inventories as well as a variety of other urban forestry solutions. Our software utilizes the latest in GIS (Geographic Information System) technology to record, track, report, and manage tree data for clients in both the private and public sector.
LOCATION: We are seeking candidates for projects in California. There are opportunities to work on a long-term basis in California but travel will be required when necessary. A knowledge of local tree species in the West Coast is preferred.
DUTIES: The Inventory Arborist will provide our clients with detailed information and maintenance recommendations for individual trees within the urban forest. This involves an understanding of tree biology, common pests and diseases, tree risk assessment, attention to detail, and a strong knowledge of local and exotic tree species. All data is recorded in the field using a pen-based tablet and GIS/GPS technology.
- ISA Certified Arborist or ability to obtain the certification
- Tree Risk Assessment Qualified (TRAQ)
- Preferred – Two or four-year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Environmental Science, Natural Resource Management, or related field experience
- Knowledge of tree species and a desire to learn
- Ability to work outside, often in adverse weather conditions
- Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time
- Knowledge of computers and ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, etc…
- Valid Driver license / Good driving record
- Ability to travel and work independently of direct supervision
This is a full-time position offering competitive pay based on experience. This position is an excellent opportunity to work in cities and towns throughout the US while helping our clients manage, maintain, and improve their urban forest. We are seeking qualified individuals interested in pursuing a career in urban forestry.
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $18.00 to $25.00 /hour