Tree Climber and Conservation Interns

POSITION: Field Positions – Climbing Arborists & Conservation Interns for Minneapolis Tree Cooperative

Starting Date:
Applications are always accepted

Symbiosis, a cooperative and sustainably-minded tree service, has career opportunities for people who like to work in the outdoors. Symbiosis is a leading Twin Cities tree service company, providing residential-commercial tree care, tree health diagnostics, commercial landscape maintenance and urban forestry consulting, throughout the Twin Cities.

JOB DUTIES OF TYPICAL FIELD STAFF

•Use chainsaws and other tools to provide safe and sound tree care
•Climb trees – to remove or prune - using rope and saddle techniques
•Follow safety procedures at all times
•Other arboricultural services
•Adherence to budgeted field operations
•Works well with others

QUALIFICATIONS

•Physically fit
•Mechanically inclined
•Good driving record
•Appreciates working outdoors in all weather extremes
•Positive attitude at all times
•Enjoys working with their hands
•People who would like to switch careers into the tree service industry are encouraged to begin in the field to learn

 
Community Arborist

POSITION: Community Arborist

Starting Date:
Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected. 

Symbiosis, a progressive and sustainably-minded tree service, has a career opportunity in the field of Urban Forestry as a Community Arborist - Sales Representative. Symbiosis is a leading Twin Cities tree service company, providing residential-commercial tree care, tree health diagnostics, commercial landscape maintenance and urban forestry consulting, throughout the Twin Cities.

JOB DUTIES AS A COMMUNITY ARBORIST

•Sales of Arboricultural Services to residential and commercial customers
•Creating and building relationships with existing and new clients
•Must be knowledgeable and experienced with tree care, hazard tree evaluation, integrated pest management and industry approved tree care practices
•Estimating time/cost for crews to perform tree removal, pruning, cabling, and all other arboricultural services
•Key priority is proposing and developing sales to existing clients and cultivation of new customers in the territory

QUALIFICATIONS

•Seeking arborist/horticulturist with preferably 3-5 years of sales experience in arboricultural or landscape services
•Plant identification skills
•ISA Certification is a plus, but not necessary
•Excellent sales and communication skills
•Good people skills; self-motivated; computer proficient and organized

 

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Heartwood

Minneapolis, MN

info@treecarecooperative.com

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