ACTrees is pleased to highlight employment and internship opportunities that may be of interest to those in the urban greening community.
Job openings with ACTrees member organizations are posted here and in Treebune News for FREE. Non-members can post job openings for a small fee. If you would like to have your job featured here and distributed to the ACTrees network, please contact Info@ACTrees.org for more information. For a full list of job announcements, please visit the Jobs Archive.
Deadline: June 30, 2016
Oversees the development and implementation of communications strategies across multiple print and digital platforms to increase visibility of our programs, promote our organizational brand, market the benefits of membership, and communicate the broader message of the value of urban parks and need for investment in them.
Deadline: July 7, 2016
Passionate about education, equity and the urban forest? Portland Parks & Recreation is seeking an AmeriCorps member to work with our Urban Forestry programs to help us better serve our diverse communities.
Deadline: June 15, 2016
This position is located in the District Department of Transportation (DDOT), Urban Forestry Administration (UFA). This position serves as the Associate Director for UFA, with responsibility for managing, maintaining and enhancing the street tree population in the city of Washington, D.C., providing leadership to the administration staff and strategic direction to align UFA with priorities of other DDOT administrations and city agencies, coordinating with other government agencies on issues related to disease management, species selection and other matters, interacting with the public, and providing overall management of Urban Forestry Administration.
Deadline: June 26, 2016
State College Borough is accepting applications for a full-time Tree Maintenance Specialist. This is a labor-intensive position primarily involving the planting, maintaining, care and removal of public trees. Work is performed outside and requires a great deal of public contact.
Deadline: open until filled (start date beginning of July)
Trees Atlanta is looking for a part-time Urban Forestry Crew Technician to assist with, but not limited to, the following tasks:
Deadline: June 17, 2016
Seeking a candidate that:
· Has a strong arboricultural background
· has experience conducting tree risk assessments
· Has experience managing contractors and working across various departments
· Has excellent customer service skills
· Is proficient with technology (tree inventory, spreadsheets, etc.)
Deadline: June 13, 2016
The City of Portland’s Bureau of Parks & Recreation Urban Forestry Division (PP&R) is seeking a Botanic Specialist II – Forestry. The position will under general supervision, develop and manage tree programs and projects in support of Portland’s Urban Forestry Management Plan, including tree inventory, tree planting projects, stewardship programs, and research/citizen science projects.
Deadline: Open until filled.
Since our organization works with volunteers for all our programs, this position is vital to
everything that we do. The Volunteer & Administrative Coordinator is responsible for recruiting, managing and supporting FUF volunteers, fielding inbound communication and managing office administrative tasks.
Deadline: June 8, 2016
Performs a variety of grounds maintenance duties in park areas, landscapes, and/or other related areas, including: mowing and edging lawns; watering; weeding; pruning trees, shrubs, and hedges; and performs specialized forestry management duties such as crown thinning, tree removal, and clearance pruning.
Deadline: Open until filled.
The Community & Replacement Tree Planting Manager is responsible for the implementation of FUF’s Neighborhood Tree Planting Program (+/- 50% of time) and FUF’s Replacement Tree Planting Program (+/-50% of time).