Green Jobs

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.

Botanic Specialist II – Forestry, City of Portland Bureau of Parks & Recreation (Portland, OR)

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.
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Lead Parks Maintenance Technician, City of Longview (Longview, WA)

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.
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Youth Education Program Manager, Trees Atlanta (Atlanta, GA)

Deadline: Open until filled.

Trees Atlanta seeks a highly qualified candidate for the role of Youth Education Program Manager. The Program Manager will be responsible for the successful growth and management of Trees Atlanta’s environmental education Urban TreeTracker programs at K-12 schools in the Atlanta area, Jr. TreeKeeper spring and summer day camps, Badge programs for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, and various programs for young audiences.
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Operations Director, TreeFolks (Austin, TX)

Deadline: Open until filled.

As Operations Director, you will bring your organizational leadership, attention to detail, and love of the environment to our growing nonprofit! We are looking for a highly motivated, systems-oriented thinker who can help TreeFolks deliver programs of high quality on time and within budget.
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Development Director, TreeFolks (Austin, TX)

Deadline: Open until filled.

As Development Director, you will bring your outgoing personality, love of people, and passion for the environment to our growing nonprofit. Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director (ED), the Development Director will spearhead development efforts as TreeFolks continues to grow.
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Mid-Atlantic Regional Director, NatureBridge (Washington, DC)

Deadline: Open until filled.

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Director provides the strategic leadership for the sustainable growth of NatureBridge programs in the Mid-Atlantic Region (Prince William Forest Park and Shenandoah National Park). The Regional Director will serve on NatureBridge’s senior leadership team, and will represent NatureBridge in Washington, DC, the Mid-Atlantic Region, and in East Coast engagements as needed. View the announcement on the NatureBridge Web site.