Green Jobs

ACTrees is pleased to highlight employment and internship opportunities that may be of interest to those in the urban greening community.  As a benefit of membership, job openings with ACTrees member organizations are posted here for free. If you would like to have your job opening featured here and distributed to the ACTrees network, please contact for more information. For a full list of job announcements, please visit the Jobs Archive.

Urban Forest Administrator, City of Wilmington (Wilmington, DE)

Deadline: April 25, 2014

The Urban Forest Administrator enforces the tree ordinance and provides a level of professional expertise for tree evaluations for nuisance and hazardous trees to protect the urban forest and the health and safety of residents. Provides needed expertise for tree protection strategies during construction projects, utility pruning, and transportation projects. (more…)

City Arborist, City of Falls Church (Falls Church, VA)

Deadline: Open until filled.

Come join the professional staff of the longest reigning Tree City USA (36 years) in the state of Virginia. The first Arbor Day in the Commonwealth of Virginia was celebrated in Falls Church in 1892, and the City has been recognized as a leader in progressive and environmentally focused governance ever since. (more…)

Community Involvement & Harvest Coordinator, Portland Fruit Tree Project (Portland, OR)

Deadline: Sunday, April 6, 2014

The Community Involvement & Harvest Coordinator (CIHC) will work collaboratively with volunteers, interns, tree owners, community partners, and the Program Coordinator (PC) to plan and coordinate harvesting events, supervise program interns and lead volunteers, register trees and conduct site visits with tree owners, and assist in performing any other duties in support of PFTP’s programs. (more…)

Executive Director, Baltimore Tree Trust (Baltimore, MD)

Deadline: April 4, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. EST

As the BTT’s Executive Director, you will be charged with building the organization’s overall capacity and in planning, implementing, administering, and evaluating all mission-related activities, building a clear vision for the BTT’s future and taking overall responsibility for the organization’s well-being. (more…)

Executive Director, TreeFolks (Austin, TX)

Deadline: April 15, 2014

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will have overall responsibility for execution of the organization’s mission through personnel and program management, oversight of day-to-day operations, fundraising, donor/partner relations and budget management. (more…)

Graduate Research Assistants, The Bloomington Urban Forestry Research Group (St. Louis, MO; Indianapolis, IN; Atlanta, GA; Philadelphia, PA; Detroit, MI)

Deadline: Open until filled. Review of applications begins April 1, 2014.

The Bloomington Urban Forestry Research Group at the Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change at Indiana University is looking for temporary Graduate Research Assistants (GRAs) at the Master’s or PhD level to conduct interviews. (more…)