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 for more information. For a full list of job announcements, please visit the Jobs Archive.

Part Time Seasonal Nursery Staff, Tree Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)

Deadline: February 21, 2016

Tree Pittsburgh is seeking hard-working and enthusiastic people to join our seasonal nursery team. Applicants should have a well-rounded knowledge of horticultural practices and the ability to apply this knowledge to propagate and care for containerized plant material.

Executive Director, Powell Gardens (Kansas City, MO)

Deadline: Open until filled.

The Executive Director is responsible for all day-to-day operations and management of the 914-acre Gardens including strategic planning and implementation, finances, staffing and staff management, buildings and grounds, marketing, fundraising, board development, community relations and regulatory reporting requirements.

Orchard Programs Coordinator, Portland Fruit Tree Project (Portland, OR)

Deadline: February 17, 2016

The Orchard Programs Coordinator (OPC) will enhance the capacity and impact of Portland Fruit Tree Project’s Community Orchards program. In collaboration with volunteers, partners and staff, the OPC will plan and facilitate Community Orchard events, providing learning opportunities for participants while maintaining and improving the orchards.

Community Initiatives Coordinator, New York Restoration Project (New York, NY)

Deadline: Open until filled.

New York Restoration Project (NYRP) is a non-profit founded by Bette Midler, dedicated to restoring parks, gardens and open space in underserved communities throughout New York City. The Community Initiatives Coordinator will synthesize data about resident use of public space in East Brooklyn, South Jamaica, and Far Rockaway regions to inform future programming and fundraising opportunities.

Community Education Coordinator, Casey Trees (Washington, DC)

Deadline: Open until filled

Casey Trees, a nonprofit dedicated to restoring, enhancing and protecting the tree canopy of Washington, D.C., seeks a Community Education Coordinator to assist our Education team with implementing and refining our training programs and coordinating a variety of adult educational opportunities. Duties include; coordinating and instructing classes, leading tree tours, and facilitating opportunities for staff and volunteers to stay up to date with the latest urban forestry information.

Urban Forester, City of Napa (Napa, CA)

Deadline: January 19, 2016

The City of Napa Parks and Recreation Services Department seeks an ideal candidate with skills and experience in Urban Forestry to fill a supervisory vacancy in their Trees section of the Parks Division!