Great Leadership Opportunity Available - Branch Manager

Branch Manager​
Almstead Tree and Shrub Care Co. was started in 1964 by Richard Almstead. With a "chain saw, some rope and a truck" Mr. Almstead began what would eventually become one of the most trusted & well known tree and shrub care companies in the Northeast. Headquartered in New Rochelle, New York, Almstead also has branches in Connecticut and New Jersey with a service range that extends throughout the tri-state area. Our customers range from single family homes to large commercial properties in highly affluent areas. Come work with premier clientele on beautiful residential, commercial and historic landscapes such as Central Park, Governors Island, and NY Botanical Gardens.

At Almstead, we believe that we are only as strong as those that work with us. We have always been about growth; growth for our branches, growth for our clients, and growth of our employees. Thus, we have grown dramatically in the past few years. If you seek a young and exciting work environment, a supportive atmosphere and a challenging career, give us a call.

Currently seeking a dynamic Branch Manager to grow with us in our New Rochelle, NY branch! Candidates will have strong leadership skills, sales management experience and can achieve sales & profit targets while ensuring superb customer service.


Customer Relations:

Monitor and ensure the highest level of plant health care, general tree care, and integrated pest management
Develop/establish strong customer relationships
Ensure new/potential customers are being educated on features/benefits of our services
Ensure customer complaints/disputes are handled professionally and appropriately
Manage office and production personnel with assistance from the corporate team

Meet/exceed sales budgets and profit targets for their branch
Monitor selling activities, productivity and prices of all members of their branch
Set realistic, clear and precise expectations for sales team
Train, evaluate and ensure work guidelines and productivity are met/exceeded
Assist in development of branch budgets and assigned territories
Set the example – effective leadership and management skills

Field Operations:
Enforce company safety and training policies
Responsible for safe and controlled work environment

We also seek Arborists, Plant Health Care Technicians and Tree Climbers.


Two/four year degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Turf Management, Floriculture or Environmental Science and 5+ years industry experience. Relevant technical, selling and communication skills; previous sales experience a must; International Society of Arboriculture / Arborist certification preferred. 5-7 years industry experience also qualifies.

*** Excellent compensation package***


Among the highest salaries in the industry
, performance based bonuses, 401K with employer match, medical/dental plan, life insurance, profit sharing, extended disability, paid vacations, personal and holidays, company vehicle plan, continuing education/tuition reimbursement, training& advancement, team building events – annual picnic & holiday party,.

We will relocate the right individuals!

Call: 1-800-427-1900 Fax: (914) 576-5448 Email
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