Tree Climber/Arborist Needed in Brooklyn/Manhattan

Justin Rawson

New Member
Company Bio:
Arborpolitan is a small but passionate tree care firm in Brooklyn which seeks to maintain urban greenspaces and preserve trees in NYC. We are based on organic and holistic methods and care for trees using natural methods including organic pest and disease control, soil quality remediation, fertilization and amendments of soils. We also prune, remove, and install trees and gardens.

Position Description:
Spring 2017- Looking to fill a spot in our growing business as an apprentice in the field of arboriculture with an open position for a tree climber. We are a growing company and need dedicated professionals who can be flexible performing both tree work and other aspects of arboriculture, gardening, and plant health care. We work mostly within the Five Boroughs of NYC.

- 2 year degree or better in biological sciences, environmental sciences, or 2 years in the field of
tree or garden work
- Basic knot, climbing, ascending using single or double rope technique.
- Basic knowledge of trees and shrubs, plant identification
- Ability to work well in a small tree care firm and communicate efficiently
- Passion for tree care
- Ability to lift 40 lbs, use hand saws, blades, and other tree and garden tools.
- ISA Certification, climbing and rigging abilities, or pest applicator certificate a plus

- Competitive wages
- Healthy work environment with small crew and company
- Health Care Coverage offered
- Vacation benefits and Holiday pay
- Continuing in house and on-site training as well as conference attending related to tree care and urban forestry
- Education stipend for classes taken within field
- Travel compensation (for right candidates)

Contact Justin Rawson (owner) at or and please attach resume
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