Plant Health Care Technician | N. Houston Metro

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Aug 15, 2019
Forestry

Job Description

 

Plant Health Care Technician - N. Houston Metro

 

Invest in your future.  Join one of the largest employee owned companies in the nation!  Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchanging of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.  

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Plant Healthcare Technician to our passionate team of tree care professionalsYour office is outdoors and you get a new view every day! 

 

What You’ll Do: 

  • Cultivate your career and fertilize your future! 

  • Properly identify and diagnose insects, weeds, fungus conditions and pest prone areas.  

  • Communicate with and educate the client regarding the diagnosis and the prescribed pest control and fertilization service with customers. 

 

What We’re Looking For: 

  • Love of the outdoors 

  • Preferred: Background in Forestry, Horticulture or Landscaping 

  • Preferred:  Turf, Weed, Tree and shrub ID, Pathology and knowledge of turf or tree physiology 

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree Qualified Plant Health Care Tech training program upon hire 

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire   

  • Valid driver’s license 

  • Preferred: Class A or B with Airbrake Endorsement 

  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law  

 

 

What We Offer: * 

  • Paid time off and paid holidays 

  • Opportunities for advancement 

  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided 

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match 

  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options 

  • Group Health Plan 

  • Employee referral bonus program 

  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas 

  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers 

  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees 

  • Charitable matching gift program 

 

*all listed benefits available to eligible employees  

 

 

 

Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. 

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law. 

Visit www.jobs.davey.comto search for Davey jobs all over the country! 

If you need any assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com. 

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