Arborist Trainee Internship - Denver, Boulder, Ft Collins, Colorado - Summer 2020

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • United States
  • Sep 18, 2019
Forestry

Job Description

 

 

Arborist Trainee Internship - Spring/Summer, 2020 - Colorado

The Davey Tree Expert Company is looking for exceptional students who are interested in expanding their field experience in the areas of Tree Care, Plant Health Care, Sales and Client Services.

 

OBJECTIVES:

Introduce career orientated students to exceptional opportunities in the industry including tree care, tree climbing, chainsaw use, plant health care and customer service. Internships in each division may vary in length depending on availability. Interns will be assigned a manager who will mentor them through a variety of job experiences within the industry. Throughout your experience, you will work on residential and commercial properties and in an office setting.

 

POSITION AND ENVIRONMENT:

If you love working outdoors, this very physically demanding position is for you.

Students will be introduced to training and direct work participation in the areas of tree surgery, pest management, tree fertilization, lawn care, sales and customer service, along with exposure to support services of scheduling, routing and client billing/records. These modules may vary in length of time and not fall in a set sequence or be intermittent in duration, depending upon weather, work scheduling and the student’s proficiency.

 

STARTING DATE:                           

Flexible - We are currently looking for Internship candidates for Spring/Summer, 2020. 

Internships generally begin in May/June and last 2-3 months, with a typical schedule of Monday-Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm.

 

LOCATIONS AVAILABLE:               

  • Fort Collins, CO
  • Broomfield, CO
  • Boulder, CO
  • Aurora, CO
  • Englewood, CO

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Studying Arboriculture, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Forestry or related discipline
  • Driver’s license required

 
 EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR:

  • This is an outdoor based, physically demanding, hands-on position
  • Must have enthusiasm for proper plant care and arboriculture 
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Demonstrated ability to report for work regularly and punctually
  • Collaboration and communication skills

 
EXPERIENCE AND PERKS WE  OFFER:

  • Over 100 years of service gives you job security
  • National reputation for Stewardship and Excellence
  • Promotes ambitious, team-focused experts quickly and focuses on continuing education
  • Commitment to safety: Interns will work towards completing the CDP “C” Climber booklet   
  • Access to industry related training materials
  • Climbing gear, uniforms and PPE provided 
  • Housing, in student dorms, may be available for some locations
  • Opportunity to apply for Davey Scholarship and develop your careers

 
 
SALARY

  •  Competitive & Negotiable  

 
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
REQUIRE: Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification.  The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.
 
The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com
 
If you need any assistance navigating this page, or in completing your application please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.  (Eastern Standard Time Hours - 8am-5pm)

 

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. 

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com

 

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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