Position Arborist
Employer University of Texas, Austin
Contact Phone: (800) 687-4178.
Qualifications Required qualifications High school graduation or GED. One year of experience in landscape maintenance work including tree care. Experience with safe work practices and operation of landscape maintenance equipment. Ability to work aloft in trees. Ability to obtain ISA certifications. Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, office staff, and the university community. Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, as well as independently. Demonstrated stable work history and work ethic. Punctual attendance and available for emergency work as needed. Ability to pull, push, and lift up to 78 lbs. Current Class "C" Operator's Driver's License required. Prior to date of hire, applicant selected must provide a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) showing a driving history going back 36 months. This includes all states resided in for the past 36 months. MVR will be evaluated to determine eligibility to drive a University-owned vehicle. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Preferred Qualifications One or more years of experience as an arborist performing tree maintenance work and operating specialized arboricultural equipment. Experience working in a commercial or institutional setting with high pedestrian traffic. Has obtained ISA certifications or other relevant coursework.
Job Description Job Description
Location Austin (main campus)
Closing Date 11/6/2017
Tags Forestry