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Director of Urban Forest Renewal | Sacramento Tree Foundation (Posted 2/24/17)
The Director of Urban Forest Renewal is responsible for leading the integration and delivery of programs and services at the Sacramento Tree Foundation. The programs are Sacramento Shade, Community Shade, NATURE, Native Plant Propagation, and Save the Elms. The Director of Urban Forest Renewal will coach and advise key staff on how to lead their service and program areas based on shared values, including but not limited to offering excellent customer service, exceeding partnership expectations and growing high performing teams. In addition, the Director is expected to grow an expanded customer and partnership base that promotes the importance of optimizing urban forest benefits and services. Click here to view the full job announcement.
Education & Communications Program Manager | California ReLeaf (Updated 2/10/17)
We’re hiring! California ReLeaf is hiring a Program Manager to oversee all aspects of our outreach and education programs, which include electronic and printed communications with a variety of audiences as well as events such as conferences and workshops. This position will also collaborate on fund development, grant writing, and project implementation, as well as support environmental advocacy activities, among other tasks. Seeking candidates who will contribute to the creation of a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work culture that encourages and celebrates differences. Click here to view the full job announcement.
Tree Care & Stewardship Program Manager | Our City Forest (Posted 1/23/17)
Our City Forest is seeking a Tree Care & Stewardship Program Manager to oversee the development and implementation of several community tree care projects each week, including daily management of AmeriCorps service members and frequent field work. The Program Manager will correspond with City staff and the public on a regular basis. The Program Manager will need to be able to engage, direct, and coach service members and volunteers, as well as serve a diverse public. While a certified arborist would be a strong candidate for this position, others who meet the required qualifications are welcome to apply. Click here to view the full job announcement.
Student Internships | Society of Municipal Arborists (Posted 1/6/17)
The Society of Muncipal Arborists is seeking both 10-Week Summer Internships for 2017 (where students will experience the full range of job duties of the municipal arborist/urban forester) as well as Project-Based Internships (where students will work on specific projects — including but not limited to tree inventories, tree planting, PR/marketing campaigns, iTree analyses, research, and more) in various host cities. Click here to view the full posting.
Tree Care Supervisor | Tree Musketeers (Posted 1/6/17)
Tree Musketeers is seeking an individual with a unique combination of interest in urban forestry and strong interpersonal qualities who is comfortable digging in dirt and playing with kids. Click here to view the full job announcement.
- ACTrees Job Center Page
- WCISA Job Listings
- CAL FIRE Careers Page
- “50 Careers in Trees” from the Tree Foundation of Kern
- Fire & Forestry Scholarships & Financial Aid Guidebook from FireScience.org