Business / Organization Name: 
Almstead Tree, Shrub, and Lawn Care Co.
Contact Person: 
Ben Groff
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
914-576-0193
Street Address: 
58 Beechwood Ave
City: 
New Rochelle
State: 
NY
Zip Code: 
10801
Job Title: 
Arborist in Training
Job Type: 
Full Time
Job Description: 
Arborist -In Training Job Description Almstead Arborists-in-Training work closely with our ISA Certified Arborists in developing their skills to become full arborists. Our Arborist-in-Training program provides you with the tools, resources, and field experience you will need in order to complete your training and become a leader in your field. We believe strongly in a hands-on approach. You will enter one of the most challenging and diverse arboricultural training programs within the industry. Not only will you read about arboricultural techniques, you will witness them in person as you accompany your mentoring arborist. Arborists-In-Training have daily interaction with clients, crews, and other professionals in the field and are given every opportunity to explore the industry in one of the most lucrative markets in the country. You will have marketing and administrative support, state of the art equipment and continuing education. Assistance with all required licensures and certifications will be available. If you are qualified for such, you will have the opportunity to utilize and sharpen your climbing skills and overall knowledge of general tree care, bucket work, and rigging and felling techniques. Through our training program, we are confident that the right people will come to enjoy the professional, financial, and personal rewards that come from being an Almstead Arborist. We seek the best and brightest in the industry! For a detailed description of the responsibilities, please seethe Plant Health Care Technician and Arborist Job Descriptions. Requirements: Two/four year degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Floriculture, Silviculture, Plant Science, Plant Pathology, Turf Management, or Environmental/Conservation Science. 3-5 years “hands on” industry experience also considered. Candidates will present a professional appearance, with technical, selling and great communication skills. Benefits Package: • Excellent compensation • Company 401K savings plan with employer contribution • Company medical/dental plans w/employer contribution • Paid vacation, personal and holidays • Life Insurance, Long Term Disability • Company vehicle plan – upon completion of program • Employee recognition awards program • Team building events – annual picnic and holiday parties • Relocation assistance – top candidates • Continuing education reimbursement • Performance based management opportunities – promote from within concept • Strong mentoring and training program Phone: 1-800-427-1900 Website: www.almstead.com Email: jobs@almstead.com The science of preserving nature since 1964.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Aboriculture
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Horticulture
Turfgrass Management
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
resume & cover letter
Minimum Qualifications: 
Minimum completion of 2 year program
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Salary TBD Medical, Dental, 401k all available