Business / Organization Name: 
Green Cross, Inc.
Contact Person: 
Kent Pierce
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
203-838-2505 ext. 6
Job Title: 
Tree and Shrub Health Care Manager
Job Type: 
Job Description: 
Green Cross, Inc. is a well-established tree and shrub health care company operating in Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey. We are fortunate to be in the most lucrative segment of our industry and in one of the strongest regional economies in the country. This enables us to work outdoors practicing progressive, organic, tree and shrub health care with fellow well educated, highly trained, and very experienced team members. We are looking for talented, personable tree and shrub health care professionals to join our team. In this position you will be diagnosing and treating tree and shrub health problems, solving tree and shrub health problems, collaborating with fellow Green Cross team members, and communicating with clients about their trees and shrubs.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, October 6, 2040
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Interested applicants, please submit your resume or email to . Please note that due to the quantity of resumes we receive we cannot respond to every applicant. We will contact you directly if you are a potential candidate.
Minimum Qualifications: 
Desired technical skill sets: • The ability to identify native and exotic trees and shrubs in the northeastern United States as well as knowledge of their growth habit and character • The ability to identify insect and disease pests of trees and shrubs • An understanding of soil texture, structure, pH, % base saturation, as well as macro and micro-nutrients • Knowledge of good planting and cultural practices Desired personal skill sets: • The ability to lead • The ability to present oneself and conduct oneself in a professional manner • The ability to communicate well with clients, fellow team members, and other green industry professionals both verbally and in writing • The ability to be detail oriented when keeping written records of observations and actions on client properties • The ability to work autonomously Required: • A valid driver's license • 1) A Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD degree in a relevant field of study or 2) extensive professional experience working with trees and shrubs Highly Desired: • International Society of Arboriculture Certification
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Compensation: • Commensurate with educational level, skill level, experience, and contribution to the growth of the company. $55,000.00 - $90,000.00 per year Benefits: • Year-round employment • Four weeks paid vacation a year • Paid holidays. • Medical insurance • Dental Insurance • Vision Insurance • 401k