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Director of Plant Health Care

Deadline:
Employer:
Arborguard Tree Specialists
Job Field:
Forestry
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Avondale Estates,
Job Description:
  • PLANT HEALTH CARE TECHNICIAN JOB POSTING Arborguard Tree Specialists, Inc. is now hiring for the position of Plant Health Care (PHC) Technician to join our rapidly growing company, which has been an industry leader for over 35 years. The PHC Technician duties mainly include performing various chemical treatments to trees and shrubs on client properties including insect/disease control and soil injections.  Other required duties include: accurately reading and following written product labels; safely mixing, measuring, loading and applying products at jobsite; properly completing daily paperwork; maintaining truck and tool cleanliness; assisting Arborists and other technicians with tree inventories as appropriate; digging, planting, mulching, and root pruning; driving long distances with occasional overnight stays; and effectively communicating with PHC Manager, Arborists, Administration, and clients.   This is a full-time, hourly position.  Overtime may be frequent, but is not guaranteed.  A good work ethic and attitude is required.  Applicants must be able and willing to work outside in all weather conditions, and lift 50 pounds.  
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Qualifications:
  • Qualifications:  A valid, clean driver’s license and DOT record is required. Applicants must be able to provide own reliable transportation to and from work, with workdays beginning at 6:30AM. Arborguard is MARTA accessible by bus and rail. Arborguard is a Georgia Certified Drug Free Workplace; all applicants are subject to pre-employment and random drug testing. Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. Arborguard participates in E-Verify. Candidates must be able to speak and read English proficiently. Candidates with previous experience in the tree care/landscaping/horticulture/pesticide industries will be given preference, with tree care experience preferred. Interested candidates should email a resume to ddalton@arborguard.com
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Salary:
$14.00/hr-17.00/hr
Benefits:
  • Paid vacation, holidays, time off. 401K with match, stock options, paid training, health insurance, dental, eye, disability.
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How to Apply: