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posted 6/14/18

Michigan State University - East Lansing, MI

Job no: 513054
IPF Campus Services Landscape Services invites applications for the position of Campus Arborist. Landscape Services is responsible for all aspects of landscape installation and maintenance, snow removal, signage, and hardscape maintenance, golf course maintenance, and repair on the campus of MSU. (Bidding eligibility ends on 6/19/2018 at 11:55PM)

Working/Functional Title

Campus Arborist

Position Summary

This position will make daily decisions for the budgeting, planning and execution of the Tree Management Plan for campus; provide supervision, leadership, coordination of Arborist crews to complete maintenance projects, and training in all areas of the materials, tools, equipment, and Arboricultural methods; determine vendors through MSU bidding procedures, acquiring quotes, inspecting contractor work areas and processing invoice payments; communicate effectively via email/iPad/iPhone; maintaining electronic and paper records on materials and equipment used by Infrastructure, Planning, and Facilities employees, faculty conducting research projects, and contractors performing services for MSU; research and recommend the purchase of new or improved tools, equipment, and methods for tree maintenance; conduct equipment and tool safety training to ensure the safety of the staff, customers, and visitors;  interview, hire, and train all assigned personnel; participate in the MSU snow removal plan as a snow supervisor or operator to clear snow in an emergency; participate in football barricades and cleanup and other activities as a supervisor or operator in an emergency. This position will engage in High Performance, leading edge practices, which are Innovative in their approach to increased Stewardship and Service Excellence.

More information can be found at  

posted 3/20/18

Alans Tree Service Inc.- Clawson, MI

Well established southeast Michigan Tree Service, since 1991 is
looking to add to our climbing team, which has included 4 time Michigan tree climbing champions.


Climb for owner/operator an arborist since 1984, degreed in horticulture 1989 and one of the most experienced ISA certified arborist since the start 1993.


Applicants must have:

     -minimum 5 years professional climbing exp

     -ability to climb at decent pace minus spurs

     -crane removal experience

     -valid Michigan drivers license 3 points/ less

     -ISA certified arborist a 4.00 per hr premium


Year round work, must have ability to withstand inclement weather work days. Our offer to qualified applicants $28.00-$32.00/hr. Signing bonus, paid holidays, equipment contributions, weekends off, year end bonus.


Email resume or contact information to:, or call office to arrange appointments 248-588-5818. We are a learning and advancement company.

posted 3/19/2018

Start your New Career in the green industry with Us!!

Great Potential, Great Wages, Great Benefits, Great Team…Join Us!!

Growing T.C.I.A. ACCREDITED year-round municipal, commercial and residential growing Tree Service Company with a great reputation, founded in 1989 is currently interviewing for reliable, hardworking and career-seeking individuals to join our strong team of BCMA and certified arborist's.

Our company's emphasis is on safety (CTSP on staff), workmanship, customer service and attention to detail. Candidates must be in good physical condition, be safety conscious, work in all weather conditions, have a desire for knowledge and growth, and work well with others and the public.

We are currently seeking individuals/arborists with experience or interests in:

  • Climbers
  • Crew Leaders
  • Groundsmen (Entry Level)
  • Plant Health Care Technicians (3B)
  • And hardworking, reliable and honest people interested in starting your new career!


We offer very good wages and benefits:


- Competitive Wages based on experience and skill set – Starting Pay $10-$30/hr.

- Great opportunity for advancement and a great working environment

- Paid Holidays and Vacation

- Supplied Uniforms

- Fantastic training program

- Continued education and certifications through paid training, safety meetings, seminars,


- Workshops and in house certifications

- Year round employment

- Tax-Free Health Care plans

Must pass background check, drug test, own transportation and have a valid driver's license. Arborist certification and CDL preferred (CDL must be obtained within probationary period).

Contact Amanda at Camelot Tree & Shrub Company at 30121 Groesbeck Hwy. Roseville, MI 48066.  You may email your resume to , FAX to 313-884-1410, or stop in Monday thru Friday between 8:00AM and 4:00PM to fill out an application.

Great people make great companies. Reliability and great work ethics are valuable assets! We will train those with little or no experience so come start a new career with
us today!

(posted 3/9/2018)
Now Hiring Plant Health Care Specialist


Firman Tree Service, a Petoskey, Michigan based company, is looking for a certified pesticide applicator/arborist who has experience in diagnosing tree problems and treating them. We are looking for someone who has experience in this type of position before. 

Firman Tree Service provides:
- 100% Company Paid Low Deductible Health Insurance
- Paid Vacations & Holidays
- Employer matching 401K
- Great Working Environment 
- Friendly & Supportive Team
- Opportunities To Grow Within The Company

Pay is to be based on experience and credentials.

For more information about us, please visit:
You can fill out an application on the website or give us a call  231-347-7499 and ask for Antoinette.

(posted 1/24/18)


Starting rate of pay is $26.58 per hour. Employer contributes 18% of salary toward pension funds.

The position cultivates and maintains the plants and trees of the city for the Parks & Natural Resources Department. This position is also responsible for administrative functions as it relates to forestry operations. AFSCME Local 2491 position.


The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or al/­ inclusive. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be required and assigned.

1. Plans and oversees tree maintenance and tree planting programs and contract service providers
2. Inspects trees for maintenance needs, including hazard evaluation and pest/disease ID. Determines salvation or removal of diseased/injured trees. Reviews City projects to ensure health and survival of trees.
3. Establishes and maintains a computerized filing and record-keeping system of tree inventory data, service requests, work histories, and linked GIS.
4. Performs tree/shrub maintenance, planting, pruning, trimming, removing, and any other tree care practices in the City parks, public rights-of-way, or other City property.
5. Performs the City's tree spray program.
6. Develops and writes plans/procedures including long- and short-term maintenance schedules as deemed necessary to improve effectiveness.
7. Conducts tree surveys of City parks and public rights-of-way to collect tree inventory data.
8. Works with leaders to strategize the implementation of beautification projects, discuss maintenance issues, and consider design aspects for applicable areas.
9. Perform specialized tree maintenance work as needed.
10. Assists the Natural Resources Manager with preparation of reports, grant applications, plan review, etc. Provides information required to maintain current grants and programs.
11. Provides service to the public by answering questions and providing information.
12. Responds to tree-related storm damage emergencies.
13. Maintains all records and reports required for the tree maintenance program.
14. Other duties as assigned.


• Bachelor's Degree in arboriculture, horticulture, landscape architecture, forestry or other related field required with three (3) years' experience in forestry, tree care, and maintenance of trees.
• Valid Michigan Driver's License with no more than 4 points currently on record.
• Basic Computer skills.

• ISA Certified Arborist and Pesticide Applicator License preferred. Must obtain ISA Arborist Certification and Pesticide Applicator License within one year of start date.


• This work requires the occasional exertion of up to 75 pounds of force; work regularly requires sitting and frequently requires standing and walking on uneven terrain, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing stairs and ladders, and reaching.
• Work may involve mobility over rough or difficult terrain. Work is performed daily both in and outdoors under all weather conditions and includes exposure to inclement weather, noise, vibrations, airborne materials and active construction sites. Work may also be performed above ground.
• The employee is subject to herbicides, insecticides, insects and animals.
• Work in generally in a moderately noisy office setting and in the field.

Oral Evaluation of Qualifications: to evaluate decision-making/problem solving skills, employment history, communication skills, and other factors related to successful performance in this position.

Note: The above examination information may be modified for this or future postings.

It is the policy of the City of Rochester Hills to hire qualified individuals with limiting conditions in accordance with all applicable state and federal laws. Applicants having a limiting disability requiring some special accommodation to participate in the examination process, as described above, must notify the Human Resources department of that fact at the time of application, or at least one week prior to the examination date. Questions relative to this matter should be referred to the Director of Human Resources.

Application Process

Submit an on-line employment application available at by February 2, 2018, 5:00 p.m., to receive first consideration. Applications received after February 2, 2018, 5:00 p.m., will receive consideration in the event a candidate is not selected from those who apply by the first consideration deadline.

Employees of the City of Rochester Hills, AFSCME Local 2491, who apply by 5:00 p.m., January 19, 2018, will be given first consideration.


1000 Rochester Hills Drive Rochester Hills, MI 48309 (248) 656-4708


(posted 5/3/17)  Ann Arbor based Tree Service is looking for climbing arborists and crew leaders.

We’re in our 18th year and business continues to expand. We’re looking for climbing arborists and crew leaders that want full time and long term employment.

We would love to talk with you if you are:

Experienced with tree work, leading a crew and providing great customer service
An ISA certified Arborist, or willing to become one
Familiar with ANSI standards, and willing to work according to best practices
Interested in continuing your education in Arboriculture
CDL licensed, or can quickly get one
Interested in becoming a valued asset to a growing company with a great reputation.
If this describes you, we would offer:

A competitive wage; $20/per hour and UP ($40k/year range), depending on experience
Paid vacation
Paid holidays
Retirement plans with maximum company match
Work clothes allowance
Continuing education through paid training, safety meetings, seminars and conferences.
If you are interested in applying, please send us your resume and we’ll set up a time to meet. If you are interested in employment, but don’t yet have the skills mentioned above, feel free to contact us anyway. We are always looking to hire great people. Call:(734) 663-0808.  Email:

(posted 3/15/17)

Lead climber / estimator  must have 5 years experience climbing and estimating  must have valid drivers license be able to operate all equipment used in tree removal and trimming. Must be a leader and be able to work with others. Company phone and truck included in package possible salary position, great career opportunity.

Ground man must have experience in tree removal and trimming must have knowledge running ropes must have valid drivers license know how run all equipment used in tree removal and trimming.


Great Lakes Landscaping Inc.

25212 Ryan Rd., Warren Mi. 48091

Office 586-754-7336