Arborist/Urban Forestry

Ryan Lawn & Tree Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 5 months ago

We are seeking an full-time Outdoor Enthusiast (Arborist; tree pruner/climber) to join our St. Louis team! We are looking for that special person who is not afraid to make things happen from getting started with a pruning job to showing the neighbor how much Ryan's forestry or turf department could make their property a more beautiful place. This person is one in a thousand. Are you that person? At Ryan, you will:

  • Learn and understand the Company culture

  • Successfully complete on-the-job training as outlined for each division; forestry (pruning and spraying), and turf care.

  • Perform the duties of specific jobs in the field, in order to both facilitate learning as well as support business needs

  • Attend/Participate in assigned training and development courses

  • Lead and/or participate in projects as assigned (show you can both give and take directions)

  • Perform all assigned responsibilities according to established safety and security policies, guidelines and legal regulations

  • and, most of us, lead us in sales and growing our customer base by networking, building relationships with green industry partners and the community!

This is a physical, outdoor job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, stand, use hands/arms, while working 10-12 hour days (50-60 hours / week) in peak seasons.

  • You are occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; must regularly lift and /or move up to 80 pounds and regularly exposed to chemicals, outside weather conditions (wet, cold, hot and/or humid).

  • College degree preferred however we will train you to do the work you will learn to love

  • You must have a good sense of who you are, humble, but highly motivated. We say, hungry, humble and smart

  • A degree in horticulture or forestry is ideal, but again, not necessary as you can learn both on the job

  • Looking for someone who is competitive, hard working, and an excellent communicator

You will become a partner in the highest quality lawn and tree company in the Midwest. In addition, there are advancement opportunities in other communities we serve.

  • Benefits: RYAN is an employee owned company. You will become a partner and share in the growth.

  • We also provide health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, 401k, paid time off and more

  • Special Requirements:
    We are a non-smoking, clean cut, high integrity company

  • Growth Opportunities: With RYAN's focus on growth, there are opportunities for advancement to team leader, department manager and branch manager positions

  • Can you help us grow to $20 million in St. Louis, then focus on becoming a national company? If yes, we are interested in you.

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Arborist/Urban Forestry

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