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Arboriculture Internship (Winter)

Location

US-CT-Stamford

Type

Intern

ID

2021-11423
Category

Internships

Overview

 

Are you an undergraduate student with an extended winter break? Make the most of your time off by gaining real-world experience in the tree care industry! 

 

If you enjoy working outdoors in a professional and safe environment, consider a career with Bartlett Tree Experts! At Bartlett, we value a strong culture of excellence in safety, scientific research, lifelong learning, and career development. 

 

Bartlett Tree Experts is a 100+-year-old scientific tree and shrub care company with over 130 offices in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and Ireland. Built on family values and the pursuit of scientific tree care, we are proud of the quality of our work, level of service, award-winning safety record, and, most of all, our people. With services including pruning, insect and disease management, soil care and fertilization, and cabling and bracing, we strive to keep trees healthy and beautiful.

 

Benefits

 

We offer competitive compensation, as well as:

  • A safety-first culture and professional workplace
  • Company provided uniforms, PPE, gear, and equipment
  • Access to training, continuing education programs, and a variety of resources provided by the Bartlett Tree Experts Research Laboratories

To find out more about what life is like at Bartlett, check us out on Instagram @LifeatBartlett

Responsibilities

 

Winter Internships – November 2020 through January 2021 (flexible start and end dates). 

 

As an Arboriculture Intern, you will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of scientific tree and shrub care, while exploring different facets of this rewarding industry. Your internship may provide the following hands-on experience:

  • Learning and safely performing different aspects of arboriculture, including:
    • Pruning
    • Rigging
    • Cabling and bracing
    • Root collar excavations
    • Removals
    • Properly maintaining and operating equipment (hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts)
  • Gaining an understanding of integrated pest management programs, including:
    • Property inspections
    • Tree identification
    • Insect and disease identification and management
    • Soil sampling
    • Record-keeping, report writing, and client relations
  • Participating in safety and training meetings and developing professional relationships and friendships

Qualifications

  • A passion for nature, the environment, and the outdoors
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check
  • Pursuing a degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Turfgrass, Horticulture, Environmental Science, Plant Science, Outdoor Recreation, Agriculture or a related field
  • Interest in working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • A positive attitude, willingness to learn, and ability to work on a multi-disciplinary team

 

The F. A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.

 

 

Location : Name

Stamford

Location : State/Province

CT

Category

Internships

Latest Post Date: englishcareers

11/11/2021

Type

Intern

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