Arborist Technicians are the true tree huggers of the world. You have to love trees because it’s your job to take care of them.
As an Arborist Technician, you are skilled in all aspects of tree care, including identifying plants, and examining and diagnosing pests and diseases. You use your knowledge to assess the health and structure of a tree, determine its needs and identify appropriate treatments including pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and even injecting treatment solutions. You’re always doing what’s best for the tree and the surrounding environment.
Trade Category: Outdoorist
Adventurous, Agile, Athletic, Balanced, Careful, Coordinated, Curious, Mathematical, Nimble, Nurturing, Outdoorsy, Visual
$44k - $53k Annually
$15.00 - $34.00 Hourly
40 hours per week, seasonal
Arborist Technicians work for commercial arborist companies, government parks departments or golf courses, or as self-employed contractors.