Arborist

  • Almstead Tree, Shrub, and Lawn Care Co
  • New Rochelle, NY, United States
  • Mar 17, 2017
Full time Arborist representative / Estimator Consulting Arborist

Job Description

Arborist

Job Description

 

 

Reports to: VP of Operations & CEO

 

Vision:

Provide quality and timely plant health care and general tree care for our valued clients. Service, maintain and grow an assigned sales territory.

Responsibilities:

 

You will be expected to…

  • Service, maintain and grow assigned territory.
  • Make client and prospect visits to diagnose and monitor landscapes.
  • Negotiate contract and bid proposals for residential and commercial customers.
  • Set up personal sales expectations with Branch Managers.
  • Develop and implement tree care & plant health care programs.
  • Set-up crews, supervise work being performed, and complete jobs to client satisfaction.
  • Continually prospect for new business.
  • Maintain a safe and controlled workplace and environment.
  • Enforce company safety and training policies.
  • Attend community and industry events to help promote our business.

Skills/Abilities:

 

  • The proven ability to establish, maintain and grow a sales territory.
  • Hands-on knowledge of tree, plant and lawn care.
  • The ability to correctly and effectively diagnose and price various shrub and lawn care treatments.
    • The ability to prepare and present proposals.
    • Major account management and cold-calling.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills/listening skills.

Education/Training

      • Two or four year degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Plant Pathology, Environment Sciences, Biological Sciences, or equivalent
      • Valid driver’s license.