Sales Arborist

  • Davey Tree Expert Co.
  • Montgomery County, MD, USA
  • Mar 28, 2018
Full time Arborist representative / Estimator

Job Description

POSITION:            ARBORIST SALES REPRESENTATIVE

LOCATION:           Montgomery County, MD

STARTING:             Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.

The Davey Tree Expert Co has a career opportunity in the field of Urban Forestry as Arborist Sales Representative,  in Gaithersburg, MD.  Davey Tree is a leading national arboricultural firm,  providing residential-commercial tree care, utility line clearing, commercial landscape maintenance and utility forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Arborist-Sales Representative (Sales Rep) sells Arboricultural Services to residential and or commercial customers.  This arborist sales position involves creating and building relationships with existing and new clients.  An applicant must be knowledgeable and experienced with tree care, hazard tree evaluation, integrated pest management and industry approved tree care practices. Principal skill sets require the applicant to posses the ability to diagnose plant abnormalities and defects, while formulating remedies and solution driven plans to mitigate the identified abnormalities or defects. Position involves estimating time/cost for crews to perform tree removal, pruning, cabling, and all other services.  Plant Identification is also an important job function.  As part of the territory management team, the Sales Rep. assists the District Mgr. in the direction of the operation.  Key priority is proposing and developing sales to existing clients and cultivation of new customers in the territory. Training provided to familiarize with sales and operational procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS: Seeking arborist/horticulturist with preferably 3-5 years of sales experience in arboricultural services.  

Required: Maryland Tree Expert License and ISA Arborist Certification

Preferred: Two or Four year degree in a green industry; Maryland Pesticide Applicator’s License; regional plant and horticulture knowledge; excellent sales and communication skills; good people skills; self motivated; computer proficient and organized. CDL-B-Air & bi-lingual also highly valuable. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  Compensation based on qualifications and experience, incentive income based upon sales and performance, with a six figure income potential.  Excellent benefits, option to buy Davey Company stock after 1 year of employment.  Pre-employment Drug Screen and E-Verify SS # verification required. Davey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned.

All contacts and information will be treated with utmost confidentiality. This is a significant opportunity.

IMMEDIATELY, ON-LINE – https://jobs.davey.com/search/: Sales Representative #29685

CONTACT--Email Resume and Cover to:   NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE  

Chris Klimas:               chris.klimas@davey.com

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