Alachua County Board of County Commissioners
$21.46 Hourly, $44,636.80 Annually
Closing Date: Extended to 12/15/17
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in arboriculture or forestry and two years of experience with pruning, trimming, cutting, removal, planting, diagnosis and treatment of tree problems, and maintenance of trees and shrubbery; or any equivalent combination of related training and experience. Must possess certification from the International Society of Arboriculture as a Certified Arborist. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida driver’s license. Successful completion of a pre-employment physical examination and a criminal history background investigation are required prior to employment. Must possess and maintain a State of Florida Class “A” Commercial driver’s license within 6 months of employment. Applicants within six months of meeting the minimum education/experience requirement may be considered for trainee status.
Please apply on-line at http://www.alachuacounty.us/employment. Please direct inquiries regarding this position to (352) 374-5219.
Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process. Preference in initial appointment will be given to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans.
ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT WILL BE CONTINGENT UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION
OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST
TDD users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M.F.V.D.
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