Job Postings: Arborist VIII

Job Title

Arborist VIII


West Lafayette, IN


High School Diploma/GED, Four year experience in tree care management, Consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related education and required work experience, Experience in equipment operation such as wood chipper, aerial lift, chain saw, and other equipment, Ability to read, write, and speak English in order to effectively communicate and understand supervisors, co-workers, and customers, Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions, Ability to lift and carry 25 to 50 pounds frequently and 75 pounds occasionally, On 24-hour callback for emergencies, Obtain commercial driver's license and 3A pesticide applicator's license within first 180 days of employment; maintain licenses and certifications, Obtain ISA arborist certification within 3 years of employment, Valid driver's license.

Contact Name

Purdue Human Resources

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Company Name

Purdue University

Application Deadline

4/23/2013 12:00 AM


Inspect, maintain, and manage all campus trees and tree related issues.  This includes hazardous tree evaluation, campus tree inventory, pruning, removal of dead limbs, tree removals, plant diagnostics (disease and insects) as well as Integrated Pest Management (IPM) tree protection activities, natural disaster response and recovery efforts.  Handle debris and limb removal (up to 75 pounds), and pesticide application for trees on campus (up to 70 feet tall).  Climb trees with height up to 70 feet with rope and saddle.

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