The Arbor Group LLC Tree Care Specialist Corona, CA · Irvine, CA · Sacramento, CA · San Jose, CA · Full time Company website

Join The Arbor Group LLC as a Tree Care Specialist and elevate your career in tree care services. This vital role involves leading and managing daily team operations, ensuring safety, and maintaining high-quality standards in tree care practices. Key responsibilities include operational management, proficiency in advanced tree care techniques, maintaining equipment, and implementing safety protocols. The ideal candidate will have strong problem-solving skills, leadership capabilities, and a commitment to exceptional customer service. Additional qualifications include experience in tree species identification, proficiency in using digital tools for time management. Benefits of the role include comprehensive health insurance, 401K, paid holidays, and vacation. This position offers a challenging and engaging work environment, where you can grow professionally and make a significant impact in the field of arboriculture.


About Us:

Join The Arbor Group LLC, a leader in commercial tree care services, where your passion for nature and the environment can flourish. We are seeking a dynamic and self-motivated Tree Care Specialist to be a part of our fast-growing team. Our commitment to excellence is unmatched, and we strive to nurture and develop our employees to become the best in the industry.

Job Description:

As a Tree Care Specialist, you'll be the frontline leader, responsible for managing your team's daily operations, equipment, and safety protocols. This role requires hands-on involvement, exceptional leadership, and a commitment to service excellence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage daily operations of your assigned team, focusing on safety, quality, and operational efficiency.
  • Conduct weekly safety meetings ("tailgate topics") and perform site inspections.
  • Oversee Fleet and Equipment management, utilizing company software for inspections and reports.
  • Ensure compliance with BIT Inspections as mandated by State Laws.
  • Supervise quality control of jobs and manage customer interactions as needed.
  • Prepare trees for removal, trimming, and rigging operations.
  • Employ advanced climbing and rigging techniques for safe tree trimming and removal.
  • Uphold proper pruning practices and species identification.
  • Maintain climbing gear and tree care equipment, ensuring safety and operational readiness.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in chainsaw and equipment operation, including aerial lifts.
  • Send emails to management documenting any issues on client sites.
  • Utilize Arbor-Note works daily, including capturing before and after photos, recording accurate job hours, and reporting site issues to supervisors immediately.
  • Utilize electric time capture systems to monitor team clock-ins and outs.

Desired Skills:

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills to address complex tree care challenges.
  • Exemplary customer service skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members.
  • Strong leadership skills, capable of building, motivating, and maintaining a cohesive team.
  • Proficiency in digital tools for time management, reporting, and documentation.
  • Excellent organizational skills, with an emphasis on precision and attention to detail.
  • Ability to adapt to changing conditions and work environments.
  • Knowledge in tree biology, disease management, and environmental stewardship.
  • Experience in crew management and job site coordination.

Education and Experience:

  • Certified Arborist preferred (or required within 1 year of hire).
  • TCIA Safety Certifications preferred (or required within 1 year of hire).


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Company-Paid Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Generous 401K Contribution Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Discretionary Annual Bonus Program
  • Paid Training
  • After a 90-day probation period, you'll receive a full uniform set, complete with chainsaw protective pants, boots, and other high-quality safety gear, ensuring you're well-equipped and safe on the job.

Our Commitment:

At The Arbor Group LLC, we not only expect excellence but also support and encourage it. We believe in your potential and are committed to providing opportunities for your professional growth and development. We value your dedication to delivering outstanding results and your personal accountability as a representative of our esteemed company.

Join us, and be a part of a team that values nature, nurtures growth, and aims to be the largest and most respected name in commercial tree care services.

Apply Today:

Ready to take your career to new heights with The Arbor Group LLC? We look forward to your application and the opportunity to welcome you to our team.


$29 - $38 per hour