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Climbing Arborist Intern (Summer 2023) | Solon, Ohio Job in Solon, Ohio US

Climbing Arborist Intern (Summer 2023) | Solon, Ohio

The Davey Tree Expert Company - Solon, OH

Posted: 9/7/2022 - Expires: 12/6/2022

Job ID: 246778745


Job Description

Additional Locations:Not Applicable

Primary Locations:OH, Solon, 7625 Bond St., 44139

Requisition ID:172132
Position Overview

POSITION: Arborist Trainee Internship: Spring/Summer 2023

Starting Date:
Flexible - We are currently looking for Internship candidates for Spring/Summer, 2023


Introduce career orientated students to exceptional opportunities in the industry including tree care, tree climbing, chainsaw use, plant health careand customer service. Internships in each division may vary in length depending on availability. Interns will be assigned a manager who will mentor them through a variety of job experiences within the industry. Throughout your experience, you will work on residential and commercial properties and in an office setting.

Job Duties

What You'll Do:

Learn to climb trees! (Yes, we will pay you to do that.)
Operate as a member of a tree crew while progressively learning new skills
Learn to perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients. Including but not limited to:
Tree identification and industry pruning guidelines
Prune, thin, and remove deadwood throughout the tree canopy
Learn how to install cables, bracing, and lightning protection systems
Assist in removal of hazardous trees
Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts, and more.
How high you grow depends on you!

Experience Required

Must have enthusiasm for proper plant care and arboriculture
Positive attitude and willingness to learn
Demonstrated ability to report for work regularly and punctually
Collaboration and communication skills

Experience Offered

Job Security with a company which has over 100 years of service National reputation for Stewardship and Excellence Promotes ambitious, team-focused experts quickly and focuses on continuing education Commitment to safety: Interns will work towards completing the CDP "C" Climber booklet Opportunity to apply for the Davey Scholarship and advance your career in the industry


StudyingArboriculture, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Forestry or related discipline in a 2 or 4 year program
Driver's license required. Commercial driver's license highly valuable
Pesticide/applicatorsLicense preferred

Hours:40-50 hours per week, Monday-Friday with some Saturdays required.

Company Overview

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee owned companies in the nation! Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchange of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Climbing Arborist Trainee to our passionate team of tree care professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!

Divisional Overview

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law.

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at  or at.

Employment Type:Intern
Job Type:Part Time
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%


Job Summary

Employment Type:
Part Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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