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Location: San Diego, CA
Salary: Starting hourly wage: $22.80

The San Diego Zoo is seeking an Arborist. A minimum of 1 year of experience with tree care and maintenance. Some experience with pruning, shaping, rigging, take downs and removals with heaving equipment, ie: cranes, loaders, etc. preferred. Candidates must have basic knowledge of tree diseases and pest problems and be acquainted with common tree species identification. Selected candidates must be able to move moderate to heavy objects, work from elevated positions, operate assigned tools and equipment. Good communication and record keeping skills are necessary. Applicants must be available to work any of the seven days of the week including holidays. Scheduled work hours will be approximately 40 hours per week. A good driving record and a valid California driver license is required. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. For more information and to apply:

(Union position) Regular with benefits

*If selected for hire, this position requires an initiation fee and monthly dues to be paid to the union

Application Deadline: Friday, July 3, 2020 by 9:00 PM Pacific Time.

Interested applicants must apply at by the deadline date.

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2920 Zoo Drive
San Diego, California 92101


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