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Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Salary: Typical salary range for the position between $18.81-$23.51 depending on experience, full salary range for the position is $18.81-$28.21

Seeking Full Time Arborist


Great Parks of Hamilton County is seeking a qualified professional to help preserve and manage our trees. At Great Parks, our team members work together to preserve and protect natural resources and to provide outdoor recreation and education in order to enhance the quality of life for present and future generations.

Great Parks is now accepting applications for the position of Arborist in the Conservation and Parks Division. This full-time position is based at Glenwood Gardens and includes tree risk mitigation, tree protection, planting and plant health care related to trees in all 22 parks and preserves.

A successful Arborist performs, and occasionally supervises, semi-skilled to skilled work in the care, maintenance, and data collection for trees and shrubs in park open spaces, trails, roadways, activity areas and other park locations to promote the proper growth and maintain the health of trees and shrubs.  Position involves planting, pruning, inspection, identification, data collection, record-keeping, tree assessment, condemnation, and tree removals.  The protection of public safety, employee safety, property and urban forest health are among the primary responsibilities.  Position is mobile and works in all parks and may require weekend work. An ideal candidate has excellent interpersonal skills, a strong commitment to safety, a wealth of experience working with trees and a willingness to learn and grow.


State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License that meets GPHC current carrier guidelines. State Pesticide Applicator’ License within one year of hire; ISA Certified Arborist within one year of hire.

Typical salary range for the position $18.81-$23.51 depending on experience, full salary range for the position is $18.81-$28.21 

This position is posted until filled 

Great Parks is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, or any other classification protected under applicable law.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Pension/Retirement, Recreation Benefits

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Employer Info

10245 Winton Rd.
Cincinnati, Ohio 45231
(513) 521-7275


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