Internship Spring-Summer 2020

Davey Tree - Alexandria, VA3.6

Temporary | InternshipEstimated: $33,000 - $45,000 a year
Skills
Requisition Number: 42897
Company Name: The Care of Trees
Service Line: 7RES - TCOT Residential
Employment Type: Intern
Job Type: Temporary
Education Level Required: Other
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%

Spring - Summer 2020 Internship with The Care of Trees/
Davey Tree, Residential & Commercial Services - Alexandria, VA

The Davey Tree Expert Company/ The Care of Trees is looking for exceptional students who are interested in expanding their field experience in the areas of Tree Care, Plant Health Care, Sales and Client Services.

STARTING DATE:
Flexible - We are currently looking for Internship candidates for Spring/Summer, 2020

LOCATION

Alexandria, VA

OBJECTIVES:
Introduce career orientated students to exceptional opportunities in the industry including tree care, tree climbing, chainsaw use, plant health care and 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Studying Arboriculture, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Forestry or related discipline preferred
Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license highly valuable

HOURS:
40-50 hours per week; Monday - Friday with some Saturdays

EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR:
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 WE OFFER:
Over 135 years of service gives you job security
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 a Career Development Program booklet as assigned by their mentor

PERKS:
Opportunity to apply for Davey Scholarship and develop your career
Housing support may be available
Access to industry related training materials
Climbing gear, uniforms and PPE provided

SALARY

Competitive & Negotiable

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Visit Davey Website: WWW.DAVEY.COM Job Opportunities & Company Profile Information

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 Care of Trees, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of tree care services and has offices throughout Illinois, New York, Connecticut and Washington, D.C.  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 www.davey.com

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.