Internship Spring-Summer 2020 | Alexandria, VA

    Davey Tree
    Alexandria, VA
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.09 - $14.27

    Job Description

    Requisition Number:65346
    Company Name:The Davey Tree Expert Company
    Service Line:1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services
    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 withDavey Tree, Residential & CommercialServices - Alexandria, VA

    The Davey Tree Expert Companyis looking for exceptional students who are interested in expanding their field experience in theareas 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 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.

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • StudyingArboriculture, 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 135years 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 Programbooklet 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 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, visitwww.davey.com

    If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or atRecruiting@davey.com.

    Nearest Major Market:Washington DC
    Job Segment:Horticulture, Agriculture

    Posting ID: 556642574Posted: 2020-05-21