City Arborist

Bath Parks & Recreation Department
Job Description

The City of Bath, Maine is seeking candidates for a full time position of City Arborist. 

This position will be responsible for a variety of supervisory, administrative, and technical work in the planning, construction, operation, and maintenance programs of the City Forestry Division.

Candidate should also have considerable knowledge of the modern principles and practices of horticulture and urban forestry arboriculture. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with Department employees, school personnel, governmental agencies and the general public. 

Desirable candidate will have Bachelor’s degree in Parks Management, Forestry, Arboriculture or Horticulture or related degree; and Two(2) years of experience relating to the management of municipal urban parks, open spaces and tree maintenance programs; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Review of application packets will begin on September 3, 2021. Application packets will be accepted until the position is filled. Job description and application forms available below and at the Bath Parks & Recreation Department.

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