The Pro-Tree Outdoor Services Team

Pro-Tree is a rapidly growing, family run tree care business locally operated in the hills of Shakopee, MN. Our primary service area is West Metro. We are ISA, CTSP and EHAP certified.  Pro-Tree has always been adamant about practical methods of investing into our team;

  • certification and trainings, equipment/gear to increase employee tenure in the industry,
  • promoting work/life separation and competitive compensation packages.  We employ several top competition climbers and maintain a strong climbing culture. Check us out on Facebook or Instagram @Protreeoutdoor
  • Work outdoors and climb to new heights!

 

Arborist Intern 

The Job:

The Pro-Tree team is extremely excited to announce that it’s time to expand!  We are currently accepting applications for an arborist intern role. This employee will be involved in the most innovative and technical tree care projects, utilizing the best equipment and climbing/rigging techniques in the industry.  Candidates will be selected based on attitude and drive over tangible tree care experience. Work side by side with the industry best arborists and learn our industry best practices. Pro-Tree is actively involved with the State Arborist Apprenticeship Program and will enroll any willing and motivated candidates to ensure industry leading training for employees of all skill levels.

  • Weather permitting, four production days/week with flex Friday
  • Monthly in house paid training covering technical climbing/rigging topics
  • We buy climbing gear
  • State Apprentice program; paid training and classwork at Midstate Technical College, free higher education!

 

Qualifications/Compensation:

  • Preferred to be enrolled in forestry or urban forestry school.
  • This is a seasonal position, May-September.
  • Certification is not a must, we want to help you get there
  • Paid training/certifications ISA, TCIA Expo, CTSP, more!
  • CDL preferred or must be able to obtain one, we cover all associated expenses.
  • Must be able to work in storm response environments (local only)
  • $16-21/hr for arborist apprentice, guaranteed annual raises if enrolled in state program

 

We offer the following benefits for year round staff;

  • Year end bonus
  • Health care reimbursement
  • PTO
  • 401K

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Technical Climbing Arborist

The Job:

The Pro-Tree team is extremely excited to announce that it’s time to expand!  We are currently accepting applications for a climbing arborist role.  This employee will be involved in the most innovative and technical tree care projects, utilizing the best equipment and climbing/rigging techniques in the industry. Candidates will be selected based on attitude and drive over tangible tree care experience.

  • Year-round, full time work
  • Weather permitting, four production days/week with flex Friday
  • Monthly in house paid training covering technical climbing/rigging topics
  • We buy climbing gear

 

Qualifications/Compensation:

  • At least one year climbing experience performing pruning, removal, static and dynamic cables.
  • Certification is not a must, we want to help you get there
  • Paid training/certifications ISA, TCIA Expo, CTSP, more!
  • CDL preferred or must be able to obtain one, we cover all associated expenses.
  • Must be able to work in storm response environments (local only)
  • $21-38/hr for experienced arborist, based on skill and experience.

 

We offer the following benefits:

  • Year end bonus
  • Health care reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays
  • PTO
  • 401K