Overview

Job Title: Tree Estimator/Arborist

Location: Daytona Beach

Department: Sales Team

Reports To: Director of Sales

Job Summary:

The Tree Estimator/Arborist is responsible for providing accurate and timely estimates for tree care services, including trimming, pruning, removal and stump grinding. This role requires a comprehensive understanding of arboriculture practices, strong analytical skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Estimate Preparation:
  • Conduct site visits to assess the condition and scope of tree care projects.
  • Measure and evaluate trees, including species identification, health assessment, and potential hazards.
  • Prepare detailed and accurate cost estimates for tree services, including labor, equipment, materials, and disposal. Be able to estimate tree services by hour
  • Client Interaction:
  • Communicate with clients to understand their needs and provide consultation on tree care options.
  • Present estimates and proposals to clients, explaining the scope of work and costs involved.
  • Address client inquiries and concerns promptly and professionally.
  • Project Coordination:
  • Collaborate with the project manager and field crews to ensure estimates align with operational capabilities and timelines.
  • Documentation and Reporting:
  • Maintain accurate records of estimates, contracts, and client communications.
  • Assist in the development and refinement of estimating tools and processes.
  • Safety and Compliance:
  • Adhere to industry standards and company policies for safety and environmental compliance.
  • Stay informed about local regulations and permits related to tree work.
  • Participate in safety meetings and training sessions.

Qualifications:

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent required; degree in arboriculture, forestry, horticulture, or a related field preferred.
  • Experience: Minimum of 1 year of experience in tree care or a related field, with at least 1 year in an estimating role.
  • Certifications: ISA Certified Arborist or equivalent certification preferred.
  • Skills:
  • Strong knowledge of tree species, diseases, and arboricultural practices.
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to perform site visits, including walking, standing, and climbing.
  • Comfortable working outdoors in various weather conditions.

Work Environment:

  • Primarily outdoor work with some office duties.
  • Travel to client sites required. Company car is provided.

Salary:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $500.00 – $2,000.00 per week

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

Ability to Commute:

  • Daytona Beach, FL 32118 (Required)

Work Location: In person