The City of Portland Urban Forestry Department is hiring three full-time botanist specialists. The positions include updating ArcGIS databases and field visits.
Applications are open until 12/20.
Here is the link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portlandor/jobs/3316445/urban-forestry-specialist-botanic-specialist-i-forestry
About the position:
Portland Parks & Recreation is recruiting for three (3) Botanic Specialist I: Forestry positions in the Urban Forestry division. Join a growing team dedicated to supporting the planting and care of Portland’s trees, with a focus on reaching Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) communities, low-income residents, and East Portland neighborhoods.
These positions support the planting of thousands of trees annually in yards, parks, and along streets. In addition to planting, these positions conduct outreach to communities most in need of trees, promote planting opportunities, and support continued care of trees through stewardship and education. There are three positions open, each with a specific focus area.
As a Botanic Specialist I - Forestry you will:
Three positions are available with specific areas of focus:
This classification is represented by PROTEC17 (Formerly Coppea). To view this labor agreement, please go to https://www.portland.gov/bhr/employee-relations/labor-relations/labor-agreements and click on the appropriate link.
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