Urban Forester

Location: Park Ridge, IL
Deadline: October 1, 2013



The City of Park Ridge is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time Urban Forester position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordinating forestry and engineering permits for construction within the City, ensuring appropriate specifications as required for building, conducting site visits and tree inspections for disease, bug infestation, and other hazardous conditions. Bachelor’s degree in Forestry, Engineering, and/or related field required with 2 to 3 years’ experience in any combination of education and training. Valid state driver’s license required. Arborist Certification is preferred. Flexible hours (weekends included). Starting hourly rate is at $27.36. Position available until filled.

Submit Applicant for Employment and resume to Annie Eriksson, HR Generalist, via email at aeriksso@parkridge.us or by U.S. mail to: