Village Forester

Location: Wilmette, IL
Deadline: October 31, 2017

The Village of Wilmette is seeking to fill the full-time position of Village Forester in the Engineering & Public Works Department. The Forestry Division which is comprised of two Foresters are responsible for maintaining approximately 17,500 trees on public property through programs of systematic pruning, removal, planting, tree preservation, disease control and care for sick and damaged trees. Wilmette earned its 33rd Tree City USA recognition for 2016, and has received a total 15 Growth Awards from the Arbor Day Foundation.