Arborist-Sales Representative - San Diego # 21922

The Davey Tree Expert Company

The Davey Tree Expert Company

San Diego, CA, US, 92120 , San Diego , CA - 92120

Job Description

Requisition Number: 21922  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years 
Relocation Available: No 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 


POSITION: Arborist-Sales Representative, San Diego,CA

Starting Date: Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.


The Davey Tree Expert Company is pleased to offer a key opportunity as an Arborist-Sales Representative in the San Diego, CA. 


The ideal candidate will have a passion for quality work with excellent organizational abilities and strong attention to detail. Must work well under pressure and be able to manage several priorities in a day; must be adaptable, creative and self-motivated. The position involves selling and providing expert tree care services and inspections to customer properties. Responsible for insuring the safe completion of pruning, removing trees, as well as plant health care, soil care and all other aspects of Arboriculture on residential and commercial properties.



  • Sells Arboricultural Services to residential and or commercial customers
  • Key priority is proposing and developing sales to existing clients and cultivation of new customers in the territory
  • Must be knowledgeable and experienced with tree care, hazard tree evaluation, integrated pest management and industry approved tree care practices
  • Estimate time/cost for crews to perform tree removal, pruning, cabling, and all other tree care services
  • Dispatch and direct crews to complete proposed projects
  • Maintain and grow knowledge of tree and shrub species common in San Diego, CA
  • The Sales Representative assists the District Manager in the direction of the operation



  • Arborist/horticulturist with preferably 3-5 years of experience in arboriculture
  • Preferred: Two or Four-year degree in a green industry
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Tree, plant, and horticultural knowledge relevant to  the San Diego, CA
  • Bucket truck experience and proper pruning, strong tree ID, disease and pest skills, installation experience
  • Knowledge of cable systems
  • Expertise in leadership, crew management, training, equipment maintenance
  • Prioritizes safe working procedures and familiar with ANSI and OSHA tree industry regulations
  • Excellent sales and communication skills
  • Customer service follow-through
  • Good people skills; self-motivated; computer proficient and organized
  • Valid driver’s license a must.   CDL & bi-lingual (English / Spanish) highly valuable



  • Salary plus commission (sales based)
  • Company vehicle, phone and computer provided
  • Comprehensive health, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation and holidays, 401K with company matching and company stock purchase options
  • Industry recognized Professional Development through The Davey Institute
  • Work in sunny San Diego and within 25 minutes to the beach



Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey offers excellent benefits, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year, and industry related training and special Davey training courses.


Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Visit Davey Website: WWW.DAVEY.COM Job Opportunities & Company Profile Information





The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

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