The Davey Tree Expert Company

Arborist Trainee Intern

Hicksville, NY, US, 11801 Hicksville, NY, US, 11801

Additional Locations: N/A

Primary Locations: NY, Hicksville, 200 Miller Place, 11801 

Requisition ID: 181999

Position Overview

 The Davey Tree Expert Company is looking for exceptional students who are interested in expanding their field experience in the areas of Tree Care, Plant Health Care, Sales and Client Services.


STARTING DATE:                          

Flexible - We are currently looking for Internship candidates for Spring/Summer, 2023


Job Duties



Learn to be a tree doctor! Introduce career orientated students to exceptional opportunities in the industry including tree care, tree climbing, chainsaw use, plant health care and customer service. Internships in each division may vary in length depending on availability. Interns will be assigned a manager who will mentor them through a variety of job experiences within the industry. Throughout your experience, you will work on residential and commercial properties and in an office setting.


HOURS:40-50 hours per week; Monday - Friday with some Saturdays


SALARY: Competitive & Negotiable



Must have enthusiasm for proper plant care and arboriculture

Positive attitude and willingness to learn

Demonstrated ability to report for work regularly and punctually

Collaboration and communication skills



Studying Arboriculture, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Forestry or related discipline

Driver’s license highly valuable


Additional Information


Over 100 years of service gives you job security

National reputation for Stewardship and Excellence

Promotes ambitious, team-focused experts quickly and focuses on continuing education

Commitment to safety: Interns will work towards completing the CDP “C” Climber booklet 



Opportunity to apply for Davey Scholarship and develop your career

Access to industry related training materials

Climbing gear, uniforms and PPE provided 

Opportunity to work outside and gain valuable industry experience


Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. 

Company Overview

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee owned companies in the nation!  Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchange of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.  

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Arborist Trainee Intern to our passionate team of tree care professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day! 

Divisional Overview


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 

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 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at


Employment Type: Intern 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: None 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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