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Consulting Arborist: Arboricultural Asset Manager

08.08.23: Submissions open

Tasmanian Arboriculture Consultants is a purpose-driven company seeking to pioneer a holistic, science-based approach to urban forest management. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek to add value and skills to our business by hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds.

We are seeking a motivated consulting arborist who is passionate about environmental consulting and urban forestry and wants to make a positive impact on the environment and the community. The successful candidate will have a diploma (AQF level 5) or a graduate certificate in Arboriculture (AQF level 8). Additionally, they will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, think critically, and be capable assessing risk and managing tree inventories in the urban environment.

What we can do for you:

At Tas Arb, we understand the importance of having a sense of purpose in your work. As part of our team, you may discover your purpose is to have a net positive impact on the environment or it may be to inspire and nurture the growth of your team members and the next generation of arborists. Whatever you find, we are committed to providing a fertile environment for growth to maximise your personal potential as well as your professional skills as an arborist.

We believe that our employees’ success is in the best interest of our business, which is why we prioritise our people, their growth opportunities, and creating a high-performance culture. We provide a safe and non-discriminatory work environment, 9-day fortnights, career development guidance, and a training and education allowance to complement your career growth. Additionally, we offer a health and wellbeing allowance to support your mental and physical wellbeing.

What you can do for us:

The successful candidate will bring a professional attitude and a diverse skill set that adds to the collective. They will have a desire to challenge the status quo for arboriculture and think critically to find novel solutions, justifying their position with evidence-based research.

What we can do together:

As part of the Arboriculture Asset Management team at Tasmanian Arboriculture Consultants, you will have the opportunity to play a key role in shaping the urban forest in Tasmania, and in turn, improving the environment and the community.

You will work closely with a team of passionate professionals and have access to cutting-edge technology and resources to ensure the success of our arboriculture asset management services. Together, we can make a difference in the urban forest and achieve our goal of enhancing the wellbeing of the community and the environment.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage arboriculture assets to improve overall health and condition and reduce risk in high use public areas
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients

Essential skills:

  • Arboriculture knowledge sufficient to assess trees
  • Managing data sets
  • Skills in assessing risk
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Report writing and editing
  • Tree identification

Desirable qualifications:

If you are ready to take the next step in your career and want to work with a team that is passionate about making a positive impact on the environment, we encourage you to apply. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to