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Tree Planting Coordinator

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Friends of the Urban Forest
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San Francisco, CA
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Published 19 days ago

FRIENDS OF THE URBAN FOREST (FUF)

TREE PLANTING COORDINATOR

About FUF

Friends of the Urban Forest is a non-profit organization that helps individuals and neighborhood groups to plant and care for street trees and sidewalk gardens in San Francisco. By making San Francisco greener, FUF supports the health and livability of the urban environment. Since 1981, Friends of the Urban Forest has planted almost half of the city’s street tree canopy.

Position Details:

  • Classification and Time: Full-time, non-exempt
  • Hourly Rate: $24.00
  • Benefits: Full health, dental and vision per FUF Employee Handbook 
  • Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday or Tuesday through Saturday, fluctuating
  • Reports to: Lead Community Planting Manager

Position Summary

As an integral member of FUF’s Tree Planting Program Team, the Planting Coordinator executes and assists field duties necessary to plan and implement community tree planting projects. The Tree Planting Program aims to plant over 1,500 trees annually in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco using a community planting model involving tree recipients, neighborhood and corporate volunteers, and FUF staff.

This position requires a background in arboriculture or horticulture and strong organizational and communication skills. The Planting Coordinator works closely with the Tree Planting Managers, other planting managers, community engagement staff, community members, community groups, government departments or agencies, outside vendors, and FUF volunteers. Saturday and occasional evening availability is required. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply as well as candidates dedicated to anti-racism, gender inclusivity, and inclusion.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and convictions records.

Contact

Qualified & interested candidates, please e-mail a cover letter and resume with the job title that you’re applying for in the subject line.

Full Job Descriptionhttps://www.fuf.net/about-us/job-opportunities/

COVID-19 considerations:

All FUF employees are expected to follow and enforce COVID-19 safety procedures. Personal protective equipment will be provided.

FRIENDS OF THE URBAN FOREST (FUF)

TREE PLANTING COORDINATOR

About FUF

Friends of the Urban Forest is a non-profit organization that helps individuals and neighborhood groups to plant and care for street trees and sidewalk gardens in San…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Compensation

At least USD 24
per hour

Benefits

401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Life insurance, Paid time off, Vision insurance

401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Life insurance, Paid time off, Vision insurance

Location

On-site
1007 General Kennedy Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129, USA

How to Apply

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply, and so are candidates dedicated to anti-racism, gender inclusivity, and inclusion.

Please email a cover letter and resume to resume@fuf.net and include your name and the job title you’re applying for in the subject line.

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply, and so are candidates dedicated to anti-racism, gender inclusivity, and inclusion.

Please email a cover…

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