Urban Forester (Program Manager)
City of San Jose, CA

City of San Jose is seeking an Urban Forester (Program Manager). Reporting to the DOT Deputy Director for Infrastructure Maintenance and overseeing the City’s Arborist office and staff, this new position is part of a substantial augmentation of an existing program which is currently focused on the enforcement of the municipal code, managing tree pruning and removal permits, and limited planting activities. In addition to an aggressive goal to re-establish lost tree canopy, the Urban Forester will collaborate with other city departments to ensure that large climate goals are met, development best practices are implemented, and that the urban forest is protected and maintained in all phases of development.


Location: San Jose, California
Salary: $116,691.12 - $151,700.64
Final filing date: November 21, 2022

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.