Arborist Crew


As an Arborist at Sargent’s, you will work daily in the field performing tree pruning and removal, stump grinding, tree planting and on occasion, plant health care. Working as an Arborist requires being comfortable working at heights, working with sharp tools, working with ropes and gear, and a strong commitment to safety.

Sargent’s is a place where people love to work. We know we’ve done our job well when we hear our customers say “Wow” after a finished project. You will measure your success by safely and efficiently completing work to the highest standards and on budget. You will be part of a team that is growing and developing every day.  As a top performer in this role, you will be skilled and knowledgeable at arboriculture (tree care) and communicate well.

We Have:

  • A desire to do our best. We do not come to work every day to be average
  • A culture of respect and diversity. Sargent’s understands that we succeed or fail as one
  • A vision of prosperity. You have goals for your life. We do too. We want those goals to be closer tomorrow than they are today
  • A fun environment working with others who are passionate about landscaping
  • An opportunity for growth and development. This means we are committed to having the tools and training you need to do your job well
  • More information on Sargent’s culture can be found on our careers page:

You Have:

  • A love for working outdoors with trees
  • At least 1 year of arboriculture experience including climbing to prune and remove trees
  • A love for being around and working with people, both teammates and customers alike
  • A passion for quality of work from yourself and your teammates
  • Ability to be flexible. Every day is a new adventure
  • Desire to follow written or verbal direction to complete tasks effectively
  • A valid driver’s license and able to be insured on Sargent’s company insurance policy
  • A MN-DOT Health Card or ability to obtain
  • A Class A license or ability to obtain
  • Availability to work Monday – Friday with occasional Saturday work. Hours are 7am – 5pm depending on job and season.


Pay range $20-26 per hour.

Employee discount which includes up to 30% off plant materials.

Retirement Plan through a 401k.  Sargent’s offers a match up to 4%.

Health Insurance options for Eligible Employee and Families (Sargent’s pays for 75% of employee monthly cost).

Dental and Vision Insurance Available

Paid Time Off (PTO).  Eligible Sargent’s employees will earn paid time off.

*Minimum number of hours worked necessary for some benefits to apply.


This is a great role in a growing company with a dynamic culture.  Sargent’s reputation, built over 50 years, has attracted many 30+ year employees and a loyal client base.  To be effective in this role you need to be geared up to work hard, develop your skills and communicate well.

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