Job Opportunities

Available positions:


Office Administrator

Friends of the Urban Forest is hiring a full-time Office Administrator, who provides operational support to the FUF team and serves as the first point of contact for community groups and individuals curious about FUF programs including tree planting, tree care, and sidewalk landscaping community events. Responsibilities include responding to public inquiries in a friendly and professional manner and managing general office and clerical tasks.

This position requires experience with customer service, excellent organizational skills, and excellence in communicating (writing, speaking, presenting). The person works closely with staff, community members, and community groups in various settings and reports to the Community Engagement Program Manager.

See the full job description here. If you’re interested and qualified, please forward your cover letter and resume to: resume@fuf.net.


Restoration Planting Manager

Friends of the Urban Forest is hiring a full-time Restoration Planting Manager, who is responsible for the organization’s Replacement Tree Planting program and special planting projects that are separate from the organization’s regular Saturday community planting projects. The Restoration Planting Manager manages all aspects of the projects, including coordinating with property owners, public agencies, and vendors to plant street trees and sidewalk gardens throughout San Francisco.

The position requires a background in arboriculture or horticulture and involves a combination of office and field work. The Restoration Planting Manager works closely with staff, community members, community groups, government departments or agencies, vendors, and FUF volunteers. This position involves detailed project management and intensive work with the public. Strong organizational skills and people skills are essential. Reports to the Urban Forestry Program Manager.

See the full job description here. If you’re interested and qualified, please forward your cover letter and resume to: resume@fuf.net.


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