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PlanIT Geo™ is a fast growing, thriving, fun, and hard working team! We are driven by trees and technology; innovators in GIS, remote sensing, LiDAR for urban tree canopy assessments, community tree inventory and strategic management. We are passionate about the work we do and derive purpose from helping others understand the value of natural capital and guidance for future generations.

Our atmosphere allows employees to grow by allowing them to take part in industry-related work outside their day-to-day activities. We stand behind innovation for the company and the industry.

Our home office is located in Arvada, Colorado at the foothills of the beautiful Rocky Mountains and just a few minutes from downtown Denver. Browse our open geo jobs below!

We are always open to hearing from talented, fun, hard-working professionals interested in joining our team at PlanIT Geo™. If you love “trees and technology”, or related natural resource planning or software development, contact us at any time at admin@planitgeo.com.

PlanIT Geo Jobs

Open Positions

Tree Inventory Technician

PAY: $19 – $25 per hour or $39k – $52k per year.

Full-time W2 employment (Inquire for Benefits Package)

LOCATION:

Nationwide – Must be able to travel for three to four weeks straight and stay in hotels/Airbnb’s.

DESCRIPTION:

PlanIT Geo provides professional geospatial consulting services and web/mobile software solutions for Urban Forestry and green infrastructure planning, natural resource analysis, forest management, and related areas. We are seeking one candidate with diverse interests and experience/education in urban forestry, arboriculture, GIS, and technology. Candidates should be motivated, versatile, work well in the private industry under strict time restraints, be able to travel, and have excellent communication skills.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION:

  • Collect individual tree x/y locations via mobile tools from aerial imagery while in the field.
  • Assess each tree for a wide variety of fields/attributes (e.g. Common Name, Scientific Name,
    DBH, Condition, Height, Crown Spread, Insect Issues, Diseases, Defects, Size of Defect, Probability of Failure, Target Frequency, Other Risk Fields, Site Type, Address, etc.).
  • Provide clients with training in tree inventory software and related data management in a
    variety of formats (Shapefile, Excel, Access, etc.).

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • ISA Certified Arborist – must have or be able to obtain within two weeks of hire date.
  • Pursuit of, or obtained BS/BA degree in forestry, natural resources, horticulture or related field.
  • Ability to ID a variety of North American tree species by common and botanical name (leaf-on and off seasons).
  • Ability to ID or quickly learn a variety of defects (biotic and abiotic) for different species of trees.
  • Familiarity of plant growth habits and landscape use of common urban tree species.
  • Experience in GIS desktop software (ESRI or Open Source; from coursework or other).
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time while using a tablet device safely.
  • Flexibility in work hours to meet a quota of trees inventoried per day/week.
  • Ability to travel 2-4 weeks at a time, stay in hotels/airbnb’s as needed, and have a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to establish/maintain effective working relationships with staff, clients, and other industry professionals.

    ABOUT US:

    PlanIT Geo™ provides enterprise GIS Software as a Service (SaaS) for urban trees, parks, tree care, and related green infrastructure asset management. We are a small company based outside of Denver with employees around the country and partners and customers worldwide. This position is an exciting period in our company’s growth, with plenty of opportunities to advance and grow along with us.

    At present we are only considering candidates legally authorized to work in the USA. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, or any other non-merit factor.

    SUBMITTAL:

    PlanIT Geo is looking to evaluate and add a tree inventory technician as soon as possible. If interested and qualified, please email a one-page resume and cover letter to:

    ADMIN@planitgeo.com

    Front End Software Developer

     PAY: $90,000 – $110,000 per year depending on experience

    Full-time W2 employment (Inquire for Benefits Package)

    LOCATION:

    Arvada, CO – main office, partial work from home; full remote possible for right candidate

    DESCRIPTION:

    PlanIT Geo™ is a global urban forestry consulting and software development firm. Our web-based software is used by private tree care firms, consultants, local and state governments, nonprofits, and others who work with trees, parks, and natural resources data.

    We are looking for a software developer with front-end expertise to join our team building mobile-focused applications for urban forest management and arborists. This is a great opportunity to join the fastest growing company in urban forestry technology, and can lead to other roles within the company for the right hire. 

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION:

    • Developing new features and enhancements for our TreePlotter™ suite of products, and developing new major features and product lines.
    • We have JavaScript (Node and browser), Python, and PHP code. We make extensive use of PostgreSQL. We automate infrastructure with Terraform and Ansible. We operate on AWS and GCP. You will work on any and all of this.
    • Troubleshooting, debugging and resolving production defects and issues. We are applying the latest DevOps thinking to our processes to make systemic improvements as well as solving short-term issues.
    • Helping implement architectural improvements and cloud-native modernizations to our code and infrastructure.
    • Reviewing others’ PRs and code, solo or pair programming, creating and reviewing software and architecture designs, and operating within an agile/lean development process.

    DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

    • You are a software developer with 2 or more years of experience building SaaS and web applications.
    • You can demonstrate your expertise writing JavaScript PWAs or hybrid apps using frameworks such as React, Vue, React Native, Ionic, PhoneGap or Titanium.
    • You have experience with server-side JavaScript (Node, Express etc) and might have experience with Python or PHP.
    • You ship new features and bug fixes to production, and take responsibility for ensuring your code works properly, is well-written, and is well-designed.
    • You like working in an agile environment, and you like seeing your work directly help your customers do their job.
    • You enjoy working in a small team, and both value and actively contribute to a culture of collaboration and mutual support and respect.
    • You enjoy teaching others the cool stuff you know, and eagerly learn from your team.
    • You might have expertise with or knowledge of geospatial or mapping technologies, trees and arboriculture, remote sensing, or green infrastructure, OR you are interested in learning about these things.

    ABOUT US:

    PlanIT Geo™ provides enterprise GIS Software as a Service (SaaS) for urban trees, parks, tree care, and related green infrastructure asset management. We are a small company based outside of Denver with employees around the country and partners and customers worldwide. This position is an exciting period in our company’s growth, with plenty of opportunities to advance and grow along with us.

    At present we are only considering candidates legally authorized to work in the USA. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, or any other non-merit factor.

    SUBMITTAL:

    PlanIT Geo is a fast growing, small business with competitive employee benefits (401k, health insurance, PTO, etc.). There is potential for the right person to become a leader in the company if you work hard, innovate, and succeed in ensuring client success and renewal. PlanIT Geo is seeking to evaluate candidates as soon as possible, interviews will begin immediately.

    If interested and qualified, please email resume to: iantruslove@planitgeo.com

    Full Stack Software Developer

     PAY: $90,000 – $110,000 per year depending on experience

    Full-time W2 employment (Inquire for Benefits Package)

    LOCATION:

    Arvada, CO – main office, partial work from home; full remote possible for right candidate

    DESCRIPTION:

    PlanIT Geo™ is a global urban forestry consulting and software development firm. Our web-based software is used by private tree care firms, consultants, local and state governments, nonprofits, and others who work with trees, parks, and natural resources data.

    We are looking for a full-stack software developer to join our team building full-stack web and mobile applications, REST APIs, and scalable back-end services. This is a great opportunity to join the fastest growing company in urban forestry technology, and can lead to other roles within the company for the right hire. 

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION:

    • Developing new features and enhancements for our TreePlotter™ suite of products, and developing new major features and product lines.
    • We have JavaScript (Node and browser), Python, and PHP code. We make extensive use of PostgreSQL. We automate infrastructure with Terraform and Ansible. We operate on AWS and GCP. You will work on any and all of this.
    • Troubleshooting, debugging and resolving production defects and issues. We are applying the latest DevOps thinking to our processes to make systemic improvements as well as solving short-term issues.
    • Helping implement architectural improvements and cloud-native modernizations to our code and infrastructure.
    • Reviewing others’ PRs and code, solo or pair programming, creating and reviewing software and architecture designs, and operating within an agile/lean development process.

    DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

    • You are a software developer with 2 or more years of experience building SaaS and web applications.
    • You can demonstrate your expertise in one or more of JavaScript (client or server side), Python, PHP, or SQL.
    • You ship new features and bug fixes to production, and take responsibility for ensuring your code works properly, is well-written, and is well-designed.
    • You like working in an agile environment, and you like seeing your work directly help your customers do their job.
    • You enjoy working in a small team, and both value and actively contribute to a culture of collaboration and mutual support and respect.
    • You enjoy teaching others the cool stuff you know, and eagerly learn from your team.
    • You might have experience building native or cross-platform mobile applications.
    • You might have expertise with or knowledge of geospatial or mapping technologies, trees and arboriculture, remote sensing, or green infrastructure, OR you are interested in learning about these things.

    ABOUT US:

    Mapping the world’s urban forests for a greener future: PlanIT Geo™ provides enterprise GIS Software as a Service (SaaS) for urban trees, parks, tree care, and related green infrastructure asset management. We are a small company based outside of Denver with employees around the country and partners and customers worldwide. This position is an exciting period in our company’s growth, with plenty of opportunities to advance and grow along with us.

    At present we are only considering candidates legally authorized to work in the USA. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, or any other non-merit factor.

    SUBMITTAL:

    PlanIT Geo is a fast growing, small business with competitive employee benefits (401k, health insurance, PTO, etc.). There is potential for the right person to become a leader in the company if you work hard, innovate, and succeed in ensuring client success and renewal. PlanIT Geo is seeking to evaluate candidates as soon as possible, interviews will begin immediately.

    If interested and qualified, please email resume to: iantruslove@planitgeo.com

    Software Developer

     PAY: $90,000 – $110,000 per year depending on experience

    Full-time W2 employment (Inquire for Benefits Package)

    LOCATION:

    Arvada, CO – main office, partial work from home; full remote possible for right candidate

    DESCRIPTION:

    PlanIT Geo™ is a global urban forestry consulting and software development firm. Our web-based software is used by private tree care firms, consultants, local and state governments, nonprofits, and others who work with trees, parks, and natural resources data.

    We are looking for a software developer to join our team building full-stack web and mobile applications, REST APIs, and scalable back-end services. We want someone to help us restructure and rewrite key pieces of our legacy code into good shape to support the next 10 years. This is a great opportunity to join the fastest growing company in urban forestry technology, and can lead to other roles within the company for the right hire. 

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION:

    • Developing new features and enhancements for our TreePlotter™ suite of products, and developing new major features and product lines.
    • We have JavaScript (Node and browser), Python, and PHP code. We make extensive use of PostgreSQL. We automate infrastructure with Terraform and Ansible. We operate on AWS and GCP. You will work on any and all of this.
    • Troubleshooting, debugging and resolving production defects and issues. We are applying the latest DevOps thinking to our processes to make systemic improvements as well as solving short-term issues.
    • Helping implement architectural improvements and cloud-native modernizations to our code and infrastructure.
    • Reviewing others’ PRs and code, solo or pair programming, creating and reviewing software and architecture designs, and operating within an agile/lean development process.

    DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

    • You are a software developer with demonstrable experience building SaaS and web applications.
    • You have demonstrable expertise in PHP, jQuery, and the LAMP stack development.
    • You either have experience with NodeJS, current front end JavaScript frameworks, Docker containers, Amazon Web Services (e.g. IAM, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, Cognito), microservices and service meshes, or you want to build skills with these technologies.
    • You ship new features and bug fixes to production, and take responsibility for ensuring your code works properly, is well-written, and is well-designed.
    • You like working in an agile environment, and you like seeing your work directly help your customers do their job.
    • You enjoy working in a small team, and both value and actively contribute to a culture of collaboration and mutual support and respect.
    • You enjoy teaching others the cool stuff you know, and eagerly learn from your team.
    • You might have expertise with or knowledge of geospatial or mapping technologies, trees and arboriculture, remote sensing, or green infrastructure, OR you are interested in learning about these things.

    ABOUT US:

    Mapping the world’s urban forests for a greener future: PlanIT Geo™ provides enterprise GIS Software as a Service (SaaS) for urban trees, parks, tree care, and related green infrastructure asset management. We are a small company based outside of Denver with employees around the country and partners and customers worldwide. This position is an exciting period in our company’s growth, with plenty of opportunities to advance and grow along with us.

    At present we are only considering candidates legally authorized to work in the USA. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, or any other non-merit factor.

    SUBMITTAL:

    PlanIT Geo is a fast growing, small business with competitive employee benefits (401k, health insurance, PTO, etc.). There is potential for the right person to become a leader in the company if you work hard, innovate, and succeed in ensuring client success and renewal. PlanIT Geo is seeking to evaluate candidates as soon as possible, interviews will begin immediately.

    If interested and qualified, please email resume to: iantruslove@planitgeo.com

    PlanIT Geo™, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Firm – Find our policy details here.

    Let’s discuss your next community forestry project today.

    About PlanIT Geo™

    At PlanIT Geo, you’ll find a team driven by trees and technology. We are innovators and your partner in community forestry.

    We are passionate about the work we do and derive purpose from helping others map and understand the value of nature-based solutions for a greener future.

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    Sales & Support: 833.873.3627

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