Staff


Jeff Beswick

Jeff Beswick

Environmental Horticulture/Outdoor Recreation

Position:

  • Environmental Horticulture Instructor
  • FFA Advisor
  • Literacy Team
  • Program Advisory Chair
  • Student Council Advisor
  • 10-Hr OSHA Trainer

 

Education, Formal and Professional:

  • AAS Urban Tree Management, Paul Smiths
  • BAS Landscape Horticulture, University of Maine, Orono

Training

  • Teaching the Exceptional Child in the Regular Classroom (K-12)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration Training Institute Educational Center, New England
  • Literacy Strategies Workshops
  • Writing to Learn Literacy Strategies
  • Career and Technical Education Vocabulary Literacy Strategies Training

Professional Credentials:

  • Licensed Landscape and Utility Arborist
  • Licensed Master Pesticide Applicator
  • Maine Landscape and Nursery Certified
  • Greenhouse and Nursery Professional
  • Licensed Class B CDL Driver

Experience:

  • 14 years of industry experience
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • Accurately diagnosed and treated plants with pests and diseases
  • Administered herbicides, pesticides and fertilization program as required by Maine State Law
  • Supervised a cew of 12 people
  • Performed pruning of ornamental trees and shrubs
  • Applied all plant health care practices and administration of herbicides and pesticides
  • Prepared commercial job proposals and sales regarding tree and landscape design
  • Aerial and ground pruning and trimming of transmission and roadside power lines