Consulting Utility Forester
Company: Davey Resource Group
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Take ownership of your future. Join one of the largest
employee-owned companies in the nation while growing your career in
a dynamic industry! Davey Resource Group, Inc. has a unique culture
that focuses on the open exchanging of ideas, community
partnership, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled
client service while acting as industry leaders in utility and
*What you'll do: *
--- Successfully contribute to all aspects of vegetation management
planning and analysis.
--- Utilize innovative technology and practices to help major
electric utility providers deliver safe and reliable power and
maintain national security.
--- Inspect and assess vegetation in right-of-ways for compliance
standards and construction work plans.
--- Identify tree and brush control work and protection zone
--- Collect data and document work using hand-held computers;
assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions, & support
--- Coordinate with Project Managers, Planners, and Vegetation
Crews to create customized solutions.
*What you'll need: *
--- Love of the outdoors and the ability to work and hike in rugged
terrain and inclement weather.
--- Ability to read and follow GIS data and maps; ability to work
--- Leadership experience and a desire for career growth will be
given a priority.
--- Demonstrated expertise in problem-solving, meeting deadlines,
and technical innovation.
--- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
--- Availability and desire to travel throughout the utility
--- Valid Driver's License with clean DMV driving record and
ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle.
--- Ability to identify local tree species & growth rates.
--- Organizational skills; working knowledge of computers and
programs, file creation, manipulation, and sharing.
--- Preferred: Two or Four-year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry,
Horticulture or related discipline.
--- Preferred: Relevant pesticide and/or Herbicide licenses and
certificates, if required by state law.
--- Preferred: ISA Certified Arborist -, ISA Utility Specialist -,
Registered Professional Forester (RPF), Utility Right-of-Way
*What we offer: *
--- The opportunity to work in America's great outdoors with
teammates that will support your professional growth and managers
--- Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety
Specialists & Skills Trainers through the Davey Institute of Tree
--- A company vehicle for commuting purposes & cell phone.
--- Competitive wages based on qualifications and experience and
excellent benefits including health, dental, vision & life
--- Employee referral bonus program.
--- Scholarship program for employees and families.
--- Charitable matching gift program.
--- Discounted stock purchase options & 401(k) retirement savings
plan with a company match.
--- Paid time off and paid holidays.
*Who we are: *
The Davey Resource Group, Inc. is focused and relentless in our
pursuit to help our utility clients deliver safe and reliable power
to their customers and maintain national security. We are
results-driven by our great people and the technology at our
fingertips. People who love being the best and being a part of
building something extraordinary. People who want to create change,
love what they do and the people they do it with. We are currently
hiring Arborists, Foresters, Horticulturalists, Natural Resource
Specialists, and plant and outdoor enthusiasts. Various full-time
positions available include; entry-level, special projects, and
supervisory roles. We are seeking candidates who have positive
attitudes, excellent communication skills, and critical attention
to detail. Team players who have a thirst for knowledge and growth
are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00 - $23.00 per hour
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Professional development assistance
* Referral program
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* Tree care: 1 year (Preferred)
* Certified Arborist (Preferred)
Willingness to travel:
* 25% (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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