Consulting Utility Forester
Davey Resource Group - Western Region - TBD, California , United States
Starting Date :
Location of job:
Mendocino County to San Luis Obispo County and San Diego County
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STARTING DATE: Immediately. Resumes accepted until a suitable candidate is selected.
The Davey Resource Group (DRG) is currently hiring arborists, foresters, horticulturalists, natural resource specialists, plant and outdoor enthusiasts to join our workforce.
POSITION LOCATIONS: Mendocino County south to San Luis Obispo County, Kern County and San Diego County
Work with major gas/electric utility system and address its forestry needs
Inspect and assess the rights of way for vegetation requiring pruning or removal to avoid conflicts with overhead conductors
Identify tree and brush control work and enter data into hand-held computer
Notify landowners of impending compliance or reliability work
Discuss and negotiate incompatible vegetation removals
Assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions
Coordinate with project managers, planners, and vegetation crews
Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of growth rates
Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail
Ability to work and hike in rugged terrain and inclement weather
Clean DMV driving record and ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle
Two or four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science, plant science, landscape horticulture, geology, GIS, biology...or...?
Utility right of way vegetation management experience
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Pay rates based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, incentive programs, excellent benefits and F/T positions include option to buy Company stock after 1yr, access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses.
Pre-employment drug screen and Social Security Number verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and DRG are employee owned and are Equal Opportunity Employers.
CONTACT: Visit Davey’s website jobs.davey.com, indeed.com and ziprecruiter.com for additional job opportunities and company information.
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6005 Capistrano Ave
Atascadero, California 93422, United States