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Certified Arborist - Hazard Tree Mitigation

Environmental Consultants (ECI) - Los Angeles, California , United States

Starting Date :
06/12/2019 00:00:00

Location of job:
Southern California

Posted By: :
Jen Leman

Job Description:


We are currently seeking ISA Certified Arborists to support to Southern California Edison’s (SCE) Hazard Tree Mitigation Program.  Western ECI will help support SCE’s program by inspecting overhead powerlines located in High Fire Threat Districts.  The majority of this work occurs outside of the urban environment and in the forests of Southern California.  We are looking for experienced, energetic professionals who wish to join our growing team and grow their career in the utility vegetation management industry.  This is a full time opportunity to work outside and explore rural Southern California with opportunities for advancement.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assess utility facilities for vegetation compliance
  • Notify property owners of line clearance work to be performed
  • Obtain necessary permits from public agencies
  • Promote and maintain good public relations
  • Perform Level 1 and 2 tree risk assessment inspections
  • Document and record information with mobile device
  • Operate with the highest level of personal and public safety


  • Must currently hold an ISA Arborist Certification
  • Must have solid tree identification skills and the ability to read maps.
  • Must have exceptional written and verbal communication skills, strong problem-solving abilities, the ability to multi-task and an attention to detail
  • Must be able to work alone, outdoors in various weather conditions and terrain
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Bachelor’s or Associates degree in Forestry, Environmental Science or related field preferred
  • One (1) year of utility vegetation management related experience preferred
  • Inventory or surveying experience a plus
  • Bi-lingual speaking (English and Spanish) is a plus

Contact Information

Jen Leman
Phone: 9193560084
Fax: NA