Consulting Utility Forester - Miami, FL

The Davey Tree Expert Company Test
Davie, FL
United States
Category
Job Description

Additional Locations: Miami, FL


Primary Locations: FL, Davie, 5301 SW 49th Street, 33314, OH, Kent, 295 S. Water Street, 3rd Floor, 44240 


Requisition ID: 163453


Position Overview

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 environmental services.


 


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 recommendations.

  • Collect data and document work using hand-held computers; assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions, & support IVM projects.

  • 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 independently.

  • 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 service area.

  • 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: ISA Certified Arborist®, ISA Utility Specialist®, Registered Professional Forester (RPF), Utility Right-of-Way Vegetation experience.


What we offer:


  • The opportunity to work in America’s great outdoors with teammates that will support your professional growth and managers who empower.

  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers through the Davey Institute of Tree Science.

  • A company vehicle for commuting purposes & cell phone.

  • Competitive wages based on qualifications and experience and excellent benefits including health, dental, vision & life insurance.

  • 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:


 


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 


If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.


 


Employment Type: Permanent 

Job Type: Full Time 

Travel Expectations: Up to 25%