Gas Line Maintenance Forester- Sonoma, CA

  • Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Sonoma, CA 95476, USA
  • 16 Feb, 2020
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Job Description

Requisition Number: 55006  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company
Position Announcement


POSITION: Gas Line Maintenance Forester
STARTING DATE:        Immediately.  Resumes accepted until a suitable candidate is selected.


The Davey Resource Group (DRG), a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is currently hiring arborists, foresters, horticulturalists, natural resource specialists, plant and outdoor enthusiasts to join our workforce.


POSITION LOCATIONS: Napa, Marin and Sonoma Counties. Company vehicle, paid commute.


DUTIES:  
* 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 gas pipelines
* Identify tree and brush control work and capture data with GIS-based program
* Assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions
* Provide on-site vegetation crew monitoring and safety tailboards
* Coordinate with project managers, planners, vegetation crews, the client, traffic control, gas standby, etc.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 
* Two or four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, or related discipline
* Utility right of way vegetation management experience preferred
* International Society for Arboriculture (ISA) certified arborist
* Proficient in Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
* Experience with GIS, ArcGIS, Google Earth Pro, Adobe Acrobat, and cloud based drives
* Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail
* Ability to prepare and compile arborist reports
* Flexible work schedule and willingness to travel
* Interest in working overtime hours


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: Email resume and cover letter to hiring.drgwr@davey.com.  Visit Davey’s website for additional job opportunities and company information.

 

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. 

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com

 

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.