Position: Inventory Arborist
Starting Date: Spring 2018
DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of The Davey Tree Expert Company, headquartered in Kent, Ohio has opportunities for persons interested in the field of urban forestry. We are seeking teamwork-oriented individuals with excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates should possess a professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety.
The Davey Tree Expert Company, which was first formed in 1880, has over 7,000 employees throughout the United States and Canada and is one of the top twenty largest employee-owned companies in the United States. Davey Resource Group provides a wide range of natural resource consulting services to clients in the private and public sectors, including urban forestry consulting and tree inventories, urban forest canopy assessments, and urban forestry management planning.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: Inventory Arborist – Baltimore, MD
DUTIES: The position involves the field data collection of tree and site information on both GPS devices and handheld computers regarding tree species identification, evaluation of health and condition, hazard identification, maintenance needs, and many other factors. The majority of our clients are municipalities who will utilize the data to assist and/or improve tree management and tree care operations. Davey Resource Group has projects all over the United States involving extended travel.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Two or Four year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture or related discipline. Working knowledge of computers and GIS systems. International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certification. Valid driver's license and good driving record. Excellent communication skills. Ability to work and hike in urban terrain and inclement weather. Ability to work independently. Ability to travel extensively.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: ISA Certified Arborist accreditation is required, and GIS/GPS experience highly desirable asset for position. Applicants with education/experience specifically related to urban forestry will be given higher consideration.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time positions. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned.
Contact--Send Resume and Cover to:
Cheryl Daniels, Project Manager
Davey Resource Group
Phone: (800) 828-8312, ext. 8079
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