Senior Associate Consultant (South Bend, Indiana)

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • South Bend, IN, USA
  • Jun 18, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 38949  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1ENV - DRG Environmental Consulting 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Bachelors 
Work Experience Required: More than 5 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Senior Associate Consultant
Davey Resource Group, Inc.

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, Inc., headquartered in Kent, Ohio, has openings for experienced environmental consulting
professionals. 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 9,000 employees throughout the United States
and Canada and is one of the top twenty largest employee-owned companies in the United States. As a member of the Davey
Tree family of companies, 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.

Location: South Bend, Indiana

Position Description and Responsibilities: Selected candidate will work collaboratively with Davey Resource Group project
developers, biologists, and project managers. The position involves a variety of work including water resources delineation,
Section 401/404 permitting, stream/wetland restoration design and construction, technical report writing, and management
of a variety of projects that include environmental planning, permitting, monitoring, construction, and management. The
primary focus of this position is to not only provide senior level project management and expertise, but also perform a key
role in the development of new projects, including preparation of proposals, grant writing, networking and identifying new
client relationships and project opportunities. This may include attending conferences/workshops and public speaking. Job
responsibilities include:

● Assist with the expansion of ecological consulting services in Indiana.
● Drive the sales process, generate project opportunities, prepare bids and proposals, and perform administrative
duties, as needed.
● Provide senior level technical expertise to clients and team.
● Provide routine management of multiple projects at one time, preparing/reviewing/implementing work and
construction plans, invoicing and labor tracking, performing final QA/QC of work performed, and supervision of
subcontractors as merited;
● Ensure clear and effective communication with clients and co-workers, including preparation of written technical

Required qualifications:

  • Potential candidates must be a college graduate with a minimum of a four-year degree in biology, ecology, conservation, environmental science, or related fields.
  • At least five years or more of experience working in the natural resources field performing ecological consulting work and habitat restoration consulting is desired.
  • Valuable professional credentials include PWS, ESA Certified Ecologist, and/or CPESC.
  • Candidate should have working experience in the state of Michigan and be proficient with state laws and regulations.
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate proficiency with stream/wetlands restoration design work, including modeling and plan development; have experience performingconstruction oversight of restoration projects;
  • Capabality of managing large projects with multiple subcontractors; and maintain an existing network of clients and contacts within the ecological consulting industry in Michigan
  • Applicants must possess a valid driver's license and have a good driving record.
  • We are seeking teamwork-oriented individuals with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as a professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety.

Additional Information: Full-time position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive
wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes the option to buy company stock after one year. 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.

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. 


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