Construction Arborist | Northern California

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Willits, Ukiha, Fort Bragg, Hu
  • Jul 12, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 39701  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Bachelors 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

The Davey Resource Group Inc

Position Announcement


POSITION:             Construction Arborist


STARTING DATE:  Immediately.  Resumes accepted until suitable candidates are selected.


Davey Resource Group (DRG) has an opportunity in the field of utility forestry as a construction arborist monitoring crews in the field. 

POSITION LOCATION:  Northern California (Mendocino County, Humboldt County, Sonoma County).  Periodic travel after initial orientation. Company vehicle and paid commute.



  • Assess construction sites for potential impacts to established vegetation
  • Coordinate with multiple stakeholders and serve as primary point of contact
  • Identify tree care provider and oversee activities on site
  • Lead daily safety briefing and communicate scope of work
  • Draft reports and provide estimates to client



  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certification required
  • Two or four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science, natural resources or related discipline
  • Experience in the following: arboriculture, tree preservation, tree root patterns and morphology and forest and landscape plant identification (including trees/shrubs)
  • Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, technical report writing, and attention to detail
  • Ability to work closely with design and construction management teams
  • Ability to work and hike in rugged terrain and in inclement weather
  • Ability to work independently and under remote supervision
  • Self-driven desire to improve processes and procedures for client and company goals


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  Full time position.  Wage depends 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  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. 


If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at



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