Senior Associate Consultant

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Oct 10, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 43232  
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% 

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, Inc. “DRG”, 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: Northern Indiana
Position Description and Responsibilities: A Senior Associate Consultant based in Northern
Indiana will lead existing projects in the Northern Indiana and Southern Michigan region, develop
new opportunities and client relationships in the region, and establish a new office for permanent
DRG staff in Northern Indiana.
The selected candidate will work collaboratively with the Indiana Area Manager, based out of
Indianapolis, to provide senior level project management, business development, and mentorship to
junior staff. The position involves a variety of work including stream/wetland restoration design and
construction oversight, Section 401/404 and/or Construction-in-a-Floodway permitting, technical
report writing, and project management for a variety of projects such as wetlands and stream
mitigation planning and monitoring, ecological surveys, and wetlands delineations. Job
responsibilities include:
● Optimize existing client relationships and project experience to increase DRG’s book of work
in the Northern Indiana and Southern Michigan region.
● Pursue work in public and private markets, manage client relationships, provide leadership
in preparing bids and proposals, and perform administrative duties, as needed.
● 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.
● Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with co-workers and clients. Position will
involve marketing tasks, such as attending conferences/workshops and public speaking.
Required qualifications: A minimum of ten years of experience working in the natural resources
field performing ecological consulting work and habitat restoration consulting is required. Valuable
professional credentials include PWS, ESA Certified Ecologist, and/or CPESC. Candidate should
have working experience in the state of Ohio or Indiana and be proficient with state laws and
regulations. Potential candidates must be a college graduate with a minimum of a
four-year degree in biology, ecology, conservation, environmental science, or related fields; a
master’s degree is preferred.
Successful candidate must demonstrate proficiency with stream/wetlands restoration design work,
including modeling and plan development; have experience performing construction oversight of
restoration projects; be capable of managing large projects with multiple subcontractors; have
experience with both design/build and design/bid/build processes; and maintain an existing network
of clients and contacts within the ecological consulting industry in the Midwest.
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 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. 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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