Environmental Technician | Elmhurst, IL

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Elmhurst, IL, USA
  • Jan 23, 2020
Forestry

Job Description

Requisition Number: 52426  
Company Name: Conservation Land Stewardship 
Service Line: 1CLS - Kent - Conservation Land Stewardship 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Conservation Land Stewardship, LLC is a native landscape restoration firm that provides services throughout the upper Midwest. We specialize in ecological restoration, native landscape construction, water resource management, and site stewardship.

 

We are currently looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in an entry level career in natural resources, like to work outside and care about protecting the environment.

 

Position Description and Responsibilities: Specific job tasks include invasive plant species control, native plant and seed installation, prescribed burning and brush and tree removal. Majority of work is outdoors and may involve using heavy equipment such as spray rigs, backpack sprayers, augers and chainsaws. The position is full time, but does depend on workload and weather conditions.

 

Qualifications:

Required:

●       Valid driver's license and a good driving record

●       Ability to report directly to the work site if necessary

●       At minimum, a high school diploma or associate degree

●       A professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety

●       Ability to walk 1-3  miles in rough terrain and be able to lift and use heavy equipment

Preferred:

●       Possession of or willingness to obtain an Illinois Pesticide License

●       Experience in prescribed burns and native plant identification

●       Experience with chainsaws, brush saws, 4x4 ATV/UTV beneficial

●       1 Year previous experience

 

Additional Information:  This is a full-time position, in a positive environment with an emphasis on teamwork.  Compensation to be based on qualifications and experience, with potential to advance.

Apply by visiting the Davey Jobs website at https://jobs.davey.com/ and searching for  Req #35372.

Pre-employment Drug Screen and E-Verify Social Security verification required.

CLS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and 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. 

 

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

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