Operations Manager

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Worcester, MA, USA
  • Aug 01, 2020

Job Description

Davey Tree has an exciting opportunity as an Operations Manager to oversee the New England territoryDavey provides a full array of horticultural, tree care, line clearing, landscaping, ecological restoration and maintenance, and consulting services to clients in the private and public sectors throughout the United States and Canada. With over 10,000 employees, Davey is the 9th largest employee-owned company in the U.S.

SUMMARY: Responsible for the growth and profitability of the regional operations while providing and promoting the leadership, vision, support, direction, and enforcement of company policies for all operations within the region and area served.



  • Provide leadership and ongoing training to all employees
  • Communicate efficiently, both verbally and in writing
  • Enforce all company policies, procedures, code of ethics and initiatives
  • Provide education and training in safety, sales, production and administration to employees
  • Proper time management and resource allocation
  • Sales, production, cost management, employee management and safety tasks
  • Promote and nurture productive and cooperative company culture and environment
  • Develop, train and manage employee performance including hiring, termination, discipline, development and management
  • Provide support and enhance client relationships and growth and resolve client issues
  • Manage sales efforts to maximize sales for existing and new customers
  • Manage operations and company resources for maximum efficiency
  • Monitor equipment and confirm DOT compliance
  • Manage profitability through cost control, planning accounts receivable collection and other methods
  • Identify and implement improved processes



  • Respond appropriately to requests for service and assistance
  • Participate constructively in meetings
  • Balance team and individual responsibilities
  • Build a productive and effective team environment
  • Observe and follow safety and security procedures
  • Report and correct unsafe and potentially unsafe conditions
  • Use and maintain equipment and materials properly



  • 7+ years of relevant experience preferred
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience or training in Utility Vegetation Management
  • Driver’s license required
  • Professional certifications preferred



  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options
  • Group health plan
  • Locations throughout the US in major cities and desirable areas
  • Career development program supported by industry expert Safety Specialists and Skills Trainers
  • Scholarship program for children of employees
  • A charitable matching gift program


Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Generous performance incentive plan.


Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required.  


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. 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com 


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


Visit www.jobs.davey.com to search for Davey jobs all over the country! 


For more information on The Davey Tree Expert Company visit www.Davey.com.  



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