Project Manager | Knoxville, TN

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Knoxville, TN, USA
  • Sep 15, 2020
Forestry

Job Description

Requisition Number: 85169  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1UTL - Kent-Utility SL 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Bachelors 
Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 75% 

 

Supervisor – Utility Line Clearance  

 

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee owned companies in the nation!  Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchange of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.  

  

We are currently looking to add a Utility Line Clearance Supervisor to our passionate team of utility professionals in Knoxville, TN. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day! 

 

 

What You’ll Do: 

 

  • Supervisors are responsible for leading and developing a regional team of Line Clearance Arborists to perform routine pruning and hazard tree removals on distribution right of ways.
  • Lead a high performing team of general foreman, foreman, tree climbers, aerial lift operators, and trainees to perform exceptional line clearance operations.
  • Promote a culture of safety through employee development, close call monitoring, and incident investigation
  • Manage employee training through Davey’s Qualified Line Clearance Career Development Program
  • Oversee ordering, distribution, and maintenance of all tools and equipment including, climbing gear, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts.
  • Work proactively with Account and Operation Managers to ensure work is performed to clients’ expectations.
  • Grow your career with the industry’s best!

 

 

What We’re Seeking:

 

  • A professional with experience leading teams of 10+ people
  • Demonstrated understanding of utility business operations’ 
  • 3-5 years’ experience in the Utility Line Clearance and/or Vegetation Management industry
  • Desire to grow your career, team members, and our business
  • Required: Valid driver’s license 
  • Preferred: Commercial Driver’s License-Class A or B with Airbrake Endorsement 
  • Preferred: ISA Certified Arborist ® Utility Specialist, and/or TCIA Certified Tree Care Safety Professional ® 

 

 

What We Offer: *

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas
  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers
  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

 

*all listed benefits available to eligible employees

 

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. 

 

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 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.

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