Arborist Consultant | Urban Forestry Consultant | Seattle, WA

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Mar 31, 2021

Job Description

Requisition Number: 117286  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1ENV - DRG Environmental Consulting 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 75% 


Arborist Consultant | Urban Forestry Consultant 

Seattle, WA


Invest in your future.  Join one of the largest Employee-Owned companies in the nation.  Davey Resource Group (DRG), a subsidiary of the Davey Tree Expert Company, is a leader in the Environmental Consulting field.  We are seeking an associate Arborist Consultant/Urban Forestry Consultant to join our growing team Pacific Northwest team in Seattle, Washington.  Our cross-functional experts partner with municipalities, parks, non-profits, cemeteries, and commercial property managers to deliver sustainable solutions.   



What You’ll Do: 

By executing innovative urban forestry planning projects, our consultant will position themselves as a trusted environmental planning partner. 

  • The associate consultant has a mastery over the common skills, policies, and processes necessary to execute contracts and achieve client goals.  
  • Applies leadership skills to mentor teammates, communicate internally, and provide clients with professional consulting services.
  • Communicates internal and external project status reporting with proactive pain-point identification and solution recommendations.
  • ​Understands contract specifications and empowers the client to achieve their goals and objectives.
  • Develops technical solutions, prescriptions, and recommendations that comply with rules and regulations specific to Washington State.
  • Represents the company and the client at professional meetings by communicating concepts, technical information, and industry intelligence.



Who We’re Looking For: 

We are seeking candidates with an associate OR bachelor’s degree in urban forestry, natural resource management, or a closely related field.  Additional work experience will include 2 years as a TRAQ Certified Arborist performing municipal urban forest management.  


Excellent communication skills are required.  The ideal candidate will facilitate client and stakeholder relationships by presenting complex data-heavy concepts.  The consultant will be capable of communicating via written reports, remote meetings, and traveling to engage with internal and external partners.    


What We Offer*: 

Competitive salary; annual performance incentives; paid time off and paid holidays 

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match 
  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options 
  • Group Health Plan 
  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees 
  • Sponsorship for professional development, certification and/or memberships 
  • Charitable matching gift program 

*For Eligible Employees 


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 If you need any assistance please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at



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