Requisition Number: 146606
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”, is seeking an Restoration Project Manager professional in Western NY with a minimum of 5 years of experience in project management in the field of natural resources consulting. DRG provides a full array of consulting services in the areas of natural resource permitting and ecological restoration to clients in the private and public sectors throughout the United States.
Position Description and Responsibilities: Selected candidate will work collaboratively with our project developers, biologists, and other project managers. The position will require a working knowledge of and ability to coordinate stream/wetland restoration design, NEPA documentation, endangered species surveys, and management of a variety of projects that may include permitting, monitoring, and ecological restoration. The key focus of this position is to provide leadership and expertise on ecological and restoration projects for DRG’s expanding New York team.This includes reviewing proposals, project and crew management, developing approaches to ecosystem management and restoration, networking, and identifying new client relationships and project opportunities. Job responsibilities include:
Required qualifications: Potential candidates must be a college graduate with a minimum of a four-year degree in biology, botany, ecology, conservation, environmental science, or related fields. A minimum of 5 years’ experience, working in natural resource restoration is required. Valuable professional credentials include PWS, ESA Certified Ecologist, and/or CPESC. Candidate(s) must have experience working in a wide range of habitats, both natural and disturbed, and assessing their condition, health and functionality according to client specifications. Candidate(s) should be able to identify both native and non-native botanical species, understand their typical characteristics and recognize common diseases and pests.
The ideal candidate(s) will have ecological consulting experience in the state of New York and be proficient with state laws and regulations, particularly surrounding wetland regulations. Candidate(s) should be NY Certified Pesticide Applicator(s) or have the ability to gain certification upon hire.
Candidate(s) must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs and Google. Applicants must possess a valid driver's license and have a good driving record. Long hours and some travel may be required. We are seeking team players with excellent written and oral communication skills and a professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety.
What We Offer:
Company vehicle or reimbursement for personal vehicle use
Paid time off | Vacation, sick time, 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
Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
Charitable matching gift program
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.