Midwest Regional Safety Specialist | Chicago Area

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Kent, OH, USA
  • Apr 26, 2022

Job Description

Additional Locations: Not Applicable

Primary Locations: OH, Kent, 1500 N. Mantua St., 44240, IL, Burr Ridge, 11 S-165 Madison St., 60527, IL, Chicago, 208 South LaSalle Street, Suite 814, 60604, IL, Chicago, 340 N. Hoyne, 60612, IL, Crystal Lake, 8733A Ridgefield Road, 60012, IL, East Dundee, 569 Rock Rd. Dr., 60118, IL, Lake Bluff, 28979-81, 28913 N Herky Drive, 60044, IL, Lombard, 1200 North Lombard Road, 60148, IL, Long Grove , 2727 Route 53, 60047, IL, Mokena, 9650 West 194th Street, 60448, IL, Naperville, 31W236 91st Street, 60564, IL, Schaumburg, 1375 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 204, 60173, IL, West Chicago, 395 Industrial Drive, Unit C and D, 60185, IL, Wheeling, 2371 South Foster Avenue, 60090, WI, New Berlin, 2180 S. Danny Rd., 53146 

Requisition ID: 166668

Position Overview

Guides and monitors territory activities pertaining to safety and loss prevention. Analyzes safe work practices, safety education and loss trend measurements against company standards by performing the following duties.

Job Duties

Includes some or all of the following. Other duties may be assigned. 

  • Assisting field management with implementation of new and existing safety programs to meet company requirements and government regulations 

  • Schedule and direct safety education sessions 

  • Conduct “train the trainer” safety education sessions 

  • Visit field crews for training, job observation and verification of program compliance 

  • Analyze regional safety program effectiveness 

  • Communicate safety program needs with management 

  • Prepare evaluations and provide comprehensive summary reports and recommendations to operations and safety management 

  • Follow all company policies, procedures and work rules 

  • React appropriately in an emergency situation 

  • Perform all duties as required 

  • Report timely and accurately to supervisor 


An individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  

  • High school diploma or equivalent 

  • Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements 

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  • Three years leadership responsibility in supervisory or foremanship capacity 

  • Qualified arborist field experience, preferably to include qualified utility line clearance arborist experience 

  • Solid working knowledge of tree and landscape safety standards and practices 



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.


Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 



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