Consulting Utility Forester - American Fork, UT

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Midvale, UT, USA
  • Jul 13, 2022
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: American Fork, Utah

Primary Locations: UT, Midvale, 1108 East South Union Avenue, 84047 

Requisition ID: 169791

Position Overview

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Consulting Utility Forester to our passionate team of environmental professionals.

Davey Resource Group, Inc. is a  wholly owned subsidiary of the employee owned Davey Tree Expert Company.  We provide a wide range of natural resource, utility, GIS and remote sensing consulting services. Our job is to help our clients provide a safe and reliable power source through proper vegetation management practices.

Job Duties

RESPONSIBILITIES:  
Work with major gas/electric utility system and address its forestry needs
Inspect and assess the rights of way for vegetation requiring pruning or removal to avoid conflicts with overhead conductors
Identify tree and brush control work and enter data into hand-held computer
Notify landowners of impending compliance or reliability work
Discuss and negotiate incompatible vegetation removals
Assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions
Coordinate with project managers, planners, and vegetation crews

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 
Two or four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science or a related discipline 
Has more than 3 years of utility vegetation management experience 
Has less than 3 years of utility vegetation management experience or similar experience in a related field (tree work industry, landscape professional) and is an ISA certified arborist.
Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail
Ability to work and hike in rugged terrain and inclement weather
Clean DMV driving record and ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle 

Additional Information

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 and discounted stock purchase options.
  • Group Health Plan.
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend.
  • Locations throughout the United States in major cities and desirable areas.
  • Career Development Program supported by industry expert safety specialists and skilled trainers.
  • The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees.
  • Charitable matching gift program.

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.

Company Overview

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is a leader in the natural resource, environmental, and forestry consulting industries throughout the United States.

Divisional Overview

 

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. 

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 25% 

Sector

Consulting

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