Area Manager, Environmental Consulting | Southern California

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Jul 23, 2022

Job Description

Additional Locations: Southern California

Primary Locations: CA, Los Angeles, 818 West 7th Street, 90017 

Requisition ID: 170337

Position Overview

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 dynamic and visionary leader to our passionate team of urban forestry and environmental service professionals. Your office is outdoors, come take a walk in the park with us!

Job Duties

What You’ll Do:

Responsible for operational management and business development of environmental consulting related projects in Southern California.  Priority work areas include the Los Angeles basin, Los Angeles County, and San Diego. Emphasis is placed on leading, developing, and managing industry-leading urban forestry and environmental consulting services.  Services include all aspects of urban forestry consulting and management, invasive species management, and ecological consulting. 


Education and Qualifications:

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

  • Love of the outdoors and the urban forest!
  • Minimum four year degree in Biology, Botany, Conservation, Ecology, Environmental Science, Forestry, Horticulture, Hydrology, Soil Science, Zoology or related discipline or equivalent experience in a similar position.
  • Master’s degree or advanced education may be required by project.
  • Driver’s license and clean driving record are required, a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) may be required by project.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the natural resources field performing ecological consulting, urban forestry or ecological restoration.
  • Experience leading projects and teams, building business relationships.

Additional Information

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 

*all listed benefits available to eligible employees

Where permitted by applicable law, an applicant must show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (currently two weeks after one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two weeks after second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) as a condition of employment prior to beginning work.  Individuals with a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief that prevents them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement. 

Company Overview

Davey Resource GroupInc., a fully-owned subsidiary of The Davey Tree Expert Company, headquartered in Kent, Ohio. Davey provides a full array of horticultural, tree care, line clearing, landscaping, ecological restoration and maintenance, and consulting services to clients in the private and public sectors throughout the United States and Canada.

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. 

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 at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at


Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 



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