Davey Resource Group, Inc. Texarkana, AR 71854, USA
Jul 11, 2019
Requisition Number: 39684 Company Name: DRG Inc Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level Required: Associates Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years Travel Expectations: Up to 25% The Davey Resource Group Inc Position Announcement POSITION: Utility Forester STARTING DATE: Immediately. Resumes accepted until a suitable candidate is selected. The Davey Resource Group (DRG) is currently hiring arborists, foresters, horticulturalists, natural resource specialists, plant and outdoor enthusiasts to join our workforce. POSITION LOCATIONS: Texarkana, AR DUTIES: * 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 DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: * Two or Four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science, natural resources or related discipline preferred * 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 * Utility right of way vegetation management experience preferred * Understanding of Transmission and Distribution Utility lines * Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of growth rates preferred * International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certified arborist preferred ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Pay rates based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, incentive programs, excellent benefits and F/T positions include option to buy Company stock after 1yr, access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment drug screen and Social Security Number verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and DRG are employee owned and are Equal Opportunity Employers. CONTACT: Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Davey’s website for additional job opportunities and company information. 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 35 years and has more than 8,000 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 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at email@example.com .