Davey Resource Group, Inc. New Orleans, LA, USA
Aug 01, 2019
Requisition Number: 40258 Company Name: DRG Inc Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level Required: Bachelors Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year Travel Expectations: Up to 25% Position Announcement POSITION : Professional Utility Forester STARTING DATE : Immediately. Resumes accepted until a suitable candidate is selected. Davey Resource Group “DRG” is currently hiring arborists, foresters, horticulturalists, natural resource specialists, environmental scientists, and plant and outdoor enthusiasts to join our team. POSITION LOCATION : New Orleans, LA DUTIES : Support ROW vegetation management program at major gas-electric utility Patrol utility corridors to identify trees that could impact the utility’s infrastructure Create potential work points and record relevant data utilizing a mobile application for field data collection Engage and educate property owners about issues related to trees and overhead conductors Assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions Coordinate with project leader and utility forestry personnel MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : Clean DMV driving record and ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail Ability to identify local tree species and possess general knowledge of growth rates and habits PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 4-year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science, natural resources, or a related discipline 3+ years experience in UVM International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist ISA Utility Specialist ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Excellent pay rates commensurate with 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 email@example.com . Visit Davey’s website for additional job opportunities and company information. 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 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at firstname.lastname@example.org .