The Davey Tree Expert Company

Inventory Arborist Technician

Brooklyn, NY, US, 11222

Additional Locations: NYC Metro, New City, Fishkill, & White Plains, NY, Norwalk & Danbury, CT, Elizabeth & Paramus, NJ

Primary Locations: NY, Brooklyn, 67 West St. Suite 401 Unit C10, 11222 

Requisition ID: 182217

Position Overview

Our New York Davey Resource Group, Inc. (DRG) office works with municipalities, businesses, and a variety of organizations to manage and protect the vital ecosystems known as urban forests that help filter water and air, control stormwater, conserve energy, and provide animal habitats. We are currently looking to add a dynamic Urban Forestry Inventory Arborist to our passionate team of environmental professionals.

Job Duties

The Urban Forestry Inventory Arborist will provide our government, commercial and not-for-profit clients with the services and solutions needed to efficiently and effectively manage trees and urban forests. This work will take you across many states, working outdoors on collaborative teams with the latest technology and using your knowledge, skills, and observations to collect field data for tree inventory projects. Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct tree and forest inspections and assessments across a range of public and private landscapes
  • Create and manage GIS asset datasets using field computers and survey tools
  • Travel to project locations across the Northeast
  • Prepare reports (arborist, preservation plans, environmental assessments)
  • Support tree preservation, planting, maintenance and management plans 
  • Construction oversight and permitting support for urban forest preservation projects 


Education and Qualifications: 

 An individual must be able to perform each essential job duty consistently and satisfactorily.  


  • Valid US driver’s license
  • Ability to work independently and responsibly
  • Ability to travel throughout the NY / CT / NJ / PA metropolitan area
  • Ability to hike outdoors in varied terrain and weather
  • Ability to accommodate a varied schedule and diversity of work assignment



  • Experience with tree identification, tree assessment, GIS software use, or urban forestry management
  • Focus on detail and quality in data management and writing
  • Ability to take initiative to creatively resolve issues using available resources
  • Interest in expanding skills in environmental consulting practices
  • Familiarity with natural resource assessments, ecological restoration, regulatory permitting, GIS products, remote sensing, contractor supervision, project management, market research, or business development
  • Certification as ISA Certified Arborist, ISA TRAQ, NYS Pesticide Technician / Applicator, or FAA Certified Remote Pilot 
  • Degree in Environmental Science, Forestry, Urban Forestry, Arboriculture, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Biology, or other related discipline

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


Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 100% 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions 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.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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