The Davey Tree Expert Company

Inventory Arborist Technician

Brooklyn, NY, US, 11222

Additional Locations: New York, NY, NYC Metro, Brooklyn NY

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

Requisition ID: 163159

Position Overview

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Inventory Arborist Technician to our passionate team of environmental professionals.  Looking for a great opportunity to grow in a dynamic industry? Want to join highly skilled teams with diverse backgrounds? Join our Foresters, Horticulturalists, Plant Scientists, Ecologists, GIS, and Natural Resource Specialists within the Davey Resource Group, Inc.! Become part of our energetic workforce, build your career, and emerge as a leader in the green industry.  Spend your days outdoors and enjoy an engaging work environment where we apply technology, communication, and teamwork to help bridge the gap between human progress and the natural world.

Job Duties

The Inventory Arborist Technician 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 by inspecting trees and other vegetation and identify common defects. Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Identify and measure local tree species, understand their typical growth rates and recognize indicators of common diseases and pest infestations.
  • Prescribe appropriate tree work needed to mitigate risk. 
  • Collect tree and site data in the field using handheld computers.  Data points include tree species identification and DBH measurement and survey area data.
  • Survey areas along city streets, on individual residential properties, in woodlots, along rail lines, and in wetlands.

Qualifications

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.

  • Two to four year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Arboriculture, Environmental Science, Plant Biology or related discipline or equivalent experience in similar positions is desired.
  • Current Driver’s License and Driving Record in good standing.
  • Urban forestry experience preferred. Proficient working knowledge of computers. Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Ability  to identify local tree species. On the job training is provided. 
  • Ability to work and hike in rugged terrain and inclement weather for up to 4-hour increments.
  • Ability to read and follow GIS data and maps.
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills. 
  • Working knowledge of computers and programs, file creation, manipulation, and sharing.
  • Leadership experience and a desire for career growth will be given priority.
  • ISA Certified Arborist certification preferred.

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% 

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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