Environmental Technician | Charleston, SC

Date: Jul 23, 2021

Location: Hollywod, SC, 29449

Company: The Davey Tree Expert Company

Requisition Number: 129753  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1ENV - DRG Environmental Consulting 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

 

Job description:

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a Division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, has opportunities as an Inventory Arborist. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada. 

 

DUTIES: The 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 by inspecting trees and other vegetation and identify common defects. 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. Represent the company and the client at professional meetings. 

 

 Education and Qualifications: 

  • Two to four year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Arboriculture, Environmental Science, Plant Biology or related discipline or equivalent experience in similar position is desired.
  • Current Driver’s License and Driving Record in good standing. 
  • Willingness to travel for work
  • Urban forestry and ecological restoration experience is preferred
  • Proficient working knowledge of computers. GIS, Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Ability to read and follow maps and to work independently
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions around wildlife, in rugged terrain
  • Excellent communication skills

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply. 

 

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 www.davey.com

 

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.


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