The Davey Tree Expert Company

DRG Midwest | Field Project Manager | UAM Field Services

Richfield, OH, US, 44286

Additional Locations: Midwest, Northeast, Southeast

Primary Locations: OH, Richfield, 3900 Kinross Lakes Parkway, Suite 100, 44286 

Requisition ID: 180048

Divisional Overview

Asset Management is a division of Davey Resource Group, a Davey Company, which has been employee-owned since 1979. Asset Management specializes in managing the assets of utility companies throughout the U.S. by providing solutions, focused around the electrical and telecommunication industries. We believe in smart growth that continues to provide career advancement opportunities. We utilize cutting-edge technology to deliver proven solutions for utility companies with design, construction, and field inspection services. Asset Management is currently seeking motivated self-starters that can thrive in a fast-paced environment to learn and develop new skills to contribute to our group.

Position Overview

Field Verification Services is looking to fill a Project Manager (PM) position; this position provides project management for Field Verification project types. The PM is accountable for developing and implementing a viable plan, which supports operational management and overall project financial health.

Job Duties

-Fosters collaborative and partnering relationships with Field Operations/Field Inventory Managers to deliver successful projects

-Ensures compliance with DRG Policies and Procedures.

-Participate in proposal and bid development as required.

-Responsible for overall project management and customer management for contracts with major utility distribution customers.

-Responsible for GIS mapping analysis & engineering planning

-Serve as the single-point of contact, establishing, nurturing, and managing customer expectations regarding the project performance and building long-term relationships for the Company.

-Manages project performance (scope, safety, quality, schedule, cost, and customer satisfaction) to meet or beat target goals.

-Responsible for implementing appropriate document retention process

-Responsible to understand financial tracking and project management systems, including the ability to run and analyze key reports, and development of recovery plans as required

-Responsible for data integrity and timely reporting to management

-Accountable for timely billing to customers, including sending/receiving payment

-Develop, optimize and update project schedules for multiple, simultaneous large projects using project scheduling software, as necessary

-Ability to frequently travel to job sites is an integral part of what a PM will do


-BS degree in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent related industry experience.

-Relevant field experience of 5 years with project supervisory/management exposure or experience

-Understanding of operations, contract administration, contract management, processes, and standards, with emphasis on the utility industry.

-Experience in project planning and priority scheduling

Additional Information

The ideal candidate would be comfortable with traveling from location to location within service territory. Candidates must be comfortable working full time with a minimum of 40 - 45 hours per week. Compensation based on experience. DRG offers excellent benefits including: health, dental, vision and life insurance after 30 days of employment. Phone reimbursement and use of company vehicle. Vacation Pay, Company stock and 401-K eligibility after 1 year. Continual training and development offered. Pre-employment drug screen, motor vehicle records screen, criminal background screen, and Social Security # verification required. Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans are encouraged to apply. DRG is Employee Owned. Take ownership of your future.


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. 

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Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 75% 

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: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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