Inventory Arborist Senior | Saratoga CA

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Saratoga, CA, 95070

Company: The Davey Tree Expert Company

Requisition Number: 98506  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1ENV - DRG Environmental Consulting 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 


Senior Inventory Arborist

Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.


What you will Do:

The Senior 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. Extensive contact and communication with clients to report on the status of projects, identify problems and develop solutions. Individuals will represent the company and the client at professional meetings and will communicate ideas, technical information and industry intelligence as appropriate


Education and Qualifications:

  •  Previous experience successfully working as an Inventory Arborist or equivalent experience in the industry will be required.
  •  Two to four year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Arboriculture, Environmental Science, Plant Biology or related discipline or equivalent experience in similar position.
  •  ISA Certified Arborist with 2 years of field experience Required
  •  TRAQ certification perfered
  •  Current Driver’s License and Driving Record in good standing.
  •  Urban forestry experience preferred.
  •  Proficient working knowledge of computers. Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  •  Language Ability: Read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos. Write correspondence.
  •  Effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Bi-lingual in Spanish is beneficial.
  • Math Ability: Perform basic arithmetic computations.
  • Reasoning Ability: Apply understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Identify, address, and resolve problems involving multiple variables and varied situations.​​​​​​​

What we offer:

  • Cell phone/or cell phone reimbursement
  • Training as needed/appropriate
  • Company vehicle (or equivalent)
  • Complete coverage of approved industry memberships and professional affiliations, with approval
  • Paid time off | Vacation, sick time, 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 & discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas
  • Career Development Program 
  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

    *all listed benefits available to eligible employees



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


If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: Horticulture, Inventory, Agriculture, Operations