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The Davey Tree Expert Company

Associate Consultant (Urban Forestry) | St. Louis, MO

St. Louis, MO, US, 63129

Additional Locations: Not Applicable

Primary Locations: MO, St. Louis, 6264 Lemay Ferry Road, 63129 

Requisition ID: 161857

Position Overview

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, Inc., headquartered in Kent, Ohio, has openings for experienced environmental consulting professionals. We are seeking teamwork-oriented individuals with excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates should possess a professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety.

Position Description and Responsibilities

Selected candidates will work collaboratively with Davey Resource Group project developers, arborists, and project managers. The position involves a variety of work including urban forest management, municipal consulting, tree preservation work, technical report writing, and management of a variety of projects that include planning, implementation, monitoring, and management. 

The primary focus of this position is to not only provide project management and expertise but also perform a key role in the development of new projects, including preparation of proposals, grant writing, networking, and identifying new client relationships and project opportunities. This may include attending conferences/workshops and public speaking. 

Job responsibilities include:

  • Drive the sales process, generate project opportunities, prepare bids and proposals, and perform administrative duties.
  • Provide technical expertise to clients and team.
  • Ensure clear and effective communication with clients and co-workers, including preparation of written technical reports.
  • Provide routine management of multiple projects at one time, preparing/reviewing/implementing work and construction plans.
  • Prepare invoicing and project tracking, perform final QA/QC of work performed, and supervision of subcontractors.
     

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in urban forestry 
  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist and Tree Risk Assessment Qualified (TRAQ)
  • Proficient working knowledge of computers, including GIS systems
  • Valid driver's license and have a good driving record
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work and hike in urban terrain and inclement weather
  • Ability to work independently, be adaptable, and manage all project field tasks
  • Ability to travel

We are seeking teamwork-oriented individuals with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as a professional work ethic with attention to detail and safety. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate proficiency with urban forestry work, including modeling and plan development; have experience performing oversight of projects; be capable of managing large projects; and maintain an existing network of clients and contacts within the industry. 

Additional Information

Full-time position.  Compensation based on qualifications and experience.  DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and a full-time position includes the option to buy company stock after one year.  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.

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. 

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.

 

Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 

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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