Registered Professional Forester- Stockton, CA

Date: May 3, 2021

Location: Stockton, CA, 95206

Company: The Davey Tree Expert Company

Requisition Number: 124589  
Company Name: DRG Inc 
Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 


The Davey Resource Group Inc
Position Announcement

POSITION: Registered Professional Forester
TYPE: Full-Time        
POSITION LOCATIONS: Sacramento County and San Joaquin County

Periodic travel, company vehicle. Full time with potential to develop into management or business development positions. Subcontract services welcome.  

Davey Resource Group, Inc. is a  wholly owned subsidiary of the employee owned Davey Tree Expert Company.  We provide a wide range of natural resource, utility, GIS and remote sensing consulting services. DRG has opportunities in the field of forestry consulting in the private and public sectors.  

This position provides opportunity to the right individual to build your own program, hire to support your program goals, and manage your own workload. This is a unique opportunity to take your career to the next step by using your network and experience to grow not only yourself, but a team of professionals.

* Work with the Davey team to support and build our traditional forestry services
* Supervise designees to assist our team of professionals in building their careers and achieving their goals of obtaining an RPF license.
* Create fuels and forest management plans, perform surveys, write reports, coordinate resources and manage individual projects
* Prepare CEQA documents and prepare permits
* Identify client goals and objectives and implement plans to achieve them; ensure client satisfaction
* Identify opportunity with the marketplace, build a network of clients and agency contacts to support project work
* Work with a team of professionals
* Build a culture of Safety and excellence

* Four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science, natural resources or related discipline
* Registered Professional Forester (RPF) license required
* Proven leadership skills 
* Excellent communication skills and working knowledge of computers
* Ability to travel as needed
* Ability to work independently and within a team setting
* Self-driven desire to improve processes and procedures for our clients and meet company goals

* Company Vehicle/Fuel Card
* Company Phone
* 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 & discounted stock purchase options
* Group Health Plan
* Employee referral bonus program
* Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers
* Employee Scholarship for AS degree in Environmental Management 
* Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
* Charitable matching gift program
* Company paid professional certifications and continuing education
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  DRG offers competitive wages based on qualifications and experience.  Pre-employment drug screen and Social Security Number verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and DRG are Equal Opportunity Employers.

CONTACT: Email resume and cover letter to  Visit for additional job opportunities and company information.


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: Stockton

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