The Davey Tree Expert Company

Consulting Arborist - Urban Forestry

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6P 6Z7 Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, CA, V3B 0J6 Victoria, British Columbia, CA, V9A 4V1

Additional Locations: Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Victoria

Primary Locations: British Columbia, Vancouver, 1541 West 75th Avenue, V6P 6Z7, British Columbia, Port Coquitlam, 550 Sherling PlaceUnit 1210, V3B 0J6, British Columbia, Victoria, 888 Viewfield Road, V6P 6Z7 

Requisition ID: 195864

Position Overview

Davey Resource Group (DRG), the consulting division of the Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited, provides a comprehensive range of natural resource and utility consulting services to the commercial, residential, municipal, and governmental markets. In Canada, our expertise and services encompass arboriculture and forestry, right-of-way vegetation management, ecology and wildlife, and asset management.

As a Consulting Arborist you will be called upon to provide your knowledge and experience to provide in-depth consulting services across several different client groups from individual homeowners to Architects, Builders/Construction companies, larger utility clients, and municipalities. The ability to communicate clearly through face to face interactions, report writing and, detailed assessments will be vital towards the success of the incumbent and Davey Resource Group.

Job Duties

  • Travel to various locations within a specified region providing consulting services.
  • Complete Arborist Reports for Development that will meet City requirements
  • Develop detailed Tree Management Plans
  • Create detailed Tree Risk Assessments Reports for clients
  • Conduct or assist with Tree Inventories
  • Supervising construction activities within the root zones of trees
  • Some manual excavation and root pruning related to construction activities


  • Minimum 5 years Industry experience.
  • Certified Arborist
  • TRAQ Certification
  • Registered Professional Forester
  • Strong Tree Identification skills is essential.
  • Qualified Environmental Professional and Register Professional Biologist (R.P.Bio) background in environmental science is considered and asset
  • Knowledge of the construction industry is an asset
  • Valid provincial driver’s license.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, and also possess the willingness to learn and progress.
  • Experience with MS Office is necessary.  Experience with Bluebeam is an asset

Additional Information

  • Full time. Year-round employment.
  • $60 000 to $80000 / annually depending on experience and certifications.
  • Occasional overtime required.
  • Excellent Benefits package, RRSP matching program
  • Employee-owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.


The Davey Tree Expert Company of Canada, Limited, is committed to scientifically based horticultural and environmental services with outstanding client service. The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit


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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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