The Davey Tree Expert Company

Staff Scientist

Wilmington, NC, US, 28403

Additional Locations: N/A

Primary Locations: NC, Wilmington, 3805 Wrightsville Ave. Suite 15, 28403 

Requisition ID: 171337

Position Overview

Davey Resource Group, Inc. is actively seeking a self-motivated, organized, and dedicated individual to join our team as a Staff Scientist with a focus on wetland delineation and monitoring.  The selected candidate will be working out of our Wilmington, North Carolina office. 

Job Duties

Primary work duties of this position will include wetland delineation, wetland mapping, natural resource assessments, and mitigation site monitoring and reporting.  Experience in performing wetland delineations or environmental field assessments is preferred.      

Qualifications

  • Respondents should have a minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resource Sciences or a related field. 
  • Additional coursework in wetland science or ecology is desired.
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in environmental consulting is preferred.
  • Candidates should possess skills in using office software (Microsoft Word/Excel/Google Docs etc.) and working cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Candidates should also be comfortable with working outside (primarily woods) and in difficult (e.g. hot or remote) field conditions.
  • Experience with GPS equipment and ArcGIS is preferred.
  • Driver’s license and clean driving record are required.

Additional Information

This is a full-time position with anticipated 40 Hours per week and the opportunity for overtime (to be paid at 1.5 times the hourly rate).  Compensation will be dependent upon the experience of the selected individual.

What We Offer:*

  • 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 and discounted stock purchase options.
  • Group Health Plan.
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend.
  • Locations throughout the United States in major cities and desirable areas.
  • Career Development Program supported by industry expert safety specialists and skilled trainers.
  • The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees.
  • Charitable matching gift program.

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.

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.

 

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. 

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 25% 

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: Wilmington