Job Postings: Traveling Utility Forester

Job Title

Traveling Utility Forester


Midwest and Eastern U.S.


  • 2 or 4 year degree REQUIRED in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture or related discipline.
  • ISA Certified Arborist, or ability to obtain within 6-12 months.
  • 1 – 2 Years Forestry Experience or similar field-based work (i.e. traditional, residential,
    commercial, municipal, state, federal forestry, etc.).
  • Computer proficiency with GIS and common business software including, but not limited to the
    full Microsoft Office Suite (Excel used daily).
  • Current Driver’s License and Driving Record in good standing.
  • General knowledge of regional tree species and physiology.
  • Professional work habits driven by Safety, Quality, Teamwork, and Communication.
  • Ability to hike and drive year-round in rugged terrain and inclement weather when required.
  • Proven success working independently, illustrating time management and organizational skills.
  • Desire to complete Continuing Education extension courses and obtain industry-specific licenses
    or certifications.

Contact Name

Mary Kathryn

Contact Email

MaryKathryn.Rountree@davey.com and CC: Bud.Carpenter@davey.com

Company Name

Davey Tree Expert Company

Application Deadline

2/28/2014 11:55 PM


Utility Foresters improve electric grid reliability by inspecting vegetation on Utility Rights-of-Way for adherence to state or federally regulated specifications. As a project-based forester you will have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of programmatic responsibilities, learn about the utility industry, apply your skills in a results-based business environment, and work in a variety of regions. See the attached document for more details!

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Created at 11/13/2013 2:52 PM by Venable, Jacob R
Last modified at 11/13/2013 2:56 PM by Venable, Jacob R