Vegetation Specialist I - Dsbn

Fort Myers, Florida
01 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Purpose: Under general supervision, responsible for driving reliability improvements, increase customer experience and satisfaction, and certainty in work execution within established guidelines and budgets. Ensures compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations. Interact with all company departments to attain overall corporate goals and objectives.

Required Minimum Qualifications: -Bachelors Degree in related field of study (forestry, environmental science, etc.) or High School Diploma/GED and equivalent work experience -3 years experience in utility arboriculture -Valid Drivers License -Competent ability with analysis & problem solving, commercial skills, communications, integrity & compliance, process & project management, and professional skills -Competent Microsoft Office applications ability

Preferred Qualifications: -Masters Degree in related field of study (Forestry, Arboriculture, etc.)
-ISA Certification
-Pesticide License

Primary (Essential) Job Functions: (This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary by the company.) -Schedule, coordinate, and inspect line clearing contractor activities for maintenance, restoration, outside requests and new construction activities -Prioritize work to ensure most critical work is preformed within budget -Resolve Customer complaints/inquires in a timely manner -Evaluate and ensure vegetation management ROW best practices -Ensure Contractor compliance with purchase order and contracts -Coordinate daily field operation within vegetation management and operation departments -Conduct educational programs for internal /external customers -Create & evaluate bids for FP line clearing, mowing, and spray work -Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements -Ability to work extended hours Secondary Job Functions: Performs other job-related duties as assigned Job Standards: Performance will be based on successful completion of all job functions up to the productivity standards and timeframes established and directed by Management.

Preferred Qualifications:
2 years of Esri ArcMap or other GIS software experience
1 years of Utility Arboriculture expereince is an alternative to 3 years expereince of utility arboriculture
Required Qualifications:
Valid Driver's License (NON CDL):Yes;High School Grad / GED:Required;Experience:3 years;ISA Certified Arborist:Yes;