ISA Arborist - Resident Engineer
Start Date: 3/16/2020 Compensation: $55,000 - $75,000
ISA ARBORIST - Resident Engineer
- Aerotek is a global staffing & recruiting company. The recruiter in charge of this posting is currently partnering with 2 different engineering & environmental firms that are looking to hire 4-5 resident engineers in permanent roles to be working in teams focused on reforestation and preservation contracts with various local/state agencies who either have their ISA certification or will have it within the next 3 months.
- Work will be done throughout the 5 boroughs on various NYCDPR contracts (NRG + STP) centered around urban forestry with small elements of restoration ecology as part of the day-to-day.
- Providing construction oversight and contractor management duties on site at various tree planting/reforestation sites throughout the 5 boroughs
- Assessment of tree health
- Logging of specific items such as number of trees planted and various other details
- Occasional assessment/surveying of invasive species such as the Emerald Ash Borer
- Daily technical report deliverables to project manager or senior resident engineer
- Communication and partnership with contractors & subcontractors from various entities and firms
- Other duties as required
- ISA Certification or acceptance to take the exam within the next 3 months.
- 6+ months of experience in a field-based role (forestry, construction, arborist services)
- Bachelor’s Degree preferred (Environmental, Natural Resource Management, Construction Management, Ecology, etc)
- Strong tree identification skills/knowledge
- Valid Driver’s License + Vehicle NEEDED (Mileage is reimbursed)
Please reach out by phone or email with any questions.
Contact Name: Fernando Parada