Consulting System Forester / Vegetation Program Manager Ė manages the complete vegetation
program for our utility clients. Responsibilities include: Overall program management of the
line clearance operations in the service territory; preparation of program budgets;
administration of contracts; planning and scheduling all line clearance, mowing, ROW herbicide
application and substation weed control work; implementation of a hazard tree assessment and
mitigation program; implementation of a member relations program; preparation of monthly
reports, schedule progress and other key performance indicators. Field auditing of work
completed by the contract tree crews; pre-inspection and auditing of new construction
projects; inspecting member requests for tree work, handling of member complaints and
refusals; monitoring the contract tree crews. May assist in storm and emergency restoration.
Position supported by a team of experienced senior ECI managerial and technical staff.
Qualified candidates will possess a Degree in Forestry or related field, Minimum 3 years of
Utility Line Clearance and management experience. Successful professionals at ECIís Family of
Companies have come from a variety of backgrounds, including: forestry, arboriculture, natural
resource management, biology, landscape maintenance, horticulture, nursery management,
environmental sciences, geology, agriculture, parks & recreation management, urban forestry,
geography, and more. Certification as an ISA Arborist is a plus.
All candidates must be willing to relocate for the position.
All candidates must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.