Consulting Utility Forester Resume Samples

A Consulting Utility Forester is hired to inspect and record vegetation that encroaches over the power distribution and transmission infrastructure in fire-ravaged areas. While the job duties vary based on the needs of the client, the following are certain core duties listed on the Consulting Utility Forester Resume – identifying growing trees and fall-in hazards, providing information to clients regarding trees near power lines, conducting a tree risk assessment, ensuring safe, reliable flow of energy, conducting preventive maintenance inspections for routine vegetation management, negotiating tree removals with private and commercial HOA customers; and training all new employees.

The nature of the work demands the following skills and abilities – the ability to identify tree defects, and hazards; knowledge of tree growth rates by species; familiarity with ANSI a300; a passion to work outdoors and to travel frequently; and knowledge of efficient and effective vegetation management. The educational qualification for this career includes a degree in forestry, urban forestry, or a related subject. Some employers want those having previous experience in trimming trees near utilities or arborist duties.

Consulting Utility Forester Resume example

Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Objective : Responsible for Collecting data and documented work using hand-held computers; assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions, & support IVM projects, Problem solving independently and coordinate within a team of project managers, planners, and vegetation crews to create customized solutions.

Skills : MS Office, Coordinating Skills.

Description :

    1. Consulted Utility Forester Western Environmental Consulting Inc Maintain precise records of pending tree evaluations under high voltage electrical lines and equipment.
    2. Prepared and presented litigations with many diffrent goverment agencies and private land owners.
    3. Conducted nest and evironmental reviews as needed to follow all envionmental conditional regulations.
    4. Complied with all safety and standard precautionary measures.
    5. Worked to inform all citizens and PGE customers of the saftey rules and regulations regarding vegitation management.
    6. Trained and evaluated new emplyees of the companys expectations and proceedures.
    7. Responsible for all Visitor Service related questions and concerns form the general public.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Headline : Seasoned Consulting Utility Forester professional in the disciplines of Environmental Health and Forestry, actively seeking to transition to a position where my organized, detail oriented, problem-solving and critical analysis skills can best be utilized. Proficiency in stock maintenance, supply management, scheduling, database, MS Office, file maintenance, confidential record keeping, data entry, cash management, and receipts.

Skills : Team Player, Cost Reduction Strategies, Project Management, Student Of Arboriculture.

Description :

    1. Notified and scheduled appointments with customers by phone or left a door hanger.
    2. Filled out paperwork which included tree authorization removal forms, dead tree removal forms, riparian area forms, wildlife forms and new property owner information forms.
    3. Used geographical information systems (GIS) software I would update property owner information.
    4. Determined property owners by using GIS mapping systems.
    5. Hiked and drove in would change.
    6. Worked site for the day depended on the location of where the PG&E poles were located on the maps.
    7. Maintained outreach and updates through website posting and/or creating fliers, news releases and posters.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Headline : To obtain a responsible Consulting Utility Forester position in a company where my experience, hard work ethic will allow me the opportunity for growth.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point, ARC GIS, Compass and Pacing, Tree ID, Timber Cruising, Mapping, Tree Pruning.

Description :

    1. In charged of keeping my own schedule, organizing and coordinating with growers and Tree company's.
    2. Promoted quickly and very self motivated is a must.
    3. Safety met and trainined were monthly and PG&E training classes.
    4. Volunteered to help with butte fire and storm prevention classes were taken.
    5. Worked out of our trucks because I covered from Fresno to Corning.
    6. Responsible for communication with school contacts and scheduling educational activities.
    7. Worked in rugged terrain and inclement weather.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Headline : As a Consulting Utility Forester, responsible for Managing and overseeing daily utility vegetation operations, Ensuring schedule targets are met, and also Providing client contractor support, Responding to customer complaints and concerns.

Skills : GIS, MS Office, Word, Event Planning, Recruiting, Training, Outlook, Project Management, Sales, Customer Service, Communication, Negotiating, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Presently Identified, inspected, and evaluated the trees and brush along distribution and transmission lines.
    2. Submitted inspection results to clients with recommendations.
    3. Planned, directed, and coordinated the activities of assigned tree clearance crews.
    4. Discussed and negotiated line-clearance crew access issues.
    5. Accurately collected, analyzed and imput data.
    6. Served as a liaison between clients, tree crews, and client customers Present clear and concise information orally and in written reports.
    7. Effectively handled a broad range of diverse interpersonal contacts, including those at a high level and those sensitive in nature.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Objective : Consulting Utility Forester with 4 years of experience in Working with major gas/electric utility systems and address their forestry needs, Inspecting utility rights of ways, and identify vegetation incompatible with state and federal regulations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Can Lift 50+ Pounds, Can Work In A Warehouse Environment With Inventory Control.

Description :

    1. Consulted utility forester with ACRT I patrol PG&E high voltage distribution and transmission lines and put together vegetation management plans.
    2. Required identifying, measuring, and properly assigning trees for trimming or removal to comply with state mandated clearances as well as continually protecting the facilities from hazard trees.
    3. Enhanced my motivation, integrity, and work ethic working by myself all day for long hours at a time.
    4. Required continual focus for safety, proper vegetation identification, and recognition of hazard trees.
    5. Learned how to identify, conduct, and complete investigations for best management practices for endangered species, riparian areas, and migratory birds.
    6. Traveled overnight, on weekends and evenings Drought Response Team lead CUF for the Sacramento and Sierra for 2 seasons, trained new hires in the field.
    7. Generated work packets for tree crews.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Consulting Utility Forester Resume

Objective : To secure a position in a well-established organization that offers challenge and opportunity for my career development and to serve the organization to the best of my capabilities. I would like to gain new skills while utilizing my current area of expertise within a positive team environment.

Skills : MS Office, Adobe CS5, ArcGIS 10.1 And Extensions, ERDAS Imagine, DNR GPS, ASF MapReady, ENVI, Google Earth, DESCW, NEST.

Description :

    1. Properly acquired data on power line Right-Of-Way using GIS system while operating with laser rangefinders and GPS systems to acquire tree species and data on growth rate.
    2. Knowledged of utility vegetation management and invasive species.
    3. Used Data entry and computer skills.
    4. Demonstrated competence in understanding, interpreting, and communicating procedures, policies, information, ideas, and instructions.
    5. Applied independent judgment, discretion, and initiative to address problems, participate in developing practical, thorough, and, at times, creative solutions.
    6. Successfully contributed to all aspects of vegetation management planning and analysis.
    7. Utilized technology, such as LiDAR, drones, and GIS to ensure the delivery of safe and reliable power while maintaining national security.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        BA

        Consulting Utility Forester Resume

        Headline : Responsible for Collecting and entering data on handheld devices, follow maps and use GPS navigation, Communicating with landowners regarding work on or near their property.

        Skills : Training Skills, Supervising Skills.

        Description :

          1. Estimated the most cost effective trim for tree crews and input such information into the ACRT database by handheld computer.
          2. Patrolled were conducted in all weather conditions and various types of terrain.
          3. Maintained and cleanliness of company vehicle and equipment.
          4. Mapped use, GPS, and cardinal direction were also a major part of the job.
          5. Educated the public about the benefits of planting the right tree in the right place and proper tree care.
          6. Identified invasive species and incompatible vegetation in rights-of-way.
          7. Identified tree and brush control work and protection zone recommendations.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    MS

                    Consulting Utility Forester Resume

                    Objective : To obtain a Consulting Utility Forester position in the field of natural resources utilizing my skills and experience to further the goals of the organization while contributing to my personal and professional development.

                    Skills : GIS, Microsoft Office, Machine Operator, Powerpoint, Excel.

                    Description :

                      1. Assisted with the development and tracking of weekly project production and client experience report cards.
                      2. Worked closely with our clients' needs and help develop strategic plans for or during projects.
                      3. Tracked and managed weekly client activities reporting.
                      4. Audited transmission lines and report findings or concerns to client.
                      5. Worked closely with tree crews on problem solving or concerns.
                      6. Informed and communicated with the public's concern on projects.
                      7. Patrolled electric distribution lines for any dead or dying trees that may impact them.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    BA

                    Consulting Utility Forester Resume

                    Objective : Hardworking, high-energy candidate with nine years of experience in the tree care industry. Adept at working in varying environments that demand interpersonal skills and thorough knowledge of trees. Challenge drove and motivated to exceed work objectives.

                    Skills : Landscape Design, Certified Arborist, Clerical.

                    Description :

                      1. Assessed tree clearances under power lines at each location, spoke with homeowners about tree removal, entered data in the computer, followed NERC and PG&E specifications.
                      2. Followed ANSI A300 specs and all city tree removal guidelines.
                      3. Drove company truck.
                      4. Used Tree specie knowledge, computer entry, guidelines from PG&E, NERC, city and ANSI A300, customer service and dealing with Sheriff's on forced trims.
                      5. Ensured vegetation management crews observe BMPs regarding RTE species and state wetlands restrictions.
                      6. Interpreted and enforced easement rights; assess and resolve customer conflicts.
                      7. Worked and hiked in rugged terrain and inclement weather; ability to read and follow GIS data and maps; ability to work independently.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    G.E.D

                    Consulting Utility Forester Resume

                    Headline : Passionate about bringing professionalism to utility vegetation management. I have a unique blend of professional and academic experience that provides meaningful team contributions.

                    Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Management Experience, Construction.

                    Description :

                      1. Successfully contributed to all aspects of vegetation management planning and analysis.
                      2. Utilized innovative technology and practices to help major electric utility providers deliver safe and reliable power.
                      3. Inspected and assessed vegetation in right-of-ways for compliance standards and construction work plans.
                      4. Identified tree and brush control work and protection zone recommendations.
                      5. Collected data and document work using hand-held computers.
                      6. Assessed terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions, and support IVM projects.
                      7. Coordinated with Project Managers, Planners, and Vegetation Crews to create customized solutions.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      5-7 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      BA