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CN Utility Consulting Consulting Utility Forester in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Title: Consulting Utility Forester

Type: Full-time

Reports to: Regional Supervisor

About Us:

CN Utility Consulting, Inc. (CNUC) is currently seeking qualified, highly motivated individuals for the Chattanooga, TN area. CNUC is a highly experienced consulting and operations team with an unparalleled understanding of utility vegetation management (UVM) industry best management practices, and legal and regulatory requirements.

CNUC offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, ongoing training and credentialing, and access to industry related training materials. In addition, a clothing allowance, smart phone, company vehicle and fuel card are provided. Full-time positions include participation in an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) after 1 year of employment. Pre-employment and post-hiring drug screening is a condition of employment.

Responsibilities:

  • Contact property owners and/or public agencies regarding access, pruning, and damage claims

  • Conduct tree and brush inventories

  • Inspect and evaluate hazard trees

  • Mark wetland boundaries for clearing and access purposes

  • Assess and measure crop damage for damage claims

  • Survey and check distances of existing structure hubs for new poles/structures

  • Conduct tree contractor work planning

  • Safeguard employees and public from hazards in and around the work area

  • Help enforce on-the-job safety practices

  • Carry and utilize materials, tools, and equipment at work site

  • Service truck and equipment, keep trucks and other assigned equipment in a neat and orderly fashion

  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned

Requirements:

  • Degree in forestry or related field and/or experience in utility/gas vegetation management is desired

  • ISA Arborist Certification desired or the ability to obtain within one year upon a job offer

  • Ability to work independently with good time management

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to travel and work in rugged terrain and inclement weather

  • Proficient in map navigation skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Office and data collection software (GIS experience a plus)

CNUC Offers:

  • Competitive wages/excellent benefits

  • Clothing allowance

  • Wellness Reimbursement

  • ESOP - A retirement plan completely funded by the company

  • Rich culture - driven by private ownership and intentional leadership

  • Smart phone

  • Company vehicle/fuel card

  • Ongoing training and credentialing

  • Access to industry related training materials

Full-time positions include participation in an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) after 1 year of employment. Pre-employment and post-hiring drug screening is a condition of employment.

To apply, visit our website at http://www.cnutility.com/careers/ and submit an application

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