**Utility Forester - Work Planner - INTERN (RESUME
Positions available: Temporary Full time (Time will vary, not to
exceed 6 months)
**ArborMetrics Solutions, LLC.** (AMS) is seeking a motivated
and highly skilled individual to provide planning, scheduling,
reporting, and project management for utility right-of-way
vegetation management programs.
**Duties include but are not limited to:**
+ Could work alongside an experienced full time AMS Utility
+ Inspect right-of-ways to assess vegetation conditions and
determine required maintenance activities.
+ Assist with develop bid package maps and work manifests.
+ Research easement and land rights for widths, rights and
+ Meet with land owners to explain vegetation management
+ Mark work in the field where required.
+ Respond to public concerns and questions about the work.
+ Assist in the development of public relations materials.
+ Respond to contractor questions concerning work specification
+ Document work activity using GIS equipped computer and custom
work planning software.
+ Inspect work completed by contractors for compliance to
+ Assist in the management of contractors during storm
+ Provide support and assistance on special projects as assigned
by the utility.
+ There are no benefits for this temporary full time
+ Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and
requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees
must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended
periods of time.
+ Currently pursuing a 2-4 year degree in Forestry, Natural
Resource Sciences/Management, Horticulture or related field.
+ Working knowledge of out Integrated Vegetation Management
(IVM), techniques and equipment used for vegetation management
+ Excellent personal computing skills, GIS knowledge
+ Valid driver's license.
Range of Motion
Hearing - Speech Range
Sense of Touch
Climbing On/Off Truck
Lifting up to 10 lbs.
Lifting over 10 lbs. to 50 lbs.
Lifting up to 50 lbs.
+ Works in all temperatures and weather
+ May work around excessive noise from machines, chain saw, wood
chipper and other equipment with hearing protection
+ May be exposed to nature i.e., irritating plants and biting or
stinging insects, and dust
+ May work on un level terrain
+ May be exposed to dogs and other animals
**General Duties and Responsibilities**
+ Obtains oral/written permission from property owners to trim
or remove trees and apply herbicides. Arranges with customer or
property owner to obtain access to property, advises of any
interruption in services, explains work to be performed, etc.
+ Discusses responsibility for apparent damage to property,
repairs for minor damage, and refers controversial cases to the
General Foreperson/Project Coordinator.
Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of
the position with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation
should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.
_Rarely_ = less than 10%
_Occasionally_ =up to 33%
_Frequently_ = up to 66%
_Continuously_ = 67% to 100%