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Consulting Utility Forester - Transmission |

Location: Oakland, CA
Salary: Pay Range: $19-$22

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Pay Range: $19-$22

Depending upon work experience and credentials.

Enjoy working outdoors? Would you like to gain some experience in Forestry? ACRT Pacific is currently seeking energetic entry-level professionals who enjoy working outdoors. This is a full-time opportunity for individuals who are looking to gain some Forestry experience. Our Consulting Utility Foresters are ideal for professionals with an educational background in forestry, horticulture, arboriculture, biology, environmental studies, conservation or related disciplines and who would like to gain experience in these fields and line of work.

Contingent at the approval of our clients, our Foresters patrol for hazard trees, perform identification, inspection, and evaluation of trees and brush along utility lines. They also assist in the submitting inspection results to clients with recommendations; Plan, direct, and coordinate the activities of assigned tree clearance crews; Discuss and negotiate line-clearance crew access issues; Serve as a liaison between clients, tree crews, and client customers. Note: This position is designated as a Safety-Sensitive role.

This is a position that involves travel throughout the Bay area surrounding areas for the Transmission Project.


Must be 21 years of age or older

1-year related experience in the green industry or related field OR

A 2 or 4-year degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Biology, Environmental studies or related field

Ability to identify local trees and knowledge of growth rates desired

Ability to work independently, strong verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work in rugged terrain and inclement weather

Ability to read and follow maps

Valid Driver License and ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle

Proficient use in Microsoft Office Programs


ACRT Pacific offers competitive wages and excellent benefits.

ACRT Pacific is 100% employee-owned; it’s not just a job…it’s YOUR Company!!!

ACRT Pacific offers excellent benefits for our employee-owners and their families.

Company provided vehicle for commuting and travel

Company Cellphone

Company Gas Card

401 K Match

Pre-employment drug screen and background check required




Group Life Insurance

Optional Life Insurance

Paid Vacation

Paid Holidays

ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) with a great vesting schedule

Professional credential reimbursement

Other Company Paid Benefits

Employer Info

Oakland, California


  • Any
  • Climber
  • Consultant
  • General Foreman
  • Other
  • Utility

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