The Forester will apply a wide variety of forest management techniques while managing multiple projects.
Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:
Supervise reforestation, pre-commercial thinning, road construction, and maintenance
Have a working understanding of forest practice rules in Oregon and California.
Develop, plan and layout harvest units.
Administer timber sale activities in a timely manner.
Supervise contract logging operations.
Assist in the development of budgets and forecasts.
Responsible for accurate and timely contract administration.
May supervise daily activities of forest technicians and sub-contractors
Contacts are within the company, business contacts and with our clients.
Work is performed both within the field and in our offices.
to be performed in all weather conditions, steep, rough terrain, and a variety of settings including open fields and forested areas.
Computer use, physical ability to operate a telephone, and sit for extended periods of time, may lift/carry up to 50 pounds.
Personal vehicle suitable for use in forest environment required.
Working knowledge of forest management and related timber harvesting operations.
skill level in Microsoft Office and Excel, ArcGIS a plus.
California THP experience/RPF or on RPF track a plus.
Excellent communication skills.
Enthusiastic and team-oriented individual.
Education and/or Experience:
B.A./B.S. in Forestry, natural resources or related field.
Experienced field forester
(2-5 years) with team lead abilities.
Combination of experience and education.
to candidates with previous consulting experience.
Valid driver’s license.