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Forester – Timberland Management

Deadline:
Employer:
Larson & McGowin, LLC
Job Field:
Forestry
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Louisiana
Location Detail:
Merryville
Job Description:

Position Description: Larson & McGowin, LLC (L&M) is seeking qualified candidates to assist with the forest management of client properties located in southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas. Responsibilities include timber inventory, timber marking, timber sale preparation and administration, the development of stand-level silvicultural prescriptions, contracting of forestry-related services, and any other activities deemed necessary by management of the company. 

 

Candidate will occasionally participate in consulting/field projects across the U. S. Southeast. Travel outside of the local area will be required approximately 20% of the time. All necessary travel costs will be reimbursed.

Qualifications:

Qualifications and Abilities: 

* Required 

o Applicant should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry 

o Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office suite 

o Strong written and verbal communication skills 

o Time management skills 

o Must be capable of working in remote outdoor locations in various weather and forest conditions 

* Preferred 

o 3+ years’ experience related to forestry field work 

o Field proficiency with various forest inventory/mensuration techniques and methodologies 

o Knowledge and experience with GIS software (i.e., ArcGIS)

Miscellaneous:

Who we are: In business over 60 years, Larson & McGowin, LLC provides a full range of land management and on-demand decision support and consulting services. L&M currently manages approximately 800,000 acres of timberland across the U.S. Southeast. www.larsonmcgowin.com

Salary:
Salary/Benefits: Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Fixed and Variable Vehicle Compensation Plan, Paid Vacation and Holidays, Health Insurance, 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan, Cafeteria Plan for Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance Coverages.
How to Apply:

Where to apply: Please send cover letter (referencing “Position” title and preferred Location), resume, and three references via email to: 

Will Brown 

Forester 

Larson & McGowin, LLC wbrown@larsonmcgowin.com