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Forester (2 positions

Deadline:
Employer:
Department of Conservation & Natural Resources
COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
Job Field:
Forestry
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Pennsylvania
Location Detail:
Northumberland County
Butler County
Job Description:

This is a professional forestry position in the Weiser Forest District, Columbia/Montour/Northumberland Division, responsible for performing professional fire analysis and management duties which include conducting timber analyses, planning and implementing prescribed fire plans, wild land fire prevention, and wildfire and natural fire suppression. This individual be responsible for the following state forest management activities relating to recreation, silviculture, forest regeneration, timber sale administration, and inventory. This is a nonsupervisory position; however, the person in the position will provide input into EPR's of Forest Technician, Semi-Skilled Laborer, Maintenance Repairman, Forest Lookout and other classifications.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

PA residency currently waived for this title

Minimum Experience and Training Requirements - Two years of technical forestry experience, and an associate's degree in forest technology, forestry, forest management, forest ecosystem management, urban forestry, forest science, agroforestry, or a related forestry degree; OR a bachelor's degree in forest technology, forestry, forest management, forest ecosystem Management, urban forestry, forest science, agroforestry, or a related forestry degree; OR a master's degree in forest technology, forestry, forest management, forest ecosystem management, urban forestry, forest science, agroforestry, or a related forestry degree.

Necessary Special Requirement - possession of a valid PA non-commercial Class C driver's license or equivalent A resume needs to be submitted with your application. You may upload your document as an Attachment during the application process. You must still complete the application and answer the supplemental questions.

Veterans: Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. §7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, visit the Commission's website, Job Seekers page, for Veterans; visit one of our offices; or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov

Miscellaneous:

EXAMINATION INFORMATION:

Score valid for this specific posting only

Score based on information reported on application and supplemental questions

Provide complete and accurate information or:

score may be lower than deserved

application processing may be delayed

disqualification may result

Based on your answers to the application supplemental questions regarding education, you may be instructed to attach a copy of your college transcripts to your application.

May only test once under this announcement

Email notice of test results provided

Further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference, and other items can be obtained from:

Harrisburg: 2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O. Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (717) 783-3058

Philadelphia: 110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107; Telephone (215) 560-2253

Pittsburgh: 411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219; Telephone (412) 565-7666

Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals)

Internet: http://www.scsc.pa.gov/

Salary:
$43,012.00 - $65,389.00 Annually
How to Apply:

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: http://www.employment.pa.gov

Position #CS-20181329-54410 FORESTER SE

OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT: 613 North Street Harrisburg, PA 17120

jobs@pa.gov