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Forester

Deadline:
Employer:
Grief
Job Field:
Forestry
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:

Alabama

Job Description:
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Promote, protect, and maintain land and timber through aggressive silvicultural treatments, boundary line maintenance, improving access and contractor supervision.
  • Assist Area Forest Supervisor with preparing and tracking monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets at the district level.
  • Plan and schedule regeneration activities in coordination with the Area Forest Supervisor.
  • Inspection of timber harvest operations, including BMP compliance.
  • Assist Area Forest Supervisor with input and maintenance of (GIS) for the district: record and tract forest activities; perform stand inventories; and update maps with GPS.
  • Develop reports in conjunction with land acquisitions, trades, or sales, and other various reports as required by Area Forest Supervisor.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor's degree in Forest Management from an accredited institution.
WORK EXPERIENCE
  • 2 years of experience in forest management preferred.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to supervise and coordinate contractors.
  • Good communication skills. 
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications.