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Forester

Deadline:
Employer:
Established Virginia Timber Brokerage Company
Job Field:
Forestry
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Virginia
Job Description:

Established Virginia Timber Brokerage company requires an additional Forester for the purpose of expanding the present operation and ensuring a dependable supply of lots and stumpage for our timber buyers. Individuals selected will be expected to perform the following:

Assist in the purchase or brokering of timber with our Principal Broker or with other Timber buyers, at competitive prices in VA and WV.

Assist in preparing cutting plans and to cruise and mark woodlots to prepare for bids to be presented by timber buyers toour brokerage for our woodlot owner clients.

Coordinate logging operations with landowners, logging crews, and DCR foresters.

Establish correct boundaries.

Write acceptable forest harvesting plans when needed.

This is not a 9 AM to 5 PM job - flexibility in scheduling desired to accommodate a variable schedule. Must like outdoor work. Meeting with landowners and telephone calls with State foresters and logging crews may necessitate some evening work. Great job for the right individual with a satisfactory academic background, pleasant disposition, and a willingness to perform with our small team.

Position is available immediately and interviews will be scheduled following a review of applicant's resume and letter of interest.

Qualifications:

Required Experience:

Some type of forestry, log buying or logging background necessary for the job.

Forestry License or willingness to sit for Virginia and West Virginia Forestry exams.

Experience:

Forestry/Cruising: 2 years: for those with lesser experience this position offers mentoring to allow for your professional 

development.

Salary:
Salary and benefits is commensurate with level of experience.
How to Apply:

Please submit your resume to: info@BuyAndSellTimber.com