A collaborative partner who assists a team of professional foresters to achieve financial goals and desired outcomes. You will coordinate and implement all silvicultural operations for a segment of the team’s land base, including site preparation, planting, herbaceous weed control, fertilization, thinning (where applicable) and timber stand improvements, while maximizing net present value by utilization of decision support tools to conduct financial evaluations on silvicultural prescriptions. This position manages forest inventory and GIS updates for the assigned area along with maintaining forest road systems, boundaries and infrastructure. Supervises harvest activities as required. Maintains good relationships with adjacent forest landowners, forest industry contacts and public agencies. Supports Raydient Places + Properties in value-enhancing land management activities. Supports the budgeting and forecasting component of the team’s silvicultural capital, overhead and contract services. Provides customer support to the non-timber income business, contractors and timber sales’ customers. Responsible for safety, risk management and environmental compliance programs within area of responsibility.
- BS in Forestry or related field
- Experience in land management with a strong emphasis in silviculture and forest operations administration. Experience in building and maintaining strong relationships with internal and external customers.
- Practical knowledge of regeneration silviculture, timber stand improvement, financial analysis, GIS applications and forest inventory and analysis. Harvesting compliance, log merchandizing, forest protection, road maintenance/improvement activities, budgeting and forecasting process, safety procedures and environmental compliance.