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Staff Forester

Deadline:
Employer:
Blackwell Creek Forestry, LLC
Job Field:
Forestry
Wildlife
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Missouri
Location Detail:
CHILLICOTHE
Job Description:

Blackwell Creek Forestry, LLC is a forest and wildlife management consulting company based in Chillicothe, MO. Our service area includes north and central Missouri, southwest Iowa, and eastern Kansas. We are seeking a permanent, full-time Forester to add to our growing company.

Duties include:

- Forest inventory

- Writing forest and wildlife management plans

- Marking and administering timber sales

- GIS & Mapping

- Forest thinning/timber stand improvement

- Prescribed burning

- Spraying, tilling, mowing, etc.

- Some travel and overnight stays are possible (<10%).

 

 

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor of Science in a forestry or related natural resource field.

Preferred: Completion of basic fire training (S-130/S-190) in order to work on prescribed burns. Knowledge and experience with chainsaws are also beneficial.

 

 

Miscellaneous:

We are seeking someone who:

• Can work independently and is self-directed

• Can work in all weather conditions

• Can establish and maintain professional relationships with fellow employees and clients

 

 

Salary:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Benefits:

• Flexible work schedule with generous leave.

• Company vehicle and travel expenses.

• Training and relevant certifications provided.

• 401(k) & basic health insurance options available

 

 

How to Apply:

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to phil@blackwellcreekforestry.com or call 660-973-2714 with questions or more information.