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Any undergraduate student in the College of Forest Resources may apply for an internship for credit. Students who have an open elective may use the internship course as a part of their program. In addition, full semester internships will only be eligible for three credits, given that other requirements are met. Students can only receive credit for one internship during their undergraduate program.

Students are also required to
  • Be juniors or seniors
  • Have an overall GPA of at least 2.50
  • Apply at least two weeks prior to the pre-registration period of the semester
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Area CE Advisor California 4/19/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:University of California

Job Description:

Visit our online job board at http://ucanr.edu/Jobs/Jobs_990/?jobnum=1158 to access the required academic application form, position announcement and How to Apply Instructions.


Submit application packet by Monday, May 8, 2017 via e-mail to ANRacademicsearch@ucanr.edu with your cover letter, academic application form, curriculum vitae and university transcripts.


Across California, the University of California’s division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) is an engine for problem solving. Serving as the bridge between local issues and the power of UC research, our more than 300 campus-based specialists and county-based advisors work as teams to bring practical, unbiased, science-based answers to Californians.


We seek a Cooperative Extension advisor for forestry/fire science and natural resources who will conduct a locally based extension, education and applied research program to address high priority issues with a focus on forest fuels accumulation that has increased high-severity wildfires that threaten forests and communities; promoting community wildfire resilience and sustainable forest management on both private and public land.

The advisor will:

  • develop an applied research program, evaluate programs, and report accomplishments, results, impacts to scientific and lay audiences;
  • facilitate interactions and information exchange among campus based academics, CE advisors and community stakeholders;
  • develop partnerships and leverage resources to support the sustainability of the natural environments;
  • complement UC ANR’s Strategic Vision, optimizing opportunities that meet the needs of Californians.

This position is an academic career-track appointment; a minimum of a master's degree is required, though other advanced degrees are encouraged, in forestry/fire science, wildfire ecology, wood and fiber science or other closely related fields. Incumbent is required to become a California Registered Professional Forester within six years of date of hire.


This position will headquarter in Yuba City, located in Sutter County and serve Yuba, Butte and Nevada counties. For more information about these counties, please visit: http://cesutter.ucanr.edu/, http://ceplacer.ucanr.edu/ and http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/


For a full position vacancy announcement, application procedures, and more about what makes UC ANR a great place to work, please visit or contact Karen Ellsworth at kaellsworth@ucanr.edu and refer to position listing AP#17-04.


Please visit http://ucanr.edu and for University of California benefits, visit http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/


Apply By:5/18/2017


Posted By: KBrasher

Forestry Instructor Pennsylvania 4/19/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Penn State DuBois

Location:Du Bois, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

Position Title: Forestry, Fixed-term Instructor (One-year appointment, 36 weeks; renewable). Responsibilities: Teach some combination of lecture and laboratory courses (24 contact hours per academic year) in Dendrology, Silviculture, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Environmental Policy, and other topics as needed. Advise students in the A.S. degree in Wildlife Technology and provide career guidance. Participate in professional organizations and in course, curriculum, and program development. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Conduct research that provides opportunities for student learning, including mentoring students in independent study, supervising internships, and field trips. Attend and present research at state and regional conferences and workshops. Starting Date: August 2017 Qualifications: Master’s degree in Forest Science or closely related discipline. Field experience and familiarity with the region’s habitat types, plant communities, and silvicultural practices of the Eastern US are essential. Prior teaching experience and some coursework in wildlife science preferred.

Campus Information: Penn State DuBois, one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide, is situated in north central Pennsylvania about 70 miles west of State College/University Park and 100 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. It is a commuter campus comprised of approximately 600 students. The student-centered faculty and staff are dedicated to excellence in teaching and learning. Class sizes are small and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Since opening its doors in 1935, thousands of degree-seeking individuals have received a world-class education delivered in a friendly, small campus setting. The campus offers 6 Bachelor degrees, 8 Associate degrees, and the first 2 years of over 160 Penn State undergraduate degree programs. Started in 1970, the Wildlife Technology program is the only internationally-accredited two-year wildlife program in the Commonwealth. The program provides high-quality, hands-on instruction to students seeking a technical background in natural resources. While students may earn an Associate of Science Degree in Wildlife Technology at Penn State DuBois, the majority continue their undergraduate education in Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Forestry, and other natural resource related disciplines. For more information about the campus, visit http://www.psu.edu/ur/cmpcoll.html.

Application: Applicants are required to apply online and upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to provide a list of references. Inquiries: Dr. Mary Mino, Associate Chief Academic Officer, Penn State DuBois Campus. E-mail: obc@psu.edu. Telephone: (814) 375-4707. Application review begins immediately and continues until a suitable candidate is found.


Apply By:7/19/2017


Posted By: KBrasher

Biological Science Technician Wisconsin 4/13/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest

Location:Washburn, Wisconsin

Job Description:

This position will be located on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest with a duty station of Washburn, Wisconsin.  This position offers a challenging career opportunity for an individual seeking experience on a busy and complex National Forest that is rich in natural and cultural resources. The incumbent will be responsible for representing botanical and ecological resources while providing technical and field support to the District Ecology, Botany, and Wildlife Programs.

 

Please note that this outreach notice has also been posted to the outreach database.  You can access the database through your HR Dashboard homepage: usdafs.connecthr.com.  Outreach information for this position is also available on line at: https://fsoutreach.gdcii.com/Outreach or by following this link directly to the listing: https://fsoutreach.gdcii.com/?id=4EE20DD8FE204FDE8C08EF7D15718420.

 

The vacancy announcement for this position is expected to be posted to www.usajobs.gov around the week of April 17, 2017.

 


Apply By:5/31/2017

Phone:715-762-5169

Email:lrparker@fs.fed.us


Posted By: Linda Parker

Forestry Technician Washington 4/18/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:US Army (Federal Government)

Location:Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington

Job Description:

<p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">Job Announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467814600</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">MAJOR DUTIES</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">Performs or assists with a variety of forestry management activities such as</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">fire pre-suppression or suppression, timber sale preparation and timber</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">stand improvement. Operates a motor vehicle in performance of duties.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">1. Timber Sale Marking/Cruising and Presales Preparation - Marks trees for</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">timber harvesting in accordance with designated plan. Designates timber to</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">be cut and left in order to accomplish predetermined goals for the sale area</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">and increase the broad spectrum of biological diversity, considering factors</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">such as stand configuration, plant associations, and desired future</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">conditions. Informs forester or other environmental specialist of potential</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">environmental or archeological impact/problems. Collect and record data such</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">as common species of trees, measurement of heights and diameters and tree</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">mortality or tree survival counts. (40%)</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">2. Wildland Fire - Work as fire suppression engine crew-member in the</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">attack, control and mop-up of fires and in building and patrolling fire</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">lanes. These crews perform work directly related to wildland fire</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">suppression and control activities including suppression, preparedness,</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">prevention, monitoring, hazardous fuels reduction, and prescribed burning</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">for habitat enhancement. May be assigned to carry out specialized</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">assignments such as tree falling, backfire, and burnout operations; utilizes</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">a variety of specialized tools, equipment and techniques while actively</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">managing wildfires. Upon employment, must successfully complete training and</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">maintain National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) incident management</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">qualifications and training requirements as a Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2).</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">(50%)</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">3. Vegetation Management/Stand Development - Using hand tools, power tools,</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">or other equipment to cut, slash, and dispose of noxious weeds, brush,</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">limbs, logs and other forest debris. Install seedling protection tubes for</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">animal damage control. (10%)</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">Performs other duties as assigned.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">For more information on JBLM Forestry:</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">http://www.lewis-mcchord.army.mil/publicworks/sites/envir/factSheet.aspx</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">and</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: small;">http://forestguild.org/Model_Forests_List</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small;"> </span></p>

Required Education:

<p><span style="font-family: Calibri;">Job Announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467814600</span></p>

Required Experience:

<p><span style="font-family: Calibri;">Job Announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467814600</span></p>

Skills:

<p><span style="font-family: Calibri;">Job Announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467814600</span></p>

Salary:

<p>$15.19/Hour</p>
<p>$22.79 Overtime</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>


Apply By:5/18/2017

Phone:253-967-1499

Email:aaron.z.fox.civ@mail.mil

Mailing:

<p>Apply on USAJOBS.GOV</p>


Posted By: Aaron Fox

Wildlife Policy Internship Maryland 4/3/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:The Wildlife Society

Location:Bethesda, Maryland

Job Description:

TWS is currently accepting applications for internships from July to December 2017.

 

DUTIES:  The Wildlife Policy Interns are an integral part of TWS’ Government Affairs team.  This team works to ensure 1) TWS’s members are informed of policy issues and the impact policies have on their work of wildlife conservation, and 2) that wildlife science is the foundation upon which wildlife-related policy decisions are made.  Interns are responsible for:

�hResearching wildlife conservation and management policy issues

�hPreparing background information for use in testimony, letters, or comments

�hWriting and updating policy-related publications (Fact Sheets, Web articles, Policy Briefs, etc.)

�hRepresenting TWS at coalition meetings

�hAttending legislative hearings and agency briefings

�hAssisting in other activities of TWS (e.g. professional development programs, conferences, etc.)

 

 

Submit a cover letter, résumé, contact information (email/phone/address/title) for three references, a college transcript (unofficial or official), your dates of availability, and a writing sample of ≤500 words that provides an overview and analysis of a specific wildlife policy issue of interest to you (e.g. legislation, agency rule, etc.). If possible, please submit all documents as one PDF. 

 

 

 

Required Education:

This internship is an excellent educational opportunity to learn about wildlife and natural resource policy and the management and engagement of non-profit organizations in the policy arena.  The Wildlife Society will cooperate with universities and colleges that offer credit for internship programs; however, students must make all arrangements for receiving academic credit with their institution.  

Skills:

Preference will be given to applicants who have obtained or are currently pursuing a degree in wildlife management, wildlife biology, or related natural resource or policy degrees.  Applicants should have excellent writing skills, the ability to complete projects independently, and show initiative in taking on new tasks. Membership and/or previous involvement with The Wildlife Society, and knowledge of the federal policy process are beneficial, but not required.  


 

Salary:

This internship is a full time, six month, paid position, carrying a stipend of $1800 per month. Intern is responsible for his/her own housing and insurance


Apply By:4/30/2017

Phone:301.897.9770 ext. 309

Email:keith.norris@wildlife.org


Posted By: Keith Norris

Forester Tennessee 3/28/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:American Forest Management, Inc.

Location:Waynesboro, Tennessee

Job Description:

Full-time position - Responsible for providing forest management services in South Central Tennessee on approximately 160,000 acres of TIMO client lands as well as small, private forest landowners. Minimum of 45 hours per week required, vehicle provided, out of town and overnight work may be required (expenses paid).

Responsibilities and Job Requirements:

TIMOClients- All aspects of field work, office work,analysis, and reporting tolandowner/client.

  • Assists in managing all aspects of logging operations including harvest setup, harvest inspections,and merchandising trees into various forest products.
  • Assists in planning, negotiations, administration,and inspection of other forestry related activities such as road construction and maintenance, timber marking, boundary establishment, and other land management projects as assigned. 
  • Assists in development and administering budgets. 
  • Monitors BMP and EMS Compliance to ensure 3rd Party SFI Certification.
  • Uses Geographic Information System(GIS) to assist in managing TIMO lands.
  • Participates in forest inventory projects individually or with a team.

Non-Industrial PrivateForestlandOwners- All aspects of field work, office work, analysis, and reporting to landowner/client.

  • Generate new business (meet with potential clients, explain our business, etc.)
  • Create management plans that capture landowner objectives and offer solutions to achieve those goals.
  • Perform all aspects of timber sale development, including timber inventory, boundary establishment, preparing timber sale bid notices, marketing, and reviewing timber sale contracts.
  • Prepare and negotiate contracts with independent contractors for clients’ management services.
  • Supervise contracted services, including certifying completion of work for payment.

Additional Requirements

  • Highly proficient with MS Word, Excel, and GIS software.
  • Ability to use GPS and hand-held data recorders.
  • Has current Registered Forester’s license or ability to become a Registered Forester within 2 years.
  • Required travel and ability to function as a team member on large projects throughout the U.S.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry.
  • 2-4 years of forestry experience preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong listening capabilities with the ability to translate communications into appropriate course of action.

Benefits

  •  Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
  • 9 paid holidays.
  • Paid vacation schedule.
  • Company assigned vehicle.
  • Healthcare and disability plan.
  • 401(K) retirement plan.
  • Eligible for annual and new business bonus plans.
  • All specific terms, conditions, benefits, compensation and requirements of employment will be set forth in an Employment Contract to be executed by employee and company.

http://afmcorporate.com/Careers-American-Forest-Management-Timber-Lumber-Hunting-Land.shtml#Positions

 


Apply By:6/28/2017


Posted By: KBrasher

Quality Control Supervisor Georgia 3/16/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Interfor

Location:Savannah , Georgia

Job Description:

Quality Control Supervisor

Tracking Code
1728-057
Job Description

Job Opportunity: Quality Control Supervisor, Savannah area, GA

 

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world.

 

What We Offer

Interfor is where excellence meets opportunity. We invest in your success by positioning you alongside the best people in top quartile mill facilities located in great communities across North America. In the past decade, we’ve infused close to $1 billion into modern facilities and systems that employ the latest technologies.

 

Interfor is one of the largest lumber companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.

 

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Control Supervisor for our Meldrim sawmill near Savannah, GA. The Quality Control Supervisor will be responsible for all aspects of lumber quality control including optimizers, change overs, simulations, and other continuous improvement activities.

 

What You’ll Do

  • Supervise all aspects of the quality control program.
  • Maintain and utilize all production optimization systems to maximize lumber values, grade, and recovery.
  • Identify and leverage opportunities to improve quality management.
  • Train and support quality control staff to improve their work performance.
  • Ensure all quality control documentation is current.
  • Work closely with production staff to maximize return to log.

 

What You Offer

  • Grade 12, post-secondary education preferred.
  • Experience in optimization technology.
  • Minimum of 5 years sawmill QC experience.
  • Very proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Understand and use statistical analysis.
  • Lean manufacturing or six sigma a plus.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Well-developed leadership skills and ability to lead by example.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a highly interactive team environment.
  • Ability to function under pressure.
  • Ability to think tactically and strategically, and be detailed and results oriented is also required.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Commitment to maintain a safe work environment without compromise.
  • Recognize problems and have them corrected immediately.
  • Understand the importance of teamwork and have a positive impact on the team.
  • Open-minded and positive in dealing with change and new ways of doing things.
  • Take personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work. 

 

Interested in being a part of our team? Apply online at www.interfor.com/careers

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.     

 


Job Location
Meldrim (Savannah area), Georgia, United States
 


Apply By:5/16/2017

Phone:604-451-2821

Email:serena.morphy@Interfor.com


Posted By: Interfor

Utility Arborist Alabama 3/20/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:ArborMetrics Solutions

Location:Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Job Description:

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Inspect right-of-ways to assess vegetation conditions and determine required maintenance activities.

  • Assist with develop bid package maps and work manifests.

  • Research easement and land rights for widths, rights and restrictions.

  • Meet with land owners to explain vegetation management work.

  • Mark work in the field where required.

  • Respond to public concerns and questions about the work.

  • Assist in the development of public relations materials.

  • Respond to contractor questions concerning work specification and requirements.

  • Document work activity using GIS equipped computer & custom work planning software.

  • Inspect work completed by contractors for compliance to utility specifications.

  • Assist in the management of contractors during storm restoration operations.

  • Provide support and assistance on special projects as assigned by the utility.

Required Education:

2-4 year degree in Forestry, Natural Resource Sciences/Management, Horticulture or related field.


 

Required Experience:

At
least 2 years applicable work experience preferred but not required.


ISA Certified Arborist or ability to obtain certification within 1 year, ISA Utility Specialist preferred.

Skills:

Working knowledge of IVM, techniques and equipment used for vegetation management or ability to learn quickly.


Excellent personal computing skills, GIS knowledge preferred.


Valid driver’s license.

Salary:

Starting $35,400 - $38,500 based on
experience.  Opportunities for advancement
available


Apply By:5/20/2017

Phone:334-750-4449

Email:RBarker3@arbormetrics.com

Mailing:

Please apply and submit resume on our website:


http://www.arbormetrics.com/careers.htm


Posted By: Rachel Barker

Student Summer Job Mississippi 3/20/2017 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:MSU

Location:Charleston, Mississippi

Job Description:

WHAT IS IT?

Working on an intensively managed waterfowl and wildlife conservation complex, northwest of Charleston, MS

The York Woods property is approximately 7,100 acres and intensively managed for waterfowl and wetland birds, deer and turkey, and wildlife in general. The property is owned by Mr. James Kennedy, founder of the James C. Kennedy Endowed Chair in Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation, Mississippi State University. This property is an exemplary model of waterfowl and other wildlife habitat conservation and management.

TWO students needed to work there in summer 2017; pay is $10.00/hour. Housing will be provided, free of charge. The students will engage in work associated with management of bottomland hardwood forests, seasonal herbaceous wetlands, agricultural crop production, operation and maintenance of heavy machinery, water control structure management, and other duties as assigned. This is a wonderful opportunity for serious and reliable undergraduate students that want to experience a privately-owned, state-of-the-art managed conservation property.

WHAT’s REQUIRED?

  • Genuine passion and interest in wetlands, agriculture, and wildlife conservation
  • Students must be reliable, self-motivated, able to work independently and as a team, and able to maintain excellent field records
  • Tolerance to hot, muggy conditions and biting insects; experience with farm machinery a plus, but not absolutely required.


Apply By:5/15/2017

Phone:6623254790

Email:brian.davis@msstate.edu


Posted By: Brian Davis

Software Product Sales Rep Colorado 3/10/2017 +
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Organization:Plan-it Geo

Location:Arvada, Colorado

Job Description:

Software Product Sales Rep ($40-50k base salary + commission)

Location: Arvada, Colorado (main office | global sales territory)

Description
Plan-It Geo provides geospatial and field services and web/mobile software solutions for urban forestry and green infrastructure planning, natural resource management, and related areas. We are seeking an energetic, driven, goal-oriented, ethical team member with diverse interests and experience/education in the environment, technology, and business. Candidates should be motivated, suited for a fast-paced growing firm, able to develop long-term relationships and effective sales strategies with new and existing clients and industry partners, and have excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills.

Primary responsibilities of the position:

  • Sales calls, demos, campaigns, proposals/quotes, invoicing, website content development, webinars, and research of industry sectors and markets
  • Learning, innovating, and demonstrating Tree Plotter software and our other products/services
  • Support the team with bug reporting and client/user feedback to enhance product development
  • Support proposals for GIS services and field data collection
  • Demonstrate understanding of competitors’ products and services compared to Plan-It Geo
  • Travel, present, and exhibit at trade shows; become an industry expert in forestry software
  • Interface with clients and partners to determine requirements for software products/apps
  • Manager customers, support our growing partner network, and create sales forecasts by key markets (city, private tree care and consulting firms, golf, HOAs, university campuses, etc.)
  • Awareness of state and local funding opportunities and timelines for effective direct marketing

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in software sales/marketing or customer support
  • Ability to quickly learn GIS web/mobile tree inventory software
  • Pursuit of, or obtained BS/BA degree in forestry, natural resources, technology, or business
  • Familiarity with private, government, and grant funding sources, SaaS model, sales funnel / campaign tracking tools, GIS/GPS technologies, aerial/satellite imagery, open source geospatial web & desktop software, responsive design, native apps, and mapping
  • Design of client-facing enterprise web-based mapping products/apps for natural resources
  • Develop and monitor social media, branding, and e-marketing campaigns/strategies
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to establish/maintain effective working relationships with staff, clients, partners, and other industry professionals

Plan-It Geo is a growing, small business. As our first full-time sales position, there is significant potential for the right person to become the business development / sales lead if you work hard, network, innovate, brand and expand us into new markets in the U.S. and abroad, and help us further improve our software products.

Plan-It Geo is seeking to evaluate candidates as soon as possible. If interested and qualified, please email a one-page resume and cover letter to:

Ian Hanou | Owner/Founder and Director of Business Development

5690 Webster Street, Arvada, CO 80002 | info@planitgeo.com

 


Apply By:6/10/2017


Posted By: KBrasher