Forest Products Jobs

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Process Engineer Multiple States 5/10/2018 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Georgia Pacific

Job Description:

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Monitor product quality and contribute to the overall direction and success of the Gurdon operations
  • To supervise/coordinate production efforts that result in sustained improvement in all associated work processes including: Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) compliance, reliability, quality, production and costs
  • Monitor equipment for accuracy, value, and yield
  • Perform process checks and studies
  • Keep management informed on process variables
  • Provide support in the development of standard operating procedures
  • Train and use a structured approach to problem solving. Serve as a proactive leader towards improvements to products, flow, cost, recovery, quality, work processes, etc.
  • Participate/Lead projects that address step change improvements and gap closure
  • Assist in monthly inventory verification and documentation
  • Assist in process optimization to maximize production rates, product quality and yield
  • Develop and apply strategies to optimize on-going operations using the automation platform in conjunction with the operations, maintenance and engineering staffs at the mill.
  • Maintain calibration of process equipment to assure standards are met
  • To lead an operational team in the production of solid wood lumber products in a safe and efficient manner
  • To take ownership of the existing safety and quality processes
  • Promote employee involvement; providing coaching, feedback and direction as required
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues, provide safety training to production associates, team development, and delivering training materials in a meaningful approach
  • Complete all paperwork and analysis in a timely and efficient manner

What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree or higher in Forest Products, Industrial/Mechanical Engineer, Industrial Technology, Agricultural (AG) Management, or AG Systems Management OR 2 years experience as a Process Engineer
  • Must be able and willing to work in a manufacturing plant environment, including extended periods of time in noisy, non-air conditioned or unheated areas.
  • Must be able and willing to work safely, including wearing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule, including but not limited to rotating shifts, overnight shifts, and weekends
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3 years experience as a Process Engineer
  • Experience with continuous improvement methods and lean manufacturing
  • Computer network skills
  • Experience with Quality Control Processes and monitoring systems

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.


Apply By:8/10/2018


Posted By: KBrasher

Utility Forester / Work Planner Virginia 4/30/2018 +
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Organization:Arbormetrics Solutions

Location:Alexander City & Anniston, Virginia

Job Description:

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www.arbormetrics.com

ArborMetrics Solutions, Inc. (AMS) is seeking a motivated and highly skilled individual to provide planning, scheduling, reporting, and project management for utility right-of-way vegetation management programs.
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:

• 2 years applicable work experience preferred but not required.

Skills:

• 2-4 year degree in Forestry, Natural Resource Sciences/Management, Horticulture or related field.
• ISA Certified Arborist or ability to obtain certification within 1 year, ISA Utility Specialist preferred.
• Working knowledge of IVM, techniques and equipment used for vegetation management.
• Excellent personal computing skills, GIS knowledge preferred.
• Valid driver’s license.
• 2 years applicable work experience preferred but not required.

Salary:

Salary Range: Based on experience. Opportunities for advancement available


Apply By:6/30/2018

Email:ralonzi@arbormetrics.com


Posted By: Arbormetrics Solutions

Field Forester/Forestry Technician Multiple States 4/19/2018 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.

Location:Arkadelphia, Multiple States

Job Description:

RESPONSIBILITIES: Timber sale preparation, timber sale contract compliance
inspections, timber inventory, silviculture contractor supervision, property
inspections, and assist account manager with timber sale administration,
special projects, database management, and other forestry related activities.

LOCATION: Primarily in southwest and central Arkansas. Based in
Arkadelphia, Arkansas. Training may include 2-4 weeks in Quitman,
Mississippi, Picayune, Mississippi, or Macon, Georgia.

Required Education:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry or
Associate Degree in Technical Forestry, willing to travel occasionally. Must
own reliable 4-wheel drive truck.

Required Experience:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry or
Associate Degree in Technical Forestry, willing to travel occasionally. Must
own reliable 4-wheel drive truck.

Skills:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry or
Associate Degree in Technical Forestry, willing to travel occasionally. Must
own reliable 4-wheel drive truck.

Salary:

Commensurate with skills and experience. Business mileage
reimbursed at current IRS rate. Competitive benefits package includes health,
life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, optional dental insurance, vacation,
and holidays.


Apply By:7/19/2018

Phone:8702301511

Email:tgables@frcemail.com

Mailing:

P.O. Box 141


Arkadelphia, AR 71923


Posted By: Tim Gables

GIS/Inventory Technician Georgia 4/19/2018 +
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Organization:Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.

Location:Macon, Georgia

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:
• Develop an understanding of the FRC business model, especially the importance of producing high quality products in a cost-effective manner.
• Participate with our Technical Services team, which provides various technical services to FRC managers and clients.
• Maintain and update property level spatial and attribute data within ArcGIS or similar systems.
• Generate various project-related maps, reports, and documents for clients.
• Develop an understanding of ArcGIS and associated tools, including an understanding of relational databases such as SQL Server and their use at FRC.
• Develop an understanding of FRC’s internal inventory processor and assist with inventory design, processing, and reporting.
• Develop an understanding of and provide support for FRC’s handheld field data collection systems and inventory data transfer.

Required Education:

Requirements:
• Two or four-year degree in Forestry, Geography, or Natural Resources Management from an SAF-accredited college.

Skills:

• Working knowledge of standard computer software packages, e.g., Word and Excel; an introduction to or working knowledge of MS Access is highly desirable.
• Working knowledge of ArcGIS or similar mapping and data management systems and a willingness to become fully proficient with the systems used by FRC.
• Introduction to forest inventory design, workup, and reporting and a willingness to learn the FRC standard methods.
• Willingness to learn about biometrics, mensuration, volume equations, quantitative analysis, and statistics.
• Willingness to learn about forest finance and economics.
• Must possess good verbal and written communication skills.
• Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work well with others in team production situations.
• Ability and willingness to travel occasionally


FOREST RESOURCE CONSULTANTS, INC.
• Participate in reviews of current technology and innovations in the geo-spatial arena.
• Assist with other special projects as requested.
• Promote a positive image of FRC with clients, associates, contractors, and the general public.

Salary:

Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Competitive benefits package includes health, life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, optional dental insurance, paid vacation, and holidays.


Apply By:7/19/2018

Phone:4787454910

Email:mhsmith@frcemail.com

Mailing:

717 North Avenue


Macon, GA 31211


Posted By: Michael Smith

Technical Services Forester/GIS Georgia 4/19/2018 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.

Location:Macon, Georgia

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:
• Participate with our Technical Services team, which provides various technical services to FRC managers and clients.
• Develop an understanding of the FRC business model, especially the importance of producing high quality products in a cost effective manner.
• Develop a thorough understanding of ArcGIS and associated tools, including an understanding of relational databases such as SQL Server and their use at FRC.
• Maintain and update property level spatial and attribute data within ArcGIS or similar systems.
• Develop an understanding of FRC’s internal inventory processor and assist with inventory design, processing, and reporting.
• Provide support for FRC’s handheld field data collection systems and inventory data transfer.
• Generate various project related maps, reports, and documents for clients.
• Provide managers with insight on innovations in the geo-spatial arena.
• Assist managers in the competitive bid process through support of mapping and data management time-and-expense estimates.
FOREST RESOURCE CONSULTANTS, INC.
• Assist with other special projects as requested.
• Promote a positive image of FRC with clients, associates, contractors, and the general public.

Required Education:

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Forestry and 5 years practical experience.

Required Experience:

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Forestry and 5 years practical experience.

Skills:

• Practical experience with ArcGIS or similar mapping and data management systems.
• Practical experience in inventory design, workup, and reporting.
• Good understanding of biometrics, mensuration, volume equations, quantitative analysis, and statistics.
• Working knowledge of other standard computer software packages, e.g., Word, Excel, and Access (especially databases).
• Working knowledge of forest finance and economics.
• Must possess good verbal and written communication skills.
• Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work well with others in team production situations.
• Ability and willingness to take on new projects with little supervision.
• Ability and willingness to travel occasionally.

Salary:

Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Competitive benefits package includes health, life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, optional dental insurance, paid vacation, and holidays.


Apply By:7/19/2018

Phone:4787454910

Email:mhsmith@frcemail.com

Mailing:

717 North Avenue


Macon, GA 31211


Posted By: Michael Smith