Eastern Forest Consultants-NC LLC, a North Carolina-based company, is seeking applicants to fill an entry to mid-level forester position at their Christiansburg, Virginia location. This is a labor-intensive field position, and the successful applicant should expect to spend >90% of their time working outdoors. Typical duties include conducting timber inventories, preparing timber sales, planting trees/running planting crews, and applying herbicides. The position may include a heavy amount of out-of-town travel (up to 50%) for which employee will be compensated.
Applicant should be able to identify eastern tree species. A Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in Forestry and/or previous work experience in the forestry profession (especially in regards to conducting timber inventories or chemically treating invasive plants) is preferred. The successful applicant must demonstrate an ability to work independently. Starting salary is dependent upon education and experience/qualifications but is expected to be $34-$36k per year.
Paid Holidays; Vacation/Sick Leave; Reimbursement for Use of Personal Cell Phone; Continuing Education Opportunities; Reimbursement for Enrollment in Health-sharing Group After Two Years with Company.
Please send a résumé including three references (preferably work-related) to Joe Secoges at firstname.lastname@example.org. Résumés will be accepted until the position is filled.
When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.
|Category||Forestry, General / Stewardship|