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Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc. Monticello, Arkansas
Deadline Jun 05, 2019
Job Type Paid permanent

Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc. is a full-service forestry consulting firm that has an immediate opening for a Forester at our Monticello, Arkansas office.  The position is an entry-level Forester position and requires a four-year forestry degree.  We are looking for an individual who can work both independently, and as a part of a team.  Technical, communication and computer skills are essential along with the ability to complete tasks in an accurate and efficient manner.  Some forestry experience is preferred, but not required.

The successful candidate will become an integral part of our forest management team and have several opportunities for professional development.  The successful candidate will be working with a wide range of clients on both private and TIMO landowners.  Responsibilities will include designing and implementing timber inventory with a data recorder, timber harvest preparation and oversight, reforestation planning and oversight, wood certification compliance, mapping with GPS and ESRI Arcmap, GIS software management, and assisting with preparation of forest management reports, real estate sales and appraisals.  Other duties will be assigned as needed.

Kingwood offers a competitive compensation package including medical and dental insurance, vacation, sick leave, 401-K, life insurance, profit sharing, paid cell phone, paid professional education, and vehicle reimbursement.  Salary is commensurate with experience and performance.

Monticello, a city of about 11,000, is situated in southeast Arkansas two hours from Little Rock and Monroe and is the home to the University of Arkansas-Monticello (UAM).  There are many recreational activities near Monticello, including some of the best deer and duck hunting in Arkansas.  Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc. has a current staff of 19 employees with locations in Texarkana, Texas and in Monticello and Arkadelphia, Arkansas.  Learn more about Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc. from our web site www.kingwoodforestry.com.

HOW TO APPLY

Please forward resume and cover letter to:

Carl Herberg

Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc.

P.O. Box 5887

Texarkana, TX 75505

cherberg@kingwoodforestry.com

Office phone:  903-831-5200

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