Forestry Technician

Sierra Pacific Industries

Anderson, California

Job Type Paid Internship
Salary Details $19 - $21 / hour
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Wages range from $19 to $21 per hour
We train and promote from within

Earn while you learn. Would you like to gain valuable education and real-world experience in all aspects of sustainable resource management with a wood products industry leader? Sierra Pacific Industries is excited to announce our updated Forestry Internship specifically designed to complement concepts learned in school while working alongside experienced resource management professionals.

Forestry Internships offered by SPI provide opportunity for employment upon graduation frm our interns' respective degree programs. Completion of an internship is not a guarantee, nor an offer of employment.

The Forestry Internship position may include:

  • Timber cruising
  • Sawmill log procurement
  • Timber Harvest Plan (THP) preparation
  • Logging administration
  • Harvest unit layout
  • Wildlife and botany work
  • GIS
  • Road layout
  • Reforestation


  • Graduation from, current enrollment or acceptance in a Forestry, Natural Resources, or related program of study is preferred
  • Interns must be able to cross-country hike and negotiate steep, brushy terrain
  • Interns must have a valid driver's license

Base Locations: Anderson, Arcata, Camino, and Chico, Calfornia
Eugene and Roseburg, Oregon
Burlington and Centralia, Washington

Compensation includes competitive hourly wage and housing allowance for qualifying individuals.

Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.


Apply online at: spi-ind.com/internships
Applicants must provide a cover letter and resume when submitting application.

Applications Close: February 16th 2024
Interviews will be ongoing as applications are received.
Positions may be filled prior to deadline.

Employment Period: MAY/JUNE - AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2024 (flexible start & end dates)

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Forestry
Tags GIS