Job Opportunity: Area ForesterJune 8, 2020
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Apply Now
Skidegate Office, Haida Gwaii BC
The Taan Area Forester is responsible for the day to day workloads of Taan’s Silviculture Crews and Forestry Assistants. They will ensure the organization of the work and the adherence to policies, procedures, and safety protocols. They will work with the Planning Department to plan and track harvest areas, complete reports, and compliance with all regulatory requirements. They will assist with Silviculture planning and ensure the completion of plans within budget and deadlines.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Proven leadership, supervisory and team-building skills
Knowledge of the regulatory framework of Taan’s operations, understanding of Forestry Regulations
Excellent planning, writing and organizational skills
Efficient, co-operative team player
TRAINING, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
A member in good standing with the Association of BC Forest Professionals as a Registered Professional Forester with at least 5+ years experience as an RPF
Experience with Silviculture tracking databases, Survey Wizard/Snap, GPS/GIS Arc info and knowledge of EBM
Experience in working with First Nations
At least a Class 5 Drivers Licence
HOW TO APPLY
Please forward a detailed resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Deadline: Position will remain open until filled.
Apply early to be considered. Preference will be given to qualified Haida applicants. Only applicants to be interviewed will be contacted.