Job Opportunity: Forestry Assistant

March 16, 2020


Haida Gwaii BC

This is a temporary position, from March to September 30, 2020.

Taan Forest Limited Partnership (Taan), a subsidiary of Haida Enterprises Corporation (HaiCo) requires a highly motivated candidate to be part of its forestry team on Haida Gwaii. The Assistant reports directly to the Area Forester and will provide assistance in our silviculture program. Working in a team environment, you will be exposed to several aspects of forestry including silviculture, cultural feature identification, crew supervision and assisting Foresters and Engineers day-to-day. This is an entry-level forestry position.



  • Strong interest in a future in forestry

  • Good planning and organizational skills

  • Class 5 or better Driver’s license

  • 18+ years of age

  • Experience with silviculture work will be considered an asset



If you are interested in this career opportunity, please send a resume and cover letter to with the heading “Taan Forestry Assistant

As soon as a qualified suitable candidate is identified, the position will be filled. Please apply early if you wish to be considered.

Preference in hiring will be given to qualified Haida citizens. We thank all candidates for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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