Job Opportunity: Forestry Assistant

May 6, 2020


Skidegate Office, Haida Gwaii BC

Taan Forest Limited Partnership (Taan), a subsidiary of Haida Enterprise Corporation (HaiCo) requires highly motivated candidates to be part of its forestry team on Haida Gwaii. There is a permanent full time position available, as well as possible temporary appointment. The Assistant reports directly to the Area Forester, and will provide assistance in our silviculture program to forestry. 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”.

Applications for this position(s) will be open until Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Please indicate whether you are interested in permanent or temporary position.

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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