Sr. Forest Technician Job in Prince George for Forsite | Jobs.ca
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Sr. Forest Technician

March 29 2021
Industries Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting
Categories Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Processing
Prince George, BC

With 10 locations throughout Canada, Forsite Consultants Ltd. is a leading provider of integrated forest land development and management services to clients across Canada and the world. Our staff are industry leaders in forestry technology, strategic planning, resource and land management and professional forestry. Our company is comprised of business units which focus on different components of the forest management process. Forsite has been SAFE certified since 2007 and is committed to providing a safe work environment.


We’re committed to growth and innovation and maintaining a safe, respectful and flexible working environment. At Forsite you will work alongside a team of qualified professionals utilizing industry leading forestry technologies. We pride ourselves on fostering personal growth and development of staff through opportunities for continuous learning, training and professional accreditation. We offer competitive compensation packages with comprehensive benefits for full-time employees.


Role


Under the direction of a Forestry Supervisor, the Senior Forest Technician is responsible for forest development activities including reconnaissance road/cutblock engineering, ecological and riparian assessments, and completing the associated plans, deliverables, and appraisal packages in a safe, timely, cost effective and professional manner. This position generally encompasses both field and office duties.


Highlights


  • Full time, hourly position with overtime paid after 8 hours
  • Competitive remuneration package with a comprehensive benefits and pension package
  • Dynamic, positive, team-orientated work environment
  • Excellent career growth opportunities


Requirements


  • A safety conscious attitude
  • Post-secondary education with a diploma or degree in forestry
  • Broad understanding of and experience in general forestry practices and operational forest planning
  • Registered with the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals
  • Minimum of 3 years of multiphase timber development experience in British Columbia
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean abstract


In addition, candidates should also demonstrate the following qualities:


  • Enthusiasm and a passion for both forestry and working outdoors
  • A professional, friendly and courteous manner, being service & team oriented
  • Ability to work both independently under limited direct supervision as well as in a dynamic team environment
  • Proficiency in mentoring and supervising technical assistants


For more information visit forsite.ca/careers.


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply now!