Website Western Woodlot Services Cooperative Ltd

Opportunity Type:
  • Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
  • or equivalent experience

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Data manipulation and analysis
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)

Area of Specialization

  • Wildlife ecology and management
  • Timber harvesting or production
  • Silviculture
  • Forest biology and ecology
  • Forest economics
  • Forest engineering and harvesting

Work Setting

  • Forest industry

Specific Skills

  • Plan and direct forest surveys and related studies and prepare reports and recommendations
  • Establish short- and long-term plans for management of forest lands and forest resources
  • Plan and direct woodlands harvesting, reforestation, silviculture and fire prevention and fire suppression programs
  • Plan and direct road building, wildlife management, environmental protection and insect and vegetation control programs
  • Negotiate terms and conditions of agreements and contracts for forest harvesting, forest management and leasing of forest lands
  • Monitor contract compliance and results of forestry activities
  • Ensure adherence to government regulations and company objectives
  • Plan and conduct public relations programs, and education and extension programs related to forestry
  • Provide advice and recommendations, as a consultant on forestry issues, to private woodlot owners, municipal, provincial or federal governments or to companies

Workplace information

  • Remote work available

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Tagged as: forestry, management, natural resources

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