Forester in Mendocino County

Posting ID : A1068466796
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Science Biotech

Mendocino Redwood Company in Fort Bragg is searching for a qualified, Forester to provide assistance to the Area Forester in the preparation and completion of the Timber Harvest Plans (THP) and the administration of the activities of those plans. Duties and responsibilities are outlined below

Assist in the development and preparation of Timber Harvest Plans by performing research, organizing and analyzing field data, preparing the THP maps, analyzing air photos, and contacting outside resources if needed

Travels throughout the area defined in the THP and identifies unstable areas

Flags boundaries of the area defined in the THP

Records water course classifications, lake and protection zones and other relevant data as required to conform to the THP

Conducts surveys including botanical, archeological, raptor and spotted owl;

Prepares field notes to use in writing the THP

Provides work direction to Technicians

Develops and administers vegetation and reforestation projects

Administers field operations including designing and building roads and logging activity

Marks timber and trains others to mark timber

Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university

Related experience or training

Willingness to obtain a Registered Professional Forester License

Knowledge of ArcView, Outlook, internet software, Excel and Word

Valid driver license and remain eligible to operate company vehicles including automobile, trucks, and/or all terrain vehicles in accordance with company policy guidelines

Ability to use a directional compass and topographical maps

Ability to operate a hand-held calculator, preferred

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume including salary history to or email to request an application. Please reference the Forester position at MRC in the email request.


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