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Forester - Bangor, ME

Bangor, ME 04401
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Are you ready to advance your forestry career with a nationwide leader in forest management and timberland marketing? Then, we want to talk to you.

LandVest is looking for an energetic and dedicated individual for a Forester position for its growing business in its Bangor, Maine Office. The position will primarily involve field work focusing on timber marking, forest inventory and silvicultural operations in a variety of forest types, terrain, and weather conditions. LandVest offers the opportunity to work with an experienced and well-respected staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Timber Marking: Implementation of silvicultural prescriptions through marking & sale layout
  • Inventory: Overstory and understory data collection using a variety of inventory methods including point sample and fixed radius. Use of field data recorders and mobile GIS solutions.
  • Other Field Duties: Reconnaissance of potential harvest units, inspection of active harvest operations, maintenance of records pertaining to timber sale operations, boundary line maintenance, and GPS data collection.
  • Office: Maintenance of LandVest and client records, transfer of inventory data, workup of timber sale volumes.
  • Client Relations & Business Growth: The successful candidate will actively engage with current clients and over time is expected to assist in growing the business by identifying and engaging with potential new clients.

  • Bachelor's degree in Forestry or similar from an SAF accredited program, Associates degree with additional experience will be considered
  • Minimum of three years of work experience with similar duties
  • Passion for the forestry profession
  • Strong work ethic and dedication
  • Open mind and readiness to learn from experienced foresters
  • Willingness to travel occasionally throughout Maine and across the northeast region
  • Reliable 4WD, off-road capable vehicle

LandVest will provide:

  • A stable organization celebrating over 50 years in business
  • A positive work environment
  • Training, the opportunity to build upon your education, and hone your forestry skills
  • Competitive salary, paid time off, benefits & incentives
  • Expense & mileage reimbursement
  • Advancement opportunities

Application Procedure: Please upload your resume and cover letter.

For information on LandVest, Inc., please visit our website at www.landvest.com

LandVest, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posted: 2021-02-18 Expires: 2021-03-22

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