Michigan-California Timber Company (an affiliate of Timber Products Company) is recruiting a Forester to help manage 115,000 acres of Company owned timberland in Siskiyou & Trinity Counties in California. This position, located in Yreka, CA, is primarily responsible for preparing and securing regulatory approval for Timber Harvest Plans; and managing construction and maintenance of the timberland road network. Road management shall include both company owned and USFS Co-Op roads. The position will also be responsible for administration of logging & road construction operations as well as providing general forest management advice & assistance. The candidate must be able to work efficiently with a cohesive forest management team to responsibly manage Company timberlands and wildlife resources while meeting production and profitability targets.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of forest management experience, preferably in California; and a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry, Forest Engineering or closely related discipline. California Registered Professional Forester is strongly preferred but not required, however candidate must have THP preparation experience and extensive knowledge of the California Forest Practice Rules. Must have strong quantitative and communication skills, and must be able to independently represent the Company’s interest when negotiating with regulatory agencies. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and ESRI ArcView software is essential. Must be able to work safely in rough, steep terrain during poor weather conditions and have experience with forestry equipment including GPS, chainsaws & ATV’s. Valid driver’s license is required.
Timber Products Company is a leader in diversified wood product sales, manufacturing and transportation. We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package. If you are looking for a great opportunity and a chance to work with a talented and experienced staff, please send your resume and cover letter to:
Timber Products Company
PO Box 1669
Medford, OR 97501
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please reference Forester II in subject line)
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