Planning Forester, R.P.F. ID: 57902

Deadline Date: 2019/01/31

Location: Marathon

Nawiinginokiima Forest Management Corporation If you are a Registered Professional Forester with the Ontario Professional Foresters Association or have ability to become one and have experience with the planning and delivery of Forest Management Plans and all associated activities, then you may be interested in this exciting permanent position.

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 Natural Resources, Agriculture
As the NFMCs Planning Forester, you will be responsible for the development, planning and implementation of Forest Management Plans and associated annual programs. You will also be required to provide a support role in the planning and implementation of the NFMCs silviculture, certification, or other management programs. The NFMC is looking for a dynamic, career-minded team player who is prepared to be challenged by developing forest management plans, annual work schedules, annual reports, and other annual products and is interested in being part of an exciting new chapter in forestry in Ontario.
-Bachelor of Science in Forestry Degree from an accredited Canadian university;
-Strong analytical and problem solving skills to evaluate and synthesize a broad range of issues;
-Working knowledge of all provincial acts, legislation, regulated manuals and guides that apply to all forest management activities;
-Familiarity with GIS, spatial modeling software; MNRF Forest Information portal, ITREES and FOIP systems;
-Working knowledge of GIS, spatial modeling;
-Strong organizational skills;
-Ability to write technical reports;
-Ability to work under pressure and within deadlines;
-Valid drivers license with a clean record.
-Registered Professional Forester in good standing with the Ontario Professional Foresters Association or ability to become registered;
-Ability to work long hours, and be outdoors for extended periods;
-Enthusiasm and a passion for forestry;
-Ability to work independently with limited supervision;
-Ability to live and work in remote location.
As a Crown Corporation, the NFMC is able to offer strong benefits with competitive compensation. At the NFMC our structure and culture provide opportunities for growth, innovative thinking and problem solving, challenges and change in a team environment. The NFMC is committed to developing a company, through our employees, with a reputation for cost effectiveness, and professionalism. Salary and benefits will be commensurate based on experience and education
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Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Neil McDonald
Position Title:
 Operations Manager
Company Name:
 PO BOX 1479
Postal Code:
 P0T 2E0
Web Address:

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