SILVICULTURALIST ID: 59122

Deadline Date: 2019/06/16

Location: Marathon

The Nawiinginokiima Forest Management Corporation (NFMC) is a Crown Corporation established in 2012 by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry under the Tenure Modernization Act, 2011.

If you are a Forest Technician or Forester with silviculture experience, then you may be interested in this exciting permanent position.

The NFMC is looking for a dynamic, hardworking team player who has the attitude and experience to administer the NFMCs silvicultural renewal program, enforce health and safety and environmental management systems. The NFMC is able to offer a strong benefits package with competitive compensation. At the NFMC, our structure and culture provide opportunities for growth and innovative thinking. The successful applicant will work in a team environment, supporting initiatives to solve operational silviculture challenges.

As the Silviculturalist you will be responsible for the implementation of the silviculture program on the Pic Forest. You will help plan and implement all silvicultural programs and monitoring. You will also be required to provide a support role in the development and completion of silvicultural budgets, forest management plans, reports, and GIS data management.

Posting Date:
2019/05/22
City:
 Marathon
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 
Occupation:
 
Duties:
 
Qualifications:
Requirements:
- Post-secondary education with a degree/diploma in forestry and demonstrated experience in silviculture;
-General awareness of Ontario government forestry legislation, policies, guidelines and regulations;
-Broad understanding of operational forestry practices and forest management planning; -Supervising summer staff;
- Proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel;
-Good working knowledge of GIS technology;
- Strong organizational skills;
-Ability to work under pressure and within deadlines;
-Valid drivers license with a clean record.
Assets:
-Eligibility for registration with the Ontario Professional Foresters Association (foresters/forest technician);
-Enthusiasm and a passion for forestry;
-Ability to work independently with limited supervision;
-Ability to work alone or in a team environment;
-Ability to live and work in remote location;
-Bear awareness training, first aid training, forest operations health and safety training an asset but not a requirement.
Misc.:
 Salary and benefits will be commensurate based on experience and education
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2019/06/16
How To Apply:
  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to: Neil McDonald Operations Manager Nawiinginokiima Forest Management Corporation P.O. Box 1479, Marathon, ON P0T 2E0 neil.mcdonald@nfmcforestry.ca Applications will be accepted until June 16th, 2019. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. If requested, accommodation(s) will be made for those with disabilities.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Neil McDonald
Position Title:
 Operations Manager
Company Name:
 NFMC
Address:
 Box 1479
City:
 Marathon
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 P0T 2E0
Phone:
 
E-mail:
 neil.mcdonald@nfmcforestry.ca
Web Address:
 None
 

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