Forester in Training

Date Posted: June 22, 2022
Job Number: 1208556
Employer: Mosaic Forest Management Corporation
Job Location: Nanoose Bay, Nanoose Bay, British Columbia
Job Start Date: May 09, 2022
Job End Date: March 31, 2023
Job Type: Full-time
Application deadline: March 31, 2023

Job Description

The Forester in Training will support the planning and delivery of silvicultural programs, likely gaining experience working on both public and private lands. The position includes a combination of field and office duties and both hands-on delivery and contractor support. The field work duties may include overnight camp stays, boat and aircraft travel and a physical demanding work environment.
The position requires commitment to our safety and environmental management systems. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
 Support post-harvest activities, such as reforestation, fertilization, vegetation management (manual and chemical applications) , prescribed burning and fire protection
 Track and Report on silvicultural activities
 Participate in the maintenance of Mosaic Forest Management environmental certification programs
 Participate in operational research trials
 Potential to job shadow with experienced consultants in the field through each silvicultural phase

Job Conditions

  • Travelling may be required.
  • Working in outdoors in various weather conditions may be required.
  • Willing to work in remote locations.


  • Minimum experience : 0-1 years
  • Minimum educational level : Certificate/Diploma from a College or CEGEP
  • Certifications:
    • Valid Driver’s License
  • Language : English