Forestry Technician

SILVICULTURE AND FOREST HEALTH
Date Posted : February 19, 2019
Job Location : Owen Sound
Job Number : 80572
Job Type : Full-time
Start : May 13, 2019
Company : Grey Sauble Conservation
Address : Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada N4K 5N6

Job Description

The Forestry Technician will apply their forest management knowledge and skills to help to sustainably manage over 9,300 ha (23,000 ac) of forests owned by Grey Sauble Conservation Authority. The successful candidate will work with private landowners to help them to better understand their properties and strategies they can use to meet their objectives. The successful candidate will also help to educate the public about sustainable forest management and environmental issues?

This job works primarily outdoors in all weather conditions.

Projects may include:
- tree planting;
- tree marking;
- forest inventories;
- measurement of growth and yield plots; and
- tree survival assessments

Job Conditions

  • Work on weekends may be required.
  • Working in outdoors in various weather conditions may be required.

Qualifications

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