Area Production Forester
Job Type:Full Time
At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren't just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees are the real reason we've been in business for over 100 years. Their skills and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world. Discover your career path at Weyerhaeuser. Principal Job Responsibilities/Duties Safety •General safety awareness and intervention •Understands safety procedures and policies •Role Model People • Teaming • Issue management Business •Fundamental skills •General company knowledge Core Skills - May be required to know or learn: •Map reading •Legal descriptions •Best Management Practices •Fire suppression •Surveying •Basic cruising •Pest management •Photo interpretation •Public relations •Knowledge of Weyerhaeuser forestry: Inventory systems, prescriptions, contract administration, SFI, negotiation, knowledge of equipment capabilities, knowledge of soil characteristics, knowledge of tree physiology.
Requirements: •BS degree in Forestry/Forest Management or associated discipline •Hands-on field experience in field forestry activities and at least two years of field experience •Knowledge of state, federal, safety, wildlife, water and forest practice rules/statues • Strong computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint and use of hand-held recorders •Strong teaming, interpersonal, communication, presentation and problem solving skills •Experience in project management and contract administration
How to Apply:
See https://weyerhaeuser.taleo.net/careersection/10000/jobdetail.ftl and search using the keyword "forestry"
07/27/2012 (All day)
Last updated June 29, 2012