Forest Silviculturalist

Employer: 
US Forest Service
Job Field: 
Forestry
Job Type: 
Full Time
Location: 
Oregon
Location Detail: 
Lakeview, OR
Job Description: 
This position is the Forest Silviculturist managing the silviculture program for the Fremont-Winema National Forest. The position is also active in budget formulation and execution. Participation in the Regional silviculture program is expected, providing the forest perspective, assisting with regional issues. Provides professional ecological guidance and assistance for development and/or review of silviculture guides and programs including Silviculturist certification, stand prescription, reforestation, timber stand improvement, tree improvement, and forest health programs that optimize the long-term productivity and health of forest lands, consistent with Forest Plan objectives. Incumbent must be certified as a Silviculturist or be able to obtain certification at the earliest opportunity. Duty Station: Lakeview, OR with some opportunity for virtual office or telework.
How to Apply: 
The purpose of this outreach notice is to inform prospective applicants of this upcoming opportunity and to determine interest in the position. For more information or technical questions about the position contact: (Lee G. Bowers, Acting Natural Resources Staff Officer at (541) 947-6203 or 541-219-0309, or Amy Krommes at 541-947-6215 Please contact to receive an outreach response form. Forms should be returned no later than March 27, 2013.
Deadline: 
03/27/2013 (All day)
Last updated March 20, 2013