Forestry Technicians

Employer: 
U.S. Forest Service
Job Field: 
Forestry
Job Type: 
Full Time
Location: 
Arizona
Location Detail: 
Flagstaff
Job Description: 
The Coconino National Forest, Flagstaff Ranger District will soon be filling the following positions: 2 Forestry Technician GS-0462-05 (Timber), 1 Lead Forestry Technician GS-0462-06 (Timber), 1Forestry Technician GS-0462-07 (Timber), 1 Forestry Technician GS-0462-07 (Silviculture), 1 Forester GS-0460-09 (Silviculture). These positions will be located in Flagstaff, AZ. The Flagstaff Ranger District is comprised of two offices, Peaks (Formerly Peaks Ranger District) and Mormon Lake Work Station (Formerly Mormon Lake Ranger District). Both offices are located in Flagstaff. Timber position duties will include independently applying silvicultural prescriptions to designate and mark harvest timber. Prepares, collects tree measurements and computer processes cruise data and traverses harvest unit boundaries to determine acreage for future timber sales. Serves as a qualified timber cruiser. Silviculture technician position duties will include: timber stand improvement survey. Recommends TSI treatments. Traverses project areas, determines acreage, and drafts maps of those areas. Enter activity accomplishments in databases. Prepares and administers contracts for TSI projects. Assists the District Silviculture program with project needs. Silviculture Forester position duties include performing stand diagnoses, prescription writing, coordinating with timber crews and contractors to implement a variety of treatments. Assists the District Silviculturist.
How to Apply: 
CONTACTS: Please indicate your interest in this position by sending the needed information via Email, Fax, or U.S. Postal Mail. For additional information regarding Timber positions Amber Dorsch, at 928-214-2455. For Silviculture positions contact Andrew Stevenson 928-527-8239. Please respond no later than October 19, 2012. For Timber positions contact: Amber Dorsch, Mormon Lake Work Station, 4373 S Lake Mary Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001. Email: adorsch@fs.fed.us. Phone: (928) 214-2455. Fax: (928) 214-2460. Andy Stevenson, Flagstaff Ranger District, 5075 N. Highway 89, Flagstaff, AZ 86004. Email: astevenson@fs.fed.us. Phone: (928) 527-8239. Get Outreach form from Dr. Bettinger. CONTACTS FOR MORE INFORMATION: Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce Website (www.flagstaff.az.us) or email (chamber@flagstaff.az.us). Coconino National Forest Website (www.fs.fed.us/r3/coconino) or call us at (928) 527-3600.
Deadline: 
10/19/2012 (All day)
Last updated October 01, 2012