Forest Technician (Technologists & Technicians)

Full Time

  Forsite Consultants Ltd

  Fort Saint James, British Columbia, Canada

Forsite, an innovative forest management company with 11 locations throughout Western Canada, is looking for candidates interested in the challenging position(s) of Forest Technician in the area of multiphase timber development.  We have positions that are based out of our  Fort St. James operations.

At Forsite we excel by being a flexible, adaptable, people-oriented business. We are successful through creating value for our customers and opportunities for our employees. Through our commitment to forest land management we create an environment that challenges our staff and provides opportunity for personal and professional growth.  

Forest Technician(s)

As a Forest Technician you will be responsible for providing technical expertise and support to project teams in all aspects of multiphase timber development including timber reconnaissance, field engineering, riparian and ecological assessments, and GPS traversing.  Experience in timber cruising is a strong asset.  


  • Post-secondary education with a diploma or degree in a relevant discipline or > 3 years related field experience. 
  • Broad understanding and implementation of general forestry practices. 
  • Solid understanding of and experience in, operational forest planning.
  • Valid driver’s license. 

In addition, all candidates should demonstrate the following:

  • Enthusiasm and a passion for forestry and for working outdoors.
  • A professional, friendly and courteous manner, service & team oriented. 
  • Initiative and perseverance.
  • Experience working outdoors in all weather conditions. 

Forsite offers industry leading compensation and benefit packages. 

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.