Forester (Forester)

Full Time

  F&W Forestry

  Gainesville, Florida, United States

Job Description:

Primary responsibilities will be field work consisting of forest inventories, timber and boundary marking; collecting GPS field data, in addition to other detailed organizational skills with files and paper work. The field time work may consist of up to 50% out of town work monthly.


We are seeking a highly motivated individual with the ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment. A minimum two year forestry degree is required. An additional 2 to 3 years’ experience in a similar forestry field is preferred. Computer skills and other digital skills will be necessary. Good written and verbal communication skills are required.

Includes the ability to traverse distances over one mile on uneven terrain; work in outdoor forested areas for extended periods in a variety of environmental conditions; occasionally carry 5 to 10 pounds of equipment over longer distances for extended periods of time. Must be able to work independently during a work week and complete tasks in a timely manner. Must have an insurable driving record.

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