Forester (Forester)

Part Time

  Tennessee Forestry Association

  Tennessee, Tennessee, United States

Job Description:

   Independent Contract position with the Tennessee Forestry Association (TFA). The forester would work closely with the Riparian Buffer Zone Projects in the Elk & Duck River Watershed Counties in Southern Middle Tennessee. Goals to recruit and retain Tree Farms in Tennessee with a focus on Elk/Duck Watershed Counties. (Maury, Marshall, Bedford, Coffee, Giles, Lincoln, Moore and Franklin). Responsibilities include working with Federal & State Agencies, NGO Representatives, others on the Elk/Duck River Watershed Steering Committee to promote forest management in the Elk/Duck Counties. Grow the TN Tree Farm Program, inspect/re-inspect Tree Farms, database organization, support the TN Tree Farm Program. Must be willing to participate in meetings statewide and comfortable with public speaking. 


   Must have 5+ years of forestry experience, and specifically should have on the ground experience. Also, should have a knowledge of federal and state landowner assistance programs and the American Forest Foundation Tree Farm program. 


  This will be a contractural position with the TN Forestry Association. Please contact TFA for more details. 

Dependent on experience

How To Apply

Please contact Candace Dinwiddie with the TN Forestry Association at 615 883-3832 for more information. Resumes may be sent to Candace by 11/30/18

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