Junior Forestry Technician (Technologists & Technicians)

Full Time

  Highmark Environmental Services

  Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada

Highmark Environmental Services Ltd. (HESL) provides environmental consulting services in the upstream oil and gas sector in northeast BC (NEBC). In early 2018, HESL expanded its services and has successfully obtained contracts in the forestry sector. The area of work is in NEBC and the position is for an entry to mid-level Junior Forestry Technician.
This position is also open to entry level candidates that would be interested working in the environmental field supplying services to the upstream oil and gas sector.
Training will be provided for the right applicant.
Position Overview:
HESL is looking for a Junior Forestry Technician that will work under the direction of a Senior Forestry Technician. The Junior Forestry Technician will be required to perform:
  • Eco Assessments
  • GPS Traversing
  • Road/Cutblock Layout,
  • Timber Cruising,
  • Field Data Collection. 
Qualifications:
Must be a physically fit individual with a minimum of 1 to 2 years previous work experience. Should be working towards, or have, a post-secondary education with a diploma or degree in forestry. Must be a hard worker with a strong desire to learn. General understanding of forestry practices. Valid driver’s license with a clean abstract.
Enthusiasm and a passion for both forestry and working outdoors. A professional, friendly and courteous manner, being service & team oriented. Ability to work independently under limited direct supervision. Experience working outdoors in all weather conditions.

Highlights:
  • Full-time permanent and position.
  • Competitive remuneration package.
  • Dynamic, positive, team-orientated work environment.
  • Excellent career growth opportunities.

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