Senior Field Staff (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Industrial Forestry Service Ltd

  Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Industrial Forestry Service’s Ltd’s history is firmly rooted in the BC forest industry. After over 60 years, our track record of consulting and executing projects throughout Western Canada has made us the longest running forest consulting firm operating in Western Canada. Many of our senior consultants have been with us for more than 20 years, and our staff are experienced in all types of forest development projects across most silviculture and harvesting systems. We have a solid background in legislative and regulatory requirements for all forest tenures in BC.

Our Prince George location is currently looking to secure employees for work starting in May 2019. We will have permanent full time positions available.

Senior Field Staff are responsible for all phases of a project including shift planning, crew supervising, timber reconnaissance, block and road layout, GPS traversing, painting boundaries, SP field collection, cruising and compassing.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • A Post-secondary degree or diploma in forestry or other natural resource related fields is not mandatory but is considered an asset.
  • Must have the ability and ambition to work outdoors in all types of terrain and weather conditions.
  • Must be willing and able to work in remote camp locations.
  • Must be physically fit, well organized, and have the ability to work comfortably in a crew environment.
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Good communication skills and supervisory experience an asset
  • A valid driver’s license

IFS is a SAFE Certified Company that takes the welfare of its employees very seriously.

Job Type: Full-time