Forester/Forest Technician

at Jones Associates, Inc. in Auburn, Maine, United States

Job Description

Jones Associates, Inc., a well-established forestry, environmental consulting and survey company located in Auburn Maine, is seeking applications for a Forester/Survey Technician position.  Candidates must have a B.S. in forestry or a related field with 1-3 years experience.  

Forester responsibilities will include but are not limited to:  Land owner outreach, preparing forest management plans and tree growth applications, timber cruising, GPS field work, timber marking, overseeing harvesting operations, and working with NRCS funded programs.

Survey technician responsibilities include collecting data using survey instruments, field reconnaissance, marking property boundaries, construction stakeout, deed research, and computer-aided drafting and math computations. The successful candidate should have considerable knowledge of principles and practices of surveying, modern survey equipment, and GPS equipment.  Individuals with experience in CADD and GIS is desirable. The applicant should have experience with Autocad and/or Carlson software.

The successful applicant must have the ability to work unsupervised, understand and follow written and oral instructions; the ability to clearly communicate information both verbally and in writing is essential.

Individuals must have a clean driving record, be willing to work outside in all types of weather and be able to work independently.  

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Job Posting: 662879

Posted On: Jan 03, 2022

Updated On: Feb 03, 2022