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Forestry Technician

Company: Job Impulse
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

ABOUT US

Job Impulse, Inc. is an international recruitment company that focuses on upgrading the career opportunities of our candidates. We strive to create a professional partnership between our clients and contractors looking for their next career move. We have over 9,000 employees working in locations across twelve countries in fields ranging from industrial to office, marketing to engineering, technology, aerospace, medical, and more.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Impulse, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Forestry Technician in Spartanburg SC . Our client is a Local Forestry Company . The Forest Worker is responsible for POSITION OVERVIEW.


Responsibilities of a Forestry Technician include :

    • 1) Performs a variety of tasks to reforest and protect timber tracts and maintain forest facilities, such as roads and campsites: Plants tree seedlings in a specified pattern, using a mattock, Mulching machine, planting hoe, or dibble.

    • 2) Cuts out diseased, weak, or undesirable trees, and prunes limbs of young trees to deter knot growth, using handsaw, power saw, and pruning tools.

    • 3) Fells trees, clears brush from fire breaks, and extinguishes flames and embers to suppress forest fires, using chain saw, shovel, and engine-driven or hand pumps.
    • 4) Clears and piles brush, limbs, and other debris from roadsides, fire trails, and camping areas, using ax, mattock, or brush hook.

    • 5) Sprays or injects trees, brush, and weeds with herbicides, using hand or powered sprayers or tree injector tools.

    • 6) Erects signs and fences, using posthole digger, shovel, tamper, or other handtools.

    • 7) Replenishes firewood and other supplies, and cleans kitchens, restrooms, and campsites or recreational facilities.

  • 8) Holds measuring tape or survey rod, carries and sets stakes, clears brush from sighting line, and performs related tasks to assist forest survey crew.

will reach out to you directly if your experience is determined match to the desired requirements. Thank you





Job Requirements:
  • Assist with timber sale preparation and timber stand management and improvement
  • Conduct forest inventory, prepare silvicultural plans, mark and tally timber and firewood sales, summarize marked timber for sale documents, monitor timber and firewood sales
  • Estimate timber volume, value and condition
  • Perform forest road and firebreak maintenance work with assigned heavy equipment
  • Maintain forest fire plan, and schedule maintenance of fire equipment
  • Assist the Chief Forester in marketing timber resources
  • Conducting forest inventories (fixed area plot, strip, or prism)
  • Discuss and formulate work products, such as timber appraisals
  • Perform onsite inspection and oversight of timber and brush removal activity
  • Assist in preparation of proposals and specifications for timber sales and contract awards
  • Develop the work products, such as a timber appraisals, that are reflective of the project scope
  • Perform preventative maintenance and small repairs on all forestry equipment (including transport truck and bulldozer)
  • Performing preventative maintenance and small repairs on all forestry equipment (including transport truck and bulldozer)
  • Located in Portland, OR
  • Perform collection of forestry related data, such as diameter, height, volume, percent defect, form factor, disease, root rot
  • Perform forestry-related tasks as assigned by the Chief Forester
  • Develop the work products, such as a timber appraisals, that are reflective of the project scope
  • Identify timber for sale by selecting and marking trees to be cut and marking cutting unit boundaries
  • Discuss and formulate work products, such as timber appraisals
  • Assist with resolution of any issues

Keywords: Job Impulse, Spartanburg , Forestry Technician, Other , Spartanburg, South Carolina

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