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MANAGEMENT FORESTER

Woodlands

Date Posted: June 17, 2021

Job Location: Nairn Centre

Job Number: REF242C

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: EACOM TIMBER CORPORATION

Website: www.eacom.ca

Address: 100 Route Old Nairn, Nairn Centre, Ontario, Canada P0M 2L0

Job Description

EACOM Timber is seeking a Management Forester and the location may be based out of our office at Timmins or Nairn Centre.

The incumbent will report to the Chief Forester for Ontario and will assist in the delivery of the forest management program for the Pineland and Spanish Sustainable Forest Licenses.

You will be part of a team accountable for development of Forest Management Plan, Annual Work Schedules, and Annual Reports consistent with Ontario’s Forest Management Planning Manual and requirements.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Facilitate and develop the Forest Management Plans, Annual Work Schedules, and Annual Reports for the Sustainable Forest Licences.
Prepare and apply for Forest Management Plan Amendments, Annual Work Schedule Revisions and Overlapping Forest Resource Licenses.
Coordinate and prepare Company records and documents for internal and independent audit purposes.
Act as a liaison person with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry District counterparts, Indigenous communities, tourist operators and other stakeholders in the development and maintenance of forest management plans.
Work closely with the Northeastern Ontario operations teams to ensure that forest management plans meet corporate and operational needs.
Administer the provincial road funding program for the Sustainable Forest Licenses.

SKILLS PROFILE

Have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and in a team environment.
Possess excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
Must be result driven and have the ability to bring forward solutions to overcome challenges.
Demonstrate a willingness to learn, a positive attitude and able to produce positive results with clients, contractors and government authorities.
Have leadership skills and be motivated to produce high-quality deliverable products.
Be flexible and adaptable to a variety of work environments and schedules.

Qualifications

Have a recognized University Degree in Forestry, environmental management, or other equivalent areas of study.
Hold a Registered Professional Forester designation, or be eligible to apply for RPF status within one year).
Have a minimum of 3 years experience in forest management planning.
Possess excellent spoken & written English skills, functional French would be an asset.
Have solid functional skills with GIS and be experienced in the use of Microsoft Office, ArcMap (or equivalent) and Forest Management Modelling Tools (SFMM, MIST).
Have valid drivers license and willingness to travel regularly.

Job Conditions

  • Minimum experience: 2 to 5 years
  • Minimum educational level: Bachelor Degree
  • Language: English

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