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Forest Manager

Larson & McGowin, LLC
Job Field:
Job Type:
Full Time


Location Detail:
Job Description:

Larson & McGowin, LLC (L&M) is seeking a Forest Manager to oversee the management of client properties located in south Alabama. Responsibilities will include client and vendor communication, budgeting, reporting, timber sale negotiation and administration, development of stand-level silvicultural prescriptions, financial analysis, and contracting of forestry-related services.


Candidate will occasionally participate in consulting projects outside of the local area. Overnight travel will be required approximately 10% of the time. All necessary travel costs will be reimbursed.




Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry


Must be a Registered Forester in Alabama or meet the necessary requirements to obtain this designation within 6 months of date of hire


5+ years working forestry experience


Knowledge and experience with both pine and hardwood silviculture


Knowledge and experience with the sale of timber


Field proficiency with various forest inventory/mensuration techniques and methodologies


Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office suite


Strong written and verbal communication skills


Time management skills – coordination of multiple concurrent projects


Ability to work in remote outdoor locations in various weather and forest conditions


Knowledge and experience with GIS software


In business over 65 years, Larson & McGowin, LLC provides a full range of land management and on-demand decision support and consulting services. L&M currently manages approximately 900,000 acres of timberland across the U.S. Southeast.


Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Fixed and Variable Vehicle Compensation Plan, Paid Vacation and Holidays, Health Insurance, 401(k) Retirement Plan, Profit Sharing Plan, Cafeteria Plan for Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance Coverages

How to Apply:

Please send cover letter (referencing Position title), resume, and three references via email to:


Crystal Beck

Human Resources

Larson & McGowin, LLC

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