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Operations Forester

Seven Islands Land Co.
Job Field:
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
Ashland, ME
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions and Competencies

  • Planning and preparation for harvest operations including harvest area reconnaissance and layout of sensitive areas, riparian areas, regulatory, wildlife, and social features.
  • Forest road planning, layout, and monitoring road construction and road maintenance activities.
  • Timber merchandizing, utilization, and quality control, including completion of service contractor performance inspections.
  • Planning, monitoring, and administration of timber stand improvement (TSI) activities such as precommercial thinning, planting, site preparation, and competition control. 
  • Forest protection activities such as installation, monitoring, and collection of spruce budworm traps and branch samples. 
  • Preparation and filing of appropriate permits, notifications, and other documentation
  • Implement silvicultural prescriptions in alignment with our mission and vision, our landowner objectives, and that maximize the future value of the forest.
  • Ensure compliance with internal riparian and forest operations policies, state and federal forestry and land use regulations, conservation easements, BMPs, and SFI and FSC principles.
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