Job Status: Filled

Forest Technician / Timber Cruiser / Field Assistant (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Nortech Forestry Ltd

  Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada

Nortech Forestry Ltd. is a well established and stable company which has been operating continuously in Quesnel, BC since 1988. 

We currently have immediate openings for full-time positions in the Quesnel area. Work will consist of carrying out or assisting with reconnaissance work, block, road and riparian layout and assessment, GPS traversing, timber evaluation/cruising, SP data collection as well as other related tasks and associated mapping and office work.

Qualifications / Assets:

• Experience in related or similar work, several field seasons would be an asset 

• Be a safety-oriented team player with strong organizational, communication, supervisory and computer skills

• Excellent field skills, experience working in remote access situations, willingness to travel if required, willingness to learn new skills

• Must possess a valid class 5 BCDL with a clean abstract

• Must be physically fit and able to fully perform duties in a variety of weather and terrain conditions

• Possess good problem solving skills, have an ability to change and adapt work plans

• Good verbal and written communication skills

• Excellent map reading skills and ability to accurately map out features in the field

• Experience with pertinent field/office equipment and related software