Forester (Forester)

Full Time

  Eastern Forest Consultants LLC

  Christiansburg, Virginia, United States

Forester - starting May 2019

Job Description:

This is a labor-intensive field position, and the successful applicant should expect to spend 90% of their time working outdoors. Typical duties include conducting timber inventories, preparing timber sales, planting trees/running planting crews, and applying herbicides. The position may include a heavy amount of out-of-town travel (up to 50%) for which employee will be compensated. 

Job Qualifications:

Applicant should be able to identify eastern tree species and have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Forestry. Previous work experience in the forestry profession (especially in regards to conducting timber inventories) is preferred but not required. The successful applicant must demonstrate an ability to work independently. 


Starting salary is dependent upon education and experience/qualifications but is expected to be $32-$37k per year.


Vacation/Sick leave, paid federal holidays, monthly cell phone reimbursement, performance bonuses, SAF membership dues reimbursement, continuing education opportunities