Forester (Forester)

Full Time

  BuyAndSellTimber.com

  Warrenton, Virginia, United States

Job Description:

Established Virginia Timber Brokerage company requires an additional Forester for the purpose of expanding the present operation and ensuring a dependable supply of lots and stumpage for our timber buyers. Individuals selected will be expected to perform the following: 

  • Assist in the purchase or brokering of timber with our Principal Broker or with other Timber buyers, at competitive prices in VA and WV. 
  • Assist in preparing cutting plans and to cruise and mark woodlots to prepare for bids to be presented by timber buyers to our brokerage for our woodlot owner clients.
  • Coordinate logging operations with landowners, logging crews, and DCR foresters.
  • Establish correct boundaries.
  • Write acceptable forest harvesting plans when needed. 

This is not a 9 AM to 5 PM job - flexibility in scheduling desired to accommodate a variable schedule. Must like outdoor work. Meeting with landowners and telephone calls with State foresters and logging crews may necessitate some evening work. Great job for the right individual with a satisfactory academic background, pleasant disposition, and a willingness to perform with our small team. 

Required Experience:

  • Some type of forestry, log buying or logging background necessary for the job.
  • Forestry License or willingness to sit for Virginia and West Virginia Forestry exams. 

Job Type: Full-time 

Experience: 

Forestry/Cruising: 2 years: for those with lesser experience this position offers mentoring to allow for your professional development.


Compensation

Salary and benefits is commensurate with level of experience.

How To Apply

Position is available immediately and interviews will be scheduled following a review of applicant's resume and letter of interest.

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