Timber Buyer / Procurement Forester (Forester)

Full Time

  St. Croix Forestry LLC

  Sparta & Hudson, Wisconsin, United States

Timber Buyer / Procurement Forester
(Entry Level) - Sparta & Hudson, WI

St. Croix Forestry is hiring multiple full-time entry-level timber buyers/ procurement foresters to work out of our Hudson and Sparta, WI locations.

To start, the position will assist the procurement staff with day to day operations and generating new client leads. As experience is gained more responsibilities will be added including timber marking, marketing of wood products, supervision of harvesting crews, and timber sale setup and administration.

Responsibilities Include:

● Project maintenance and office support.
● Sales lead generation and prospecting.
● Contacting potential clients through phone calls, emails, letters, and other media.
● Provide assistance with timber sale related projects. (timber marking, sale boundaries, road layout, log scaling
etc.)

Qualifications:

● Sales experience is a plus.
● Interest in the outdoors.
● Strong communication skills both written & verbal.
● The ability to make independent decisions through problem solving and reasoning.
● Working knowledge of timber harvesting and management systems is a plus.
● Self-starter, detail oriented and results driven.
● Be a team player.
● Physically fit for work in the field.
● Strong computer and technical skills, experience working with spreadsheets, basic GIS, and GPS.
● Have a reliable means of transportation to and from work.

Benefits:

● Competitive Salary. Compensation will be based on experience.
● 401K Retirement Program
● Health Insurance
● Sick and personal leave time, vacation time earned with time on the job.
● Profit Sharing
● Opportunity for a company vehicle as experience is gained.

In your cover letter give a brief explanation (less than 200 words) of why you are interested in this position and describe what skills/experience you possess that you believe qualifies you to succeed in this role?

How To Apply

E-mail your cover letter and resume to: Eric Olson
Procurement Forester
St. Croix Forestry- Sparta, WI

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