Ministry of Forests
Published
June 21, 2024
Location
TBC, Campbell River
Category
Job Type
Application Deadline
July 12th 2024
Province/territory
British Columbia
Country
Canada

Description

Ministry of Forests
Campbell River, BC (Hybrid)

Flexible work options are available; this position may be able to work up to two (2) days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement. 

Stewardship Forester

$69,969.42 - $89,774.32 annually

The Ministry of Forests is responsible for supporting a sustainable and competitive future for BC’s Forest sector while taking action to keep forests healthy and protect communities in the face of climate change and extreme weather events.

The Stewardship Forester provides professional services including Resource Monitoring, Silviculture, Strategic Operational Planning, Timber Supply Reviews, Land Based Investment Delivery and Forest Health. The Stewardship Team in Campbell River administers forest stewardship plans and the woodlot program, leads the local Forest and Range Evaluation Program and provides input to the Ministry’s timber supply review process and other landscape level processes.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, as a Registered Professional Forester with Forest Professionals BC (FPBC).
  • Degree in the natural resource field or equivalent as recognized by Forest Professionals BC and at least one (1) year of directly related experience working in forest resource management such as forest tenures, silviculture, harvesting, stewardship or planning.
  • Experience in consulting with partners and stakeholders in natural resource management.
  • Valid BC Class 5 Driver’s Licence or equivalent.

Preference may be given to those with one (1) or both of the following:

  • Experience engaging and/or consulting with First Nations.
  • At least three (3) years’ directly related experience working in forest resource management such as forest tenures, silviculture, harvesting, stewardship or planning.

For more information and to apply online by July 12th, 2024, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/114161

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