Prentiss & Carlisle (P&C) is currently accepting applications for a Forest Technician position based out of our Bangor, Maine office.P&C is a 4th generation forest management company established in 1924. As a trusted forest management firm, P&C provides timberland management and consulting services for clients throughout the United States and eastern Canada. We serve a wide range of forest ownership types including family timberlands, conservation group lands, investment organization properties, and municipal forestlands. Most managed properties are enrolled in third party group certification programs.


Ø Participation in completing internal and external timber cruising and inventory projects.

Ø Layout of timber harvest boundaries and forest roads including delineation of riparian zones (streams, brooks, lakes, bogs, etc.), biodiversity features, and property lines.

Ø On an as needed basis, completion of harvest and road operations inspections to ensure compliance with the planned objectives, proper utilization of timber products, environmental regulations, and proper Chain of Custody procedures.

Ø Completing renewal of property boundary lines.

Ø General timber reconnaissance and on the ground monitoring of timberland tracts

Ø When called upon, assist with special company projects within or outside the company including land use studies, due diligence, etc.

Ø The ideal candidate will be able to transition from this Forest Technician position into a future operational position within the company in 2-5 years.


Ø This position requires a BS degree in forestry or related degree.

Ø Possession of a current Maine Forester’s License or ability to obtain a Maine Forester’s License.

Ø Strong safety values especially applicable to the forest products industry.

Ø Proficiency in relevant silvicultural, harvest operation, and mensuration skills.

Ø Ability to work independently outside in all weather conditions and remote locations.

Ø Experience with Microsoft Office and ArcInfo/ArcMap GIS.

Ø Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $45,000.00 – $60,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

People with a criminal record are encouraged to apply


  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • Forester’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: On the road