Overview

DWB is hiring! We are currently seeking applications for an intermediate Forest Technician or Junior Forester based out of our Prince George office. This position is available for immediate start. The pay range for this position is $24-$29 per hour.

DWB can offer you a solid foundation grow your forestry career. This position is field based, with a minor office component. You will be working long hours in remote locations, in all weather conditions. The work is physically and mentally demanding, but you will learn a lot about yourself and how to work in a team environment. We promise, working in the field will provide you with stories to share around many campfires!

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in forestry (experience can include layout, timber cruising, riparian, ecology or silviculture)
  • Experience supervising crews and mentoring junior field staff
  • Willing to work primarily in the field, in camp settings
  • Work well on a team
  • Safe working mindset
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license

YOUR ROLE:

Supervising field work completed by 2-4 junior technicians and summer students

Ensuring data collection and development is completed to client specific standards and company protocol including:

  • Block boundary and road layout
  • Timber cruising
  • Riparian assessments and ecological data collection
  • Safety

Preparation of block reports, and assistance with site plans and appraisal data submissions under the supervision of a senior forester

DWB offers a competitive salary, travel allowance and year end bonus. For full time, eligible employees, we also offer a health benefits package, moving allowance, professional association fee compensation and continuing education opportunities. DWB sponsors annual company trips for their full time employees including ocean fishing charters, Okanagan wine tasting tours, fly-in remote hunting trips, and more!

Please email a resume (with references) and cover letter to the below email with “Intermediate Forestry Technician” in the subject line.

Laura Kozak, RPF, RPBio

lkozak@dwbconsulting.ca

DWB would like to thank all those that apply but will only be contacting those candidates who are short-listed for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $24.00-$29.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Overtime pay

Work Location: In person