Strategic is one of British Columbia’s largest natural resource consultants. We are a First Nations majority owned company through the Ehattesaht Chinehkint Nation, whose stewardship of the land leads us forward. Strategic offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health & dental, mentorship & professional development, paid professional dues, and RSP matching. What started as a small team of Timber Development Engineers, has grown over the last 20 years into an industry renowned west coast consultancy employing 130+ people in multiple communities. Our mission is to deliver technical expertise to our valued clients, to provide a safe and positive work environment, and to lead by fostering prosperity in our communities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct timber cruising activities in outdoor and camp-based settings to provide accurate data for project and client deliverables.
  • Collaborate with our resource professionals to ensure the success of Natural Resource Management projects.
  • Mentor / Train new cruisers and compassmen.
  • Uphold effective communication and a strong work ethic, essential to the role’s success.


  • Minimum one year of experience as a BC Timber Cruiser, preference will be given to candidates with an ATC designation.
  • High level of physical fitness and mental tenacity.
  • Sound working knowledge of computers, cruising-related software, such as Compmate, Cruisemate and Cruise Comp, and equipment.
  • Proficient navigation and map-reading skills.
  • Flexibility towards camp shifts.
  • Experience working around trucks, helicopters, float planes, and ATVs.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license.


  • Experience completing Waste and residue surveys
  • Possessing a BC Scalers License
  • Registration as an RPF, RFT, FIT, or TFT
  • Experience in Timber Valuation

If you are an enthusiastic, hard-working individual with a passion for the outdoors and a desire to contribute to meaningful projects, we invite you to apply and be part of our dynamic team.

The hourly compensation for this position ranges from $26.00 – $28.30.

Licenses & Certifications


  • Class 5 Driver’s Licence


  • Transport Endorsement
  • OFA 1



  • Digital Device Operation
  • Email
  • Physical Map Comprehension
  • Professional Field Notes
  • Time Keeping
  • Verbal Communication
  • Written Communication