Overview

Title: Summer Student

Department: Líl’wat Forestry

Status: Seasonal – Full Time Starting April/May 2024

Pay Grid: $22.00 to $25.00 per hour

Reporting to: Forestry Crew Lead


Summary of Duties:

The Summer Students will work alongside our forestry crews in various positions, gaining experience in forestry practices such as tree planting, chainsaw & brush saw operating, fuel management, and firefighting.

Key Deliverables and Expectations:

  • Perform daily forestry tasks like tree planting, brush sawing, managing fuel, and supporting firefighting efforts.
  • Follow the instruction and safe work procedures.
  • Be accountable and flexible.
  • Remain respectful and safe.
  • Perform other related duties as requested.


Experience and Attributes:

  • Physically fit.
  • Driver’s License is an asset but not required.
  • First Aid Level 1 is an asset but not required.
  • Hardworking, positive attitude, willing to take initiative.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to travel as required for the position.
  • Motivated self-starter with strong interpersonal skills.