Employment groups: Indigenous people, Students Youth – This employer has indicated an interest in hiring employees from these groups. If you are a member of these groups, you are encouraged to indicate it in your application.
All interested applicants are encouraged to apply.
Job requirements
Seasonal Part time leading to full time
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year or equivalent experience
2 years to less than 3 years
Specific Skills
Survey and assess designated sites; Perform technical functions in preparation of forest management and harvest plan; Develop and maintain computer databases; Conduct and supervise forest inventory cruises, surveys and field measurement; Assist in planning and supervise construction of access routes and forest roads
Area of Work Experience
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Spreadsheet; Database; Tablet computer
Additional Skills
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Area of Specialization
Woodlands operations; Silviculture; Forest engineering and harvesting; Forest measurement and inventory assessment; Forest pathology, entomology and pest management
Work Setting
Private sector; Consulting firm
Type of Product
All terrain vehicles (ATV)
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Own Tools/Equipment
Safety vest; Gloves
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle; Willing to travel; Willing to travel regularly; Valid driver’s licence; Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling; Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
Rural area; Remote location; Various locations; Relocation costs not covered by employer
Parts Specialization
Computer and Technology Knowledge
Computer-aided design (CAD)
Technical Experience
Mapping and surveying; Forest cover mapping; Airphoto interpretation
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Excellent written communication; Organized