Position: Climate Forest Technician
Organization: Community Forests International
Location: based in Sackville, New Brunswick. Position is virtual from anywhere in the Maritimes, with regular travel to southern NB for field work.
Community Forests International believes the most important climate solutions can be found wherever people live and work closely with forests. That's why we work to protect and restore the climate by empowering communities and forests to thrive together.
Community Forests International intends to hire a Climate Forest Technician to work alongside our ambitious and deeply collaborative team to expand forestland securements, climate-smart forest management and education, and forest carbon inventories. The Climate Forest Technician will organize and oversee active forest management of the organization’s forested properties primarily throughout southern New Brunswick. The Climate Forest Technician will work closely with the Forest Program Director, and will be responsible for:
Forest Management Planning & Operations
Candidates should have either academic or work experience in forestry or another natural science-related field — we are interested in candidates with diverse experiences that could fit this position. Additional essential qualifications include:
Candidates are required to be:
Beneficial Qualifications and Skills
Exceptional candidates will also display the following:
Work Location and Salary
The successful candidate can work remotely, from anywhere in the Maritimes, with regular travel to southern NB and throughout the Maritimes for field work. This position is a full-time permanent position, and is remunerated based on 37.5 hours per week (flexible) with a starting salary range of $40,000 — $45,000 annually depending on experience.
How to Apply
Candidates are asked to submit their curricula vitae and a cover letter with “Climate Forest Technician” as the subject line to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by September 24, 2021.
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Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview, and interviews will be held beginning September 27, 2021.
Community Forests International is committed to diversity in our workplace and encourages applications from traditionally marginalized groups such as, but not limited to: racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities. We encourage applicants to self-identify in their cover letter if they are a member of an underrepresented community.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 2 2021 ID: 61229