Hiring: Forester – Domestic Land Use
Organization: Ostrom Climate Solutions Inc.
Location: Anywhere in Canada
Ostrom Climate is a leader in the design, development, and implementation of Nature-Based projects and GHG removal projects including Improved Forest Management carbon offset projects. Ostrom has developed some of the world’s largest carbon offset projects including the Great Bear Forest Carbon Project and the Mai Ndombe REDD+ Avoided Deforestation project, the largest of its kind in Africa. Our dynamic and energetic Domestic Land Use team focuses on improved forest management projects, and related services, in jurisdictions across North America including BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Mississippi and Oregon. We are the Canadian leader in operationalizing successful forest carbon offset projects.
Ostrom Climate works with indigenous governments and communities, private landowners, government agencies and civil society to develop innovative forest carbon offset projects for the compliance and voluntary market.
See ostromclimate.com to learn more about our exciting work!
The ideal Forester candidate is an accredited RPF in Canada with an enthusiasm for the analytical aspects of forestry management (e.g. forest inventories, forest estate modelling, GIS analysis) and is a excellent communicator. The Forester will support Ostrom’s exciting portfolio of forest carbon offsets projects across North America.
This role requires a proven understanding of forestry management, forest inventories, field work, forest estate modelling, timber markets, Canadian forest policy, wood products, carbon dynamics and issues around the science of climate change and climate policy in BC and across Canada. Knowledge of US or international forest carbon offset projects is an asset. This is preferably a full-time position, reporting to the Director of Domestic Land Use.
This role can be based remotely in Western Canada or Ontario and may require up to 15% travel.
Ostrom Climate offers competitive salaries and benefits, commensurate with candidate experience.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 9 2023 ID: 68890