Printed on: July 3, 2020

Forest Technologist Inventory

Employer BC Public Service - Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Salary $54,933.89 - $62,318.99 annually
Terms Temporary F/T and Temporary P/T
Start Date TBD
Requirements We are currently seeking to fill full-time and part-time permanent and temporary positions throughout British Columbia. Applicant inventories are used to streamline the recruitment experience. They are designed so applicants can be considered for multiple opportunities with the BC Public Service. Successful applicants will be placed into an applicant inventory and notified of opportunities as they arise. Only members of the inventory will be provided access to postings for these jobs.

Qualifications for this role include:

• Graduation with a diploma or a degree in resource or forestry management.
• Registered with the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals (ABCFP) as a Registered Forest Technologist (RFT) or equivalent, AND a minimum of two years of experience in operational field forestry activities,
• Enrolled, or eligible for immediate enrollment, with the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals (ABCFP) as a forest professional in training (TFT, ASTFT, FIT, ASFIT), for the purpose of obtaining an RFT or RPF designation AND a minimum of four years of experience in operational field forestry activities.

For more information and to apply online by July 31, 2020, please go to:

Duties As a Forest Technologist, you will perform a variety of technical and operational duties to support the planning, engineering and reforestation activities of the Timber Sales Office. Applying your knowledge of technical forestry management and field operations, you will estimate and compile resource needs, cost requirements, and conduct resource assessments. An integral part of a high-functioning, multidisciplinary field team, you will perform various activities required to develop Timber Sales Licenses and support Field Team operations.
A career path in BC Timber Sales (BCTS) offers exceptional opportunities to develop new solutions to complex problems, and to learn and grow personally and professionally. BCTS is a semi-autonomous program within the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. BCTS plans, develops, and sells through auction, a substantial and representative portion of the Province’s annual available timber volume.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Contact Name
Location Cranbrook
Date Posted 2020-05-04
Date Ending 2020-07-31