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Executive Director Mississippi 8/8/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Mississippi Forestry Association

Location:Jackson, Mississippi

Job Description:

Title: Executive Director

Location: Jackson, MS

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Effective Employment Date: As soon as possible after an offer of employment

Duties and Responsibilities: The executive director serves as the chief staff officer of the association. The executive director is responsible for the operation of the headquarters; recruiting, hiring, development, supervision, performance review, discipline, and termination of all staff and contractors; establishing and adjusting all staff and contractor compensation; development and oversight of the association’s Strategic Plan; and administration of the association’s finances. The executive director administers and manages all areas of the association’s operations to accomplish the goals and objectives of the Strategic Plan. The executive director is responsible for the annual budgets of the Mississippi Forestry Association, Mississippi Forestry Foundation, Mississippi Tree Farm Committee, SFI State Implementation Committee, Professional Logging Manager Program, and Mississippi Forest Sustainability PAC, along with the reserves and other assets. The executive director must cooperate and communicate with all MFA staff and members and must complete tasks in a timely manner. The executive director must also be reliable and punctual.

Minimum Education and Experience: A bachelor’s degree in forestry or natural resources is preferred but not required. An advanced degree is preferred but not required.

To Apply: Send letter of application and resume including names, addresses, telephone/fax numbers, and e-mail addresses of four references.

Mail to:
Bob Naeger
Mississippi Forestry Association
6311 Ridgewood Road, Suite W405
Jackson, MS 39211

Additional inquiries or information:

Bob Naeger telephone: 601-497-5173
Email: bnaeger@resourcemgt.com

MFA is an equal opportunity employer. MFA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.


Apply By:11/8/2022


Posted By: KBrasher

Full-Time Management Forester Alabama 7/21/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:McKinley & Lanier Forest Resources, Inc.

Location:Northport, AL, Alabama

Job Description:

<p>Description: Foresters will engage in field and administrative work associated with managing private forestland and carrying out contract forestry services.</p> <p>Primary Duties: Management of the daily activities of forester/technicians on staff (two). Conduct and carry out projects as assigned (inventories, appraisals, timber sales, property divisions). Assisting in forest management plan development and implementation, assisting in developing silvicultural prescriptions, meeting with landowners, timber buyers, and vendors on site to facilitate business operations. Assisting with bidding and contracts associated with all activities listed above. Secondary Duties: Timber Inventory (timber cruising) using TwoDog and TCruise software, SMZ/timber harvest boundary marking and GPS collection using SoloField software, tree planting and seedling survival audits, prescribed burning, timber harvesting inspections, general property inspections, mapping and database management using ESRI ArcMap software.</p> <p>Requirements: A degree from an accredited institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four year degrees are required for Foresters. Foresters must be able to become registered in the state of Alabama once Board requirements are met. Five years of experience in the forest industry is required, with an emphasis on forest management being preferred (but not required). Experience with forestry software mentioned above as well as experience with electronic data collectors is also preferred but not required. Employees must demonstrate an ability to use Microsoft Windows operating system and basic Microsoft Office products. Prospective employees must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently, often in remote rural areas and in adverse conditions. They must also be physically fit and able to safely, efficiently, and effectively carry out work duties in rugged terrain and harsh weather conditions. They must be able to safely operate 4 wheel drive vehicles in off-road situations and safely load/unload and operate ATV&rsquo;s. They must also be able to safely use self-recovery winches, hand tools, and forestry tools, and effectively navigate new and unknown regions, landscapes, and properties. They must be able to maintain and keep up with company equipment. Prospective employees must have good oral and written communication skills, and good organization skills. They must be honest and have a good work ethic. Required production goals will be established and monitored. Applicants must be willing to relocate to the Tuscaloosa, Alabama area. Work travel and long hours are also required on occasion.</p>

Required Education:

A degree from an accredited institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field
of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four
year degrees are required for Foresters. Foresters must be able to become registered in the state
of Alabama once Board requirements are met

Required Experience:

Five years of experience in the forest industry is required, with an emphasis on forest
management being preferred (but not required). Experience with forestry software mentioned
above as well as experience with electronic data collectors is also preferred but not required.
Employees must demonstrate an ability to use Microsoft Windows operating system and basic
Microsoft Office products.

Skills:

Requirements: A degree from an accredited institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field
of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four
year degrees are required for Foresters. Foresters must be able to become registered in the state
of Alabama once Board requirements are met.
Five years of experience in the forest industry is required, with an emphasis on forest
management being preferred (but not required). Experience with forestry software mentioned
above as well as experience with electronic data collectors is also preferred but not required.
Employees must demonstrate an ability to use Microsoft Windows operating system and basic
Microsoft Office products.
Prospective employees must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently, often
in remote rural areas and in adverse conditions. They must also be physically fit and able to
safely, efficiently, and effectively carry out work duties in rugged terrain and harsh weather
conditions. They must be able to safely operate 4 wheel drive vehicles in off-road situations and
safely load/unload and operate ATV’s. They must also be able to safely use self-recovery
winches, hand tools, and forestry tools, and effectively navigate new and unknown regions,
landscapes, and properties. They must be able to maintain and keep up with company equipment.
Prospective employees must have good oral and written communication skills, and good
organization skills. They must be honest and have a good work ethic. Required production goals
will be established and monitored.
Applicants must be willing to relocate to the Tuscaloosa, Alabama area. Work travel and long
hours are also required on occasion.


Apply By:10/21/2022

Phone:(205) 344-5139

Email:tisa@mlforestresources.com

Mailing:

3914 Watermelon Road


Suite 105


Northport, AL 35473


Posted By: Tisa Fincher

Forester Alabama 8/4/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:McKinley & Lanier Forest Resources, Inc.

Location:Northport, Alabama

Job Description:

Foresters will engage in field and administrative work associated with managing private forestland and carrying out contract forestry services.

Primary Duties: Timber Inventory (timber cruising) using TwoDog and TCruise software, SMZ/timber harvest boundary marking and GPS collection using SoloField software, tree planting and seedling survival audits, prescribed burning, timber harvesting inspections, general property inspections, mapping and database management using ESRI ArcMap software.

Secondary Duties: ssisting in forest management plan development and implementation, assisting in developing silvicultural prescriptions, meeting with landowners, timber buyers, and vendors on site to facilitate business operations. Assisting with bidding and contracts associated with all activities listed above.

Required Education:

A degree from an accredited
institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field of study that requires
coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four year
degrees are required for Foresters

Foresters must be able to become registered in the state of Alabama once
Board requirements are met.

Required Experience:

Work experience in the field
of Forestry is beneficial, but not required. Experience with forestry software
mentioned above as well as experience with Electronic data collectors is also
preferred but not required. Employees must demonstrate an ability to use
Microsoft Windows operating system and basic Microsoft Office products.

Prospective employees must
be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently, often in remote
rural areas and in adverse conditions. They must also be physically fit and able
to safely, efficiently, and effectively carry out work duties in rugged terrain
and harsh weather conditions. They must be able to safely operate 4 wheel drive
vehicles in off-road situations and safely load/unload and operate ATV’s. They
must also be able to safely use self-recovery winches, hand tools, and forestry
tools, and effectively navigate new and unknown regions, landscapes, and
properties. They must be able to maintain and keep up with company equipment. Prospective
employees must have good oral and written communication skills, and good
organization skills. They must be honest and have a good work ethic. Required production
goals will be established and monitored.

Skills:

A degree from an accredited institution in
Forestry, Forest Management, or field of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four year degrees are
required for Foresters.

Foresters must
be able to become registered in the state of Alabama once Board requirements
are met.

Salary:

Salary is commensurate with
education and experience, but is competitive with the industry. Employees
receive health and dental insurance, and 401K with company matching after 1 year of employment. Employees are provided with a company vehicle. All work and
travel expenses are covered by the company.


Apply By:11/4/2022

Phone:(205) 344-5139

Email:tisa@mlforestresources.com


Posted By: Tisa Fincher

Management Forester Alabama 8/4/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:McKinley & Lanier Forest Resources, Inc.

Location:Northport, Alabama

Job Description:

Foresters will engage in field and administrative work associated with managing private forestland and carrying out contract forestry services.

Required Education:

A degree from an accredited institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field
of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four
year degrees are required for Foresters. Foresters must be able to become registered in the state
of Alabama once Board requirements are met.

Required Experience:

Five years of experience in the forest industry is required, with an emphasis on forest
management being preferred (but not required). Experience with forestry software mentioned
above as well as experience with electronic data collectors is also preferred but not required.
Employees must demonstrate an ability to use Microsoft Windows operating system and basic
Microsoft Office products.

Skills:

A degree from an accredited institution in Forestry, Forest Management, or field
of study that requires coursework in Dendrology, Silviculture, and Forest Measurements. Four
year degrees are required for Foresters. Foresters must be able to become registered in the state
of Alabama once Board requirements are met.
Five years of experience in the forest industry is required, with an emphasis on forest
management being preferred (but not required). Experience with forestry software mentioned
above as well as experience with electronic data collectors is also preferred but not required.
Employees must demonstrate an ability to use Microsoft Windows operating system and basic
Microsoft Office products.
Prospective employees must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently, often
in remote rural areas and in adverse conditions. They must also be physically fit and able to
safely, efficiently, and effectively carry out work duties in rugged terrain and harsh weather
conditions. They must be able to safely operate 4 wheel drive vehicles in off-road situations and
safely load/unload and operate ATV’s. They must also be able to safely use self-recovery
winches, hand tools, and forestry tools, and effectively navigate new and unknown regions,
landscapes, and properties. They must be able to maintain and keep up with company equipment.
Prospective employees must have good oral and written communication skills, and good
organization skills. They must be honest and have a good work ethic. Required production goals
will be established and monitored.

Salary:

$60,000.00-$70,000.00


Apply By:11/4/2022

Phone:(205) 344-5139

Email:tisa@mlforestresources.com

Mailing:

3610 Watermelon Rd, Ste 105


Northport, AL 35473


Posted By: Tisa Fincher

Sawmill Manager Texas 5/22/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Berdoll Sawmill

Location:Cedar Creek, Texas

Job Description:

<p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; line-height: normal; background: white; vertical-align: baseline;"><span style="font-size: 13.0pt; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; color: #444444;">Berdoll Sawmill is growing and we are seeking hard working individuals to join our team. Daily tasks will include sawing logs to produce lumber/slabs with a bandsaw sawmill and sawmill related machinery. Daily motoring of 3 computer controlled kilns. Performing preventaive maintenance of sawmills and sawmill related machinery. Tracking current inventory of material air drying.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> </p>

Required Education:

<p>current or past enrollment in a college level forest products program.&nbsp;</p>

Required Experience:

<p>Basic understanding of sawmills and sawmill related machinery.&nbsp;</p>

Skills:

<p><span style="color: #444444; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 17.3333px;">&nbsp;You must have previous experience using power tools and operating machinery. Basic mechanical skills and the ability to make repairs machinery is also required.</span></p>

Salary:

<p>depends on experience&nbsp;</p>


Apply By:8/31/2022

Phone:512 629 3625

Email:info@berdollsawmill.com

Mailing:

<p>4754 FM 535&nbsp;</p>
<p>Cedar Creek, TX 78612</p>


Posted By: Brandon Berdoll

GIS and Drone Specialist Texas 5/18/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Bird Forestry

Location:Center, Texas

Job Description:

Job Title: GIS and Drone Specialist

Location: Center, Texas

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience and education

Responsibilities:

  • Work in concert with all sectors of company to provide mission-critical spatial analysis, mapping, GIS and Drone services
  • Acquire and/or develop GIS and Drone data for environmental, forestry, real estate, and marketing projects
  • Continually review and improve upon organization of GIS and Drone data and maintenance of GIS databases and Drone equipment; develop standards and protocols for GIS and Drone data management
  • Data manipulation, analysis, summary, interpretation, and display
  • Translation of project needs into executable tasks; explanation of GIS and Drone capabilities to varying audiences
  • Stay current with GIS and Drone technology and principles, including software and equipment improvements; make suggestions for new and/or improved roles of GIS or Drone technology within company
  • Facilitate training activities for GIS and Drone users in the organization, evaluate training needs, and troubleshoot problems

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Spatial Sciences, or closely related field
  • Demonstrated competence using ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop (10.x)
  • Proficient in GIS database planning, design, and implementation
  • Demonstrated experience in digitizing and editing vector data, working with tabular data, georeferencing imagery, interpreting legal descriptions, and executing standard geoprocessing tasks
  • Demonstrate experience with Drone Technology and uses in natural resource field
  • Part 107 License desired
  • Experience with GPS data collection and incorporation into project data
  • Analytical ability to gather and summarize data
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and work effectively within a team environment
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent jobs while producing quality results

Applicants should send in 1. An application letter, 2. A curriculum vitae, 3. a list of three references for contact, 4. and a copy of their unofficial transcripts for recent graduates. Official transcripts will be required for interviewed candidates. These four items should be emailed back to Ms. Carole Cunningham (ccunningham@adv-eco.com) or to Ms. Micah Youngblood (myoungblood@adv-eco.com).


Apply By:8/18/2022


Posted By: KBrasher

Product Support Specialist Mississippi 4/29/2022 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:FORESTRY SUPPLIERS, INC.

Location:Jackson, Mississippi

Job Description:

 

- Assisting customers with product selection and product support and usage training for forestry and other outdoor/natural resource professions

 

- Customer support related to activities on website

- Attend conventions/trade shows related to forestry and other outdoor professions

- Provide input regarding the selection of new products

- Assisting in the production and proofing of marketing materials

 

- Support other departments with product support knowledge: Special Orders, Customer Service, Telephone Sales, Retail Counter Sales, Creative, Receiving, Internet/IT

 

 

 

Required Education:

- Natural resource-related bachelor’s degree (such as forestry, wildlife management,natural resources) is required


- Excellent verbal, personal, and computer skills

Skills:

 



-
Natural resource-related bachelor’s degree (such as forestry, wildlife
management,natural resources) is required


-
Excellent verbal, personal, and computer skills


-
Ability to work with a group


-
Self-starter and capable of working well alone


- Excellent
driving record


- Excellent
office and clerical skills, including experience with Microsoft Office software



 

Salary:


Compensation/commensurate
with experience. 



Apply By:8/31/2022

Phone:(601)354-3565 ext.703

Email:barlowd@forestry-suppliers.com

Mailing:


Forestry Suppliers, Inc.


PO Box 8397


Jackson, MS  39284-8397



Posted By: Deborah Barlow