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Arborist / Urban Forester Apprenticeship Position Mississippi 2/28/2024 +
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Organization:Fulgham Tree Preservation, Inc.

Job Description:

Company Background: Fulgham Tree Preservation, Inc. (FTP) is an established urban forestry management company that provides arboriculture-based consulting and maintenance services regionally in the southeastern United States. In 2023, FTP did projects in eight states. FTP has a job opening for an Arborist / Urban Forester Apprentice. We are seeking to fill a position in the Madison / Ridgeland / Jackson area and a position on the Mississippi gulf coast.

Position Description: As of February 2024, the open position is for an Arborist / Urban Forester Apprentice. Typical projects include:

  1. Ground penetration radar operation for tree root mapping, tree trunk mapping, archeological sites, burial site investigation and construction site locates.
  2. GIS mapping for inventories including tree, municipal & university assets, and urban canopy mapping.
  3. Tree risk assessments.
  4. . Drone mapping.
  5. Environmental studies.
  6. Plant health care.

Job activities and on-the-job training include:

  1. Planting.
  2. Pruning.
  3. Soil Management.
  4. Species Identification.
  5. Safe Work Practices.
  6. Tree Biology.
  7. Diagnosis and Treatment.
  8. Tree Protection.
  9. Tree Risk Management.
  10. Tree Maintenance.
  11. GIS mapping.
  12. Ground penetrating radar and LiDar imagining.

Following a specified training period, trainee will be expected to take a certification test with the international society of arboriculture and become:

  1. Certified as an Arborist.
  2. Tree risk assessment qualified.

Salary: Startup salary is based on experience, certifications and license obtained. Full-time staff positions with required certifications are eligible for benefits including health/life insurance, and 401K retirement investing.

Please send resumes to David Fulgham at david@fulghamsinc.com.  Please call my cell number 662.255.5127 if you have any questions. I always appreciate your questions and concerns.


Apply By:5/28/2024


Posted By: KBrasher

Outdoor Products Specialist Mississippi 1/11/2024 +
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Organization:FORESTRY SUPPLIERS, INC.

Location:JACKSON, Mississippi

Job Description:

The Outdoor Products Specialist will join a team of Product Specialists who handle a variety of responsibilities for Forestry Suppliers, Inc., including:

  • Assisting customers with product selection and product support and usage training for outdoor and natural resource professions, as well as archaeology, arborist, geology, surveying and construction, and more.
  • Attend conventions and trade shows related to natural resource and other outdoor professions
  • Provide input regarding the selection of new products
  • Assisting in the production and proofing of marketing materials
  • Provide other internal departments with product support knowledge as needed

We are seeking an applicant who exhibits:

  • Integrity of the highest degree<
  • A utility player mentality who is enthusiastic about learning new skills and generating innovative solutions to solve work challenges and identify opportunities
  • A confident, friendly, positive attitude that shows everything you do as a welcome opportunity to learn more about Forestry Suppliers, Inc.
  • An ability to treat confidential material appropriately
  • Ability to learn quickly and prioritize effectively
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate clearly and effectively

The position is located IN PERSON at the company headquarters in Jackson, Mississippi, and involves limited overnight travel. This is NOT a remote position. Normal working hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, plus additional hours as needed. Competitive salary with excellent benefits with a long-time stable company.

How to Apply

Online at http://www.forestry-suppliers.com/careers/
No phone calls, please.

Required Education:

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

Required Experience:

Natural resource-related bachelor’s degree (such as forestry, wildlife management, natural resources) and work experience

Skills:

  • Natural resource-related bachelor’s degree  (such as forestry, wildlife management, natural resources) and work experience

  • 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:

Based on education and experience.


Apply By:12/31/2024

Phone:6013543565

Email:BARLOWD@FORESTRY-SUPPLIERS.COM

Mailing:

P.O. Box 8397


Jackson, MS  39284-8397


Posted By: Deborah Barlow

Field Forester/Forest Technician Mississippi 8/2/2023 +
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Organization:Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.

Location:Quitman, Mississippi

Job Description:

Forest Resource Consultants, Inc. is seeking to fill a Field Forester/Forest Technician position located in the Quitman, Mississippi area. The following information describes our requirements and job responsibilities.

 Position Title: Field Forester/Forest Technician

Reports To: Account Manager

Job Description: To provide support to the FRC organization in pursuit of continuously improving the quality and productivity of services provided to clients. Basic responsibility includes assisting area manager, foresters, account managers, and appraisers in the completion of tasks focused on satisfying various clients.

Requirements:

  • Associate degree, bachelor's degree or higher in Forestry
  • Experience preferred (2â€Â5 years), but not required
  • Substantial intern experience will be considered
  • Exhibit good interpersonal skills
  • Selfâ€Âmotivated
  • Ability and willingness to travel
  • Proficient in basic Windows software, i.e., Excel, Word, Access
  • Employee must provide reliable 4WD transportation as well as automobile insurance.  Company reimburses for business use on a per mile basis at the allowable IRS rate.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct timber inventories
  • Mark sale boundaries, SMZ's, etc., as required
  • Supervise contract operations to ensure compliance of the terms of the contract
  • Check on progress of scheduled forest management activities, ensuring compliance with BMP's, governmental regulations, and company policies
  • Complete timber sale inspections
  • Collect GPS field data as required
  • Assist in timely completion of special projects
  • Present positive image of FRC at all times

Key Competencies:

  • Must be proficient in technical forestry skills
  • Motivated to plan and accomplish work with a minimum degree of supervision
  • Exhibits strong work ethic and pride in work quality
  • Ability to work efficiently with a variety of people and personalities
  • Basic understanding of the business in terms of services provided and profitability

Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Competitive benefits package includes health care, life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, optional dental insurance, vacation, and holidays.

FURNISH:

Send resume and professional references to the following address for consideration:
Attn: Brad Edmonds
P. O. Box 75
Quitman, MS 39355
brad.edmonds@frcemail.com

 

Forest Resource Consultants, Inc. is a large regional southeastern consulting firm with an excellent reputation and diverse client base, maintaining a highly ethical work standard and professional topâ€Â quality staff.

Forest Resource Consultants, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender, national origin, religion, disability, age, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. Forest Resource Consultants, Inc. is an Eâ€Â Verify company.


Apply By:6/1/2024

Email:brad.edmonds@frcemail.com

Mailing:

Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.


P. O. Box 75


Quitman, MS  39355


Posted By: Brad Edmonds