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Procurement Forester Intern: Louisiana 4/22/2024 +
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Categorized Under:

Organization:Drax

Location:Bastrop, Louisiana

Job Description:

Procurement Forester Intern:
At Drax, we are working towards a zero-carbon, sustainable future and you can help make this future a reality.

So, what will you be doing?
The Procurement Forester Intern will be primarily responsible for tracking and analyzing the fiber supply delivered into the Morehouse plant but will play a role in all procurement strategies across Southern NA for all wood pellet producing facilities

Who you are?
Key Accountabilities:

  • Inventory Management - Aid in conducting weekly and monthly inventories of fiber.This will involve tracking and recording inventory levels, identifying possible discrepancies, and working with fiber team members, operations team members, and suppliers to insure adequate inventory levels
  • Forest Sustainability - Participate in mill visits and logging site visits to audit sustainability practices and compliance.Gather information on sourcing practices and sustainability initiatives to support our company’s commitment to responsible sourcing
  • Supplier Relationship Management – Relay information between our teams and suppliers, including order details, delivery schedules, quality requirements, etc.They will play a key role in building and maintaining relationships with suppliers to ensure smooth communication and collaboration
  • Documentation and Reporting – Support the team in maintaining accurate records, preparing reports on inventory levels, supplier performance, and sustainability audits.They will also assist in compiling data and generating insights to inform decision making and strategy development
  • Be a proactive safety leader, creating a “Safety First” culture
  • Assist in weekly/monthly fiber inventory counts
  • Perform tract audits
  • Help in communication with fiber suppliers
  • Manage the execution of the fiber plan Assist in the development of fiber plan and budget
  • Management of 3LOG/LIMS sources and contracts, including settlement of load disputes and reconciliation of fiber receipts

Knowledge, Skills and Experience required:

  • On path to obtaining a Bachelors degree in Forestry or Natural Resources, supply Chain Management
  • Advanced MS Office skills, specifically Excel; proficient with PowerPoint and Word
  • Must be analytical and data-driven
  • Ability to use statistical analysis tools a plus
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Project & time management skills are necessary
  • High level of personal integrity and professionalism

How You Need to Act:
Embodies the Drax Values and Behaviors and is a role model for them in all actions:
We care about what matters – we help each other achieve the things that are important to each of us
We’re a can-do kind of place – we’re empowered and encouraged to make informed decisions, take action and do the right thing
We see things differently – we share inspiration and insight right across Drax, and search for new ideas and ways of working
We listen carefully – we make sure that people feel genuinely heard, acknowledged and that what they say matters
We do what we say we’ll do – we’re proactive, committed, and reliable –and trust others to be the same

What’s it like to work at Drax?

At Drax, we’re at our best when we help each other achieve the things that are important to each of us. We’re passionate about our role in providing a supply of stable, renewable energy and if you want to play your part, then why not apply today?

https://draxgroup.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/11/home/requisition/3713?c=draxgroup


Apply By:7/22/2024


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

CORE Carbon Operations Analyst Multiple States 4/15/2024 +
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Organization:Finite Carbon

Job Description:

About Us

Finite Carbon is North America's leading developer of forest carbon offsets, combining unparalleled project development experience with extensive carbon market knowledge. Since 2009, Finite Carbon has developed more than 4 acres of high-quality forest carbon projects, delivered more than $1 billion in revenue, and generated over one-third of all California compliance offset supply. Its project portfolio includes nearly three million acres of working forestland representing every region and major forest type from the Appalachians to coastal Alaska.

 

Submit your application through this link: https://finitecarbon.bamboohr.com/careers/47

 

About the Role

We are seeking a CORE Carbon Operations Analyst to assist in the development of Finite's expanding portfolio of forest offset projects. This role, reporting to the Director of Landowner Relations, involves guiding landowners through the CORE Carbon enrollment process and providing them with support along the way.

 

What You'll Do 

  • Guide users through onboarding on the CORE Carbon online platform, including account setup, project definition, and program enrollment.
  • Conduct detailed site analysis eligibility reviews based on legal documentation and remote forest inventories, along with other spatial data.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of program rules and methodologies, making recommendations accordingly.
  • Address user support requests concerning CORE platform navigation, site setup, submission, and general information flow.
  • Communicate with landowners and foresters to address questions, concerns, or necessary modifications before site approval.
  • Develop and maintain internal technical documentation and user assistance tools, such as presentations, webinars, help content, and video tutorials.
  • Prepare and deliver high-quality documentation, written reports, maps, and any necessary data and materials for contracts.

 

What You’ll Bring

  • A bachelor’s degree in forestry or natural resource management; other degrees will be considered with 3-5 years of relevant experience in forest carbon, forest operations, conservation, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to handle difficult questions with composure, as you will represent Finite Carbon to landowners and foresters.
  • Proactive, patient, and motivated to learn new things without close supervision.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks effectively, manage time efficiently while handling multiple tasks, and a preference for clear communication with internal and external partners.
  • Proficiency in geospatial tools such as ESRI’s ArcPro or QGIS, as well as Microsoft Office products, project management tools, and customer relationship management (CRM) software.

 

Nice to Haves

  • Customer service experience supporting new users of a technology platform.
  • Exposure to real estate deeds or similar ownership legal documents.
  • Familiarity with Google Earth Engine.
  • Experience with forest carbon offset protocols.
  • SAF accreditation and/or ACF membership.

 

Benefits and Perks

💸 Competitive Pay

🏥 100% monthly medical, dental, and vision premiums paid for you and your dependents

 Life insurance, Short-term, & Long-term Disability, AD&D

🏦 401(k) with matching contributions

🌴 Paid Time Off including a week-long company winter break closure

📅 Flexible schedule

🙌 Annual in-person company meeting

🍼 Paid Parental Leave

🤝 Volunteer Day

✈️ Sabbatical Leave after 5 years of employment

 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

*Please note that the benefits described apply to U.S.-based employees only. For our international employees, our benefits package varies by each country and its statutory requirements.  

 

Finite Carbon is an equal opportunity employer. At Finite Carbon, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We encourage those with disabilities to apply. Accommodations will be provided as requested by candidates and include all aspects of the selection process. Finite Carbon believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

 

Finite Carbon participates in E-Verify.


Apply By:7/15/2024

Email:jenny.duong@finitecarbon.com


Posted By: Finite Carbon People Operations