AFM’s central Maine district has an opening for an Operations Forester position reporting to the District Manager with a field office in Milford, ME. The position is responsible for timber harvest preparation and contract administration duties for client managed properties. Timber harvest preparation duties include harvest area and road reconnaissance, field layout, and application of silvicultural prescriptions. Contract administration duties focus on monitoring contractor harvesting, and road construction and maintenance activities.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
- Forestry operations (road and harvest reconnaissance, refine silvicultural prescriptions, and land management activities)
- Contract administration (road construction and maintenance, timber harvesting)
- Employ established protocols for the development of plans, implementation of timber harvest and road construction projects, and other associated duties
- Provide field administration of timber product preparation to market specifications