District Forester (Forester I)
Maine Forest Service/Policy and Mangement
This is professional forestry work involved in promoting informed decisions about Maine’s forests to a wide variety of audiences and administering a service forestry program in an assigned district.
Responsibilities of position:
* Advises and educates landowners, loggers, and foresters about management practices that will enhance the timber, water, wildlife, and recreation resources and values under their care.
* Inspects timber harvest sites for compliance with the state’s forest practices and other land use laws, and for use of Best Management Practices; advises consulting foresters, harvesters, and landowners how to prevent violations and mitigate existing problems.
* Delivers talks and workshops to individuals, students, clubs, other organizations, and the general public about forest resource management.
* Writes reports and correspondence concerning forest management, answers inquiries, and performs public relations work in order to operate a district office.
Additional Information: https://mainebhr.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk03y3x/
Contact Name: Mort Moesswilde
Contact Email: Morten.Moesswilde@maine.gov
Contact Phone: (207) 441-2895