Operations Forester – Millinocket Maine

Operations Forester
Acadian Timber
Millinocket Maine

Description:
Katahdin Forest Management, a division of Acadian Timber, has an immediate opening for an Operations
Forester based in Millinocket, Maine. The primary area of responsibility will be in the Telos area, west of
Baxter State Park.
Overview of Primary Responsibilities:
• Planning, administration and record keeping for all aspects of harvesting operations, including;
harvest layout, inspections, merchandising, post-harvest inventory, road construction & maintenance
projects.
• Planning, administration and record keeping for other forest management activities including:
herbicide applications, planting, PCT, and general property management.
• Ensuring KFM remains in compliance with all laws and regulations, including the Conservation
Easement, Outcome Based Forestry and SFI certification.
• Maintaining exceptional relationships with Internal and External Customers.
• Utilize GIS and handheld digital tools to assist in harvest and property management record keeping.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
• Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry, or Associates degree in Forestry
• Prefer a minimum of 3-5 yrs of Forestry / Harvest Operations experience but willing to consider less
experience depending on other qualifications
• Currently or eligible to become a Maine Licensed Forester
• Strong computer technology and GIS skills
• Competency and commitment to safety and environmental standards
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Physically fit and willingness to cope with adverse field and weather conditions
• Valid driver’s license
Salary and Benefits:
• Salary commensurate with experience
• Paid holiday & vacation schedule
• Healthcare, dental, vision, life insurance and disability plans
• 401(k) retirement plan with company match
• Expense & mileage reimbursement
Candidates who possess these qualities are invited to submit their cover letter and resume to Acadian Timber
by Email: HR@acadiantimber.com
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Contact Name: Heidi Middleton
Contact Email: hmiddleton@acadiantimber.com
Contact Phone: 15067542987

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New England Society of American Foresters
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