Seasonal Forest Technician I – Hillsboro

Seasonal Forest Technician I
State of NH DNCR
Hillsboro

Description:
The Forest Technician will assist Forest Management Bureau staff with implementing a variety of forestry and wildlife habitat projects on the Fox Research Forest and other state reservations as needed. Duties shall include conducting forest resource sampling and inventory; assisting with timber harvest preparation and marking; forest stand improvement activities such as pre-commercial thinning with chainsaws and brush-saws and trail maintenance. Applicants should be familiar with the use of compass, prism, and GPS. Duties require travel throughout the southwest portion of the state and the use of personal vehicles may be required. Applicants must posses a valid driver’s license and insurance as well as reliable transportation. Mileage will be reimbursed at the State rate of $0.67 per mile.

This position requires at least two years of formal forestry training from an accredited college or technical institute with major study in forestry or wildlife. No experience is required to apply.

The positions will be based at Fox Research and Demonstration Forest in Hillsborough, NH. For additional information, contact Fox Program Forester Inge Seaboyer, Division of Forests and Lands, PO Box 1175 Hillsboro, NH 03244, (603) 464-3453 or foxforest@dncr.nh.gov.

To be considered for this position, you must complete an official state application and provide transcripts. Employment application is available from the New Hampshire State Parks web site Job Application for State of NH (nhstateparks.org).

Please email or mail applications to Inge Seaboyer, at Division of Forests and Lands, PO Box 1175 Hillsboro, NH 03244 or foxforest@dncr.nh.gov. Transcripts may be sent to Connie Sittig, at 172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH, 03301 or via email to connie.j.sittig@dncr.nh.gov.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2024

Contact Name: Inge Seaboyer
Contact Email: ingeborg.v.seaboyer@dncr.nh.gov
Contact Phone: 16034643453