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Forest Technician Level 1
Terrace, BC
2016-12-31 12:00

Position: Forest Technician Level 1

Brinkman Forest Ltd. is a progressive forest management company based in British Columbia. As a result of our growing operation, we have an immediate full-time position for a Forestry Tech 1 in our Terrace office. Brinkman Forest Ltd. offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to achieve annual performance incentives. We welcome candidates who are inexperienced but eager to take the first step toward a rewarding career as a forestry professional.

Duties:

The primary duty of a Forest Technician Level 1 is assisting the Forest Technician Level 2. Key duties for the role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Block layout
  • Site plan data collection
  • Cruising
  • Various assessments and record keeping
  • Acting as chain person for   traversing

Skills and Requirements

  • Strong field skills – contributing to productivity, safety and efficiency in field operations
  • Interacting with others in a professional and positive manner
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to take direction and abide by policies and procedures
    • Knowledge of the local area will be considered an asset
    • Valid Class 5 Drivers’ License and safe driving record
    • Grade 12 or GED equivalent is an asset
  • High level of motivation and physical fitness required of working in the bush

This position may require some travel and work away from home. Candidates must be trustworthy, cooperative, punctual and respectful and possess the desire to perform quality work while interacting with others in a professional manner.

Qualified applicants can email their resume and cover letter to careers@brinkman.ca. Candidates will be interviewed on an ongoing basis, as applications are received. We appreciate all of the resumes and applications sent in, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Forest Technician Level 2
Terrace, BC
2016-12-31 12:00

Position: Forest Technician Level 2

Brinkman Forest Ltd. is a progressive forest management company based in British Columbia. As a result of our growing operation, we have an immediate full-time position for a Forestry Tech 2 in our Terrace office. Brinkman Forest Ltd. offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to achieve annual performance incentives.

Duties:

Reporting to a Forestry Supervisor, this position will play an integral role in mentoring and coaching Forestry Tech 1 positions. Key duties for the role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking legible and correct/accurate notes on road and boundary traverses
  • Entering traverse notes into a road engineering computer application
  • Running, analyzing and recording D-line detail
  • Identifying and documenting road upgrade & reconstruction details
  • Identifying, assessing and documenting riparian features
  • Performing road and cutblock layouts
  • Accurately timber cruise with minimal supervision
  • Accurately collect Site Plan data with minimal supervision
  • Assisting in designing roads in a road engineering computer application
  • Completing cutting permit applications
  • Involvement with logging/road activities including: safety audits, log quality control and ensuring environmental compliance

Qualifications:

  • 1 to 5 years of Forestry Tech 2 experience in Forestry or a related natural resource field
  • Experience supervising and mentoring Forestry Tech 1 positions in a field environment
  • Successful completion of Grade 12 or GED equivalent is strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working in the field successfully with little or no supervision
  • Experience working with road engineering computer applications and the ability to work easily with and learn computer software applications
  • Exceptional team player with strong communication and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and exercise sound judgment in difficult situations
  • Valid BC driver’s license and safe driving record is required

This position may require some travel and work away from home. Candidates must be trustworthy, cooperative, punctual and respectful and possess the desire to perform quality work while interacting with others in a professional manner.

Qualified applicants can email their resume and cover letter to careers@brinkman.ca. Candidates will be interviewed on an ongoing basis, as applications are received. We appreciate all of the resumes and applications sent in, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Operations Forester
Terrace, BC
2016-12-31 12:00

Position: Operations Forester

Brinkman Forest Ltd. is a progressive forest management company based in British Columbia. As a result of our growing operation, we have an immediate full-time position for a Forestry Tech 1 in our Terrace office. Brinkman Forest Ltd. offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to achieve annual performance incentives. We welcome candidates who are inexperienced but eager to take the first step towards a rewarding career as a forestry professional.

Duties:

Reporting to the Operations Manager, this position will play an integral role in forest planning, timber development, budgeting and implementation of road maintenance, road building, and harvesting operations. Key duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Resource planning management for higher level plans that are implemented within the forest district
  • Oversee timber development and permit procurement for company clients
  • Review of cutting permit and appraisal data submissions
  • Supervision of harvesting and road construction activities
  • Negotiation of harvesting and road construction rates with contractors
  • Contractor log quality and log inventory tracking
  • Forest road and bridge inspections, and tracking of inventory
  • Coordinating activities pertaining to domestic log sales

Skills and Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in forest or related natural resource field
  • Undergraduate degree or technical diploma in forestry or natural resources field is preferred
  • Registered, or eligible for registration with the Association of BC Forest Professionals (RPF, RFT) is a plus
  • Knowledge of regulatory framework, including the Forest and Range Practices Act, Forest Act, Interior Appraisal manual, and other relevant legislation and forest policies
  • Possess good communication and organizational skills

This position may require some travel and work away from home. Candidates must be trustworthy, cooperative, punctual and respectful and possess the desire to perform quality work while interacting with others in a professional manner.

Qualified applicants can email their resume and cover letter to careers@brinkman.ca. Candidates will be interviewed on an ongoing basis, as applications are received. We appreciate all of the resumes and applications sent in, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Planning Forester
Terrace, BC
2016-12-31 12:00

Position: Planning Forester

Brinkman Forest Ltd. is a progressive forest management company based in British Columbia.  As a result of our growing operation, we have an immediate full-time position for a Forestry Tech 1 in our Terrace office. Brinkman Forest Ltd. offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to achieve annual performance incentives. We welcome candidates who are inexperienced but  eager  to  take  the  first  step  toward  a  rewarding  career  as  a  forestry professional.

Duties:

Reporting to the Senior Planning Forester, this position will play an integral role in forest planning, timber development and silviculture. Key duties included, but are not limited to:

  • Implementation of Forest Stewardship Plan
  • Maintaining communications with First Nations and other stakeholders
  • Oversee timber development and permit procurement
  • Completion of cutting permit and appraisal data submissions
  • Supervision and quality control of layout and engineering activities
  • Contributing to planning and management of silviculture programs

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience in forest or related natural resource field
  • Undergraduate degree or technical diploma in forestry or natural resources field is preferred
  • Registered, or eligible for registration with the Association of BC Forest Professionals (RPF, RFT) is a plus
  • Knowledge of regulatory framework, including the Forest and Range Practices Act, Forest Act, Interior Appraisal manual, and other relevant legislation and forest policies
  • Possess good communication and organizational skills

This position may require some travel and work away from home. Candidates must be trustworthy, cooperative, punctual and respectful and possess the desire to perform quality work while interacting with others  in a  professional manner.

Qualified applicants can email their resume and cover letter to careers@brinkman.ca. Candidates will be interviewed on an ongoing basis, as applications are received. We appreciate all of the resumes and applications sent in, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.