Website State of California
The reporting location is Russian River Sector office at 25381 Steelhead Boulevard, Duncan Mills, CA, 95430. This position will work under the direction of the Senior Environmental Scientist (Supervisory).
The Forester I will work in some of the most beautiful parks in the State Park System which include 40,000 acres of redwood (including several old-growth redwood stands), Douglas-fir, oak woodland, bishop pine and Sargent’s cypress forest types.
The position will work independently and as part of a multi-discipline resource management team to plan, develop, and monitor forest management projects working in support of the Wildfire and Forest Resilience Program. The position will perform professional duties in connection with forest management, protection, and planning. The major areas of emphasis include forest and fire management. In addition, the incumbent will serve as the lead for the District’s tree hazard program, utility vegetation management and external requests for boundary vegetation modification. The Forester I will lead staff, contractors and/or labor crews in performing the activities of resource management and will be required to work cooperatively with a wide variety of disciplines both within and outside of Sonoma-Mendocino Coast District
Possession of a valid license as a Registered Professional Forester issued by the CA State Board of Forestry and Fire Protection or possession of an authorized letter from the CA State.
Training and Development Assignments may be considered.
Company: State of California
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: San Luis Obispo, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A