Forestry Program Manager
Open until filled.
Temporary – October 2016 to April 2017
Supervise a variety of field work projects including forest inventory, vegetation mapping, hazard fuel reduction and other related Forestry Program projects.
Job qualifications are stated below as Essential Job Results. Candidates must demonstrate their ability to accomplish these results.
Strong written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills. Skills in computer geographic information systems (GIS) software, word-processing, GPS, Excel spreadsheets, Access databases, mapping abilities, and skills with digital media equipment are a plus. Ability to collect and analyze technical data. Ability to work in remote areas and have excellent communication in cross-cultural environments. Prefer similar experience including supervising a crew. Familiarity with Bristol Bay area, people and cultures. Physical demands: Nature of duties requires abilities to: operate equipment and provide limited maintenance; withstand harsh environmental conditions, travel by small, aircraft, helicopter, ATV’s and boats; work extended periods in field locations both in summer and winter; walk at least six miles per day in rugged terrain; lift and carry up to 50 pounds, sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, stretch, and reach; visual and audio abilities.