Thunderhouse Forest Services Inc.

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Title: Forest Inventory Specialist (Digital Image Interpreter)
Post by: George Graham on April 04, 2018, 12:36:11 AM
Forest Inventory Specialist (Digital Image Interpreter)

- interpretation & identification of forest and ecological land classification attributes on air digital imagery (Leica ADS 40).
- delineate forested & non-forested polygons.
- annual field work required for personal calibration and to maintain accreditation.
- Softcopy technology application (ESRI Purview and Stereo Analyst).

skills & abilities
The ideal applicant will be expert in aerial image interpretation, field experience, forest inventory and Softcopy ability.
- keen interest in working with aerial photos or digital imagery.
- competency with digital technology, GIS software and general office systems is an asset.

- An aptitude for detail-oriented, precision production work.
- A degree or diploma in forestry, natural resources/sciences, geography or GIS is required.
- Minimum of 7 months digital image or photo interpretation experience.
- OMNR Ecological Land Classification (ELC) photo interpretation certifications:  Boreal and Great Lakes-St. Lawrence forest regions.
- OMNR ELC Calibration Plot Methodology experience required.
- Valid drivers license with clean driving record.

Applications comprise a covering letter, resume and include work-related references. In the covering letter, describe how your skills, education and experience meet the qualifications above.  These are permanent full-time positions.

Submit applications to;

Thunderhouse Forest Services Inc.            email: (Adobe or MS Word format only)
P.O. Box 70                     
Hearst  Ontario  P0L 1N0                         fax:   (705) 362-4563   

If you have keen interest in forest inventory as a career you are encouraged to apply.   Entry-level persons may be considered depending on availability of experienced applicants.  5 month positions as Timber Cruisers that lead to permanent jobs in Forest Inventory Aerial Image Interpretation are available.  Wage commensurate with experience.