Thunderhouse Forest Services Inc.

Employment Available => Job Postings => Topic started by: George Graham on July 06, 2019, 08:43:45 PM

Title: Summer Jobs (After Tree Plant)
Post by: George Graham on July 06, 2019, 08:43:45 PM
SUMMER EMPLOYMENT AVAILABLE 2019
Starting August 6th

Survival Assessments Traverse on foot across recently planted areas to established temporary sample plots.  Record the condition of planted trees.  Weekdays 8 am. to 5 pm. Day rate.  July 29 to Aug. 30. 2 positions.    
Qualifications*
-Accuracy in data collection and record keeping using tablet and MSExcel. 
-Know tree and vegetation  species.
-Ability to navigate and orienteer using map, air photo, compass and GPS.


Regeneration Surveys Traverse on foot across logged areas and measure forest tree regeneration at pre-determined sample locations.  Weekdays 8 am. to 5 pm. Day rate.  July 29 to Aug. 30. 2 positions.
Qualifications*
-Accuracy in data collection and record keeping using tablet and MSExcel. 
-Know tree and vegetation  species.
-Ability to navigate and orienteer using map, air photo, compass and GPS.


Permanent Sample Plot Re-Measurement  Re-measure tree diameters and species at pre-established sample plot locations.  Refresh individual tree markings and plot boundaries with ribbon and paint.  Weekdays  8 am. to 5 pm. Day rate.  2 positions.  (may be combined with Regeneration surveys)
Qualifications*
-Accuracy in data collection and record keeping using tablet and MSExcel. 
-Know mature Boreal tree species.
-Ability to navigate and orienteer using map, air photo, compass and GPS.


Aerial Spray Supervision  Give planted trees a chance against the shrubbery. Monitor weather and supervise aerial spraying contractor on the Hearst Forest. Make decisions based on weather to allow work to proceed or not.  Split days common: early morning and evening work.  Day rate.  Starts July 29th .  1 position. 
Qualifications*
-Knowledgeable or willingness to learn and predict weather conditions that allow aerial spraying.
-Forestry or Land Class 1 Exterminator?s license is an asset for higher pay.


*Qualifications note:  In addition, all positions require
-Positive attitude, strong work ethic, dependable.
-Willingness to work in adverse weather.
-Successful completion of spring plant.
-Driver?s license (minimum G) with clean driving record.

To apply, speak with Sam or your Crew Boss.  Tell her/him which job(s) you are applying for, and ask if she/he will give you a reference.