FOREST TECHNICIAN I SEASONAL

The State of New Hampshire, Concord, NH, Openings : 1,
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Job Description : State of New Hampshire Job Posting Department of Natural and Cultural Resources Division of Forest and Lands 172 Pembroke Road Concord, NH 03301
Forest Technician I – Seasonal Position, Located at Fox Forest and Demonstration Forest Hillsborough, NH Position #SNL2110

The State of New Hampshire, Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, Division of Forest and Lands has a full-time seasonal vacancy for a Forest Technician I, this is a 12- week position, beginning on or about May 13, 2024.
S COPE OF WORK: Assist Forest Management Bureau staff with implementing a variety of forestry and wildlife habitat projects on the Fox Research Forest and other state reservations as necessary.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Conduct forest resource sampling and inventory.

Assist with timber harvest preparation and marking.

Forest stand improvement activities such as pre-commercial thinning with chainsaws and brush-saws and trail maintenance.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Associates degree or its equivalent from a recognized college or technical institute with major study in forestry.

Experience: No experience required.

License/Certification: Must possess a valid drivers license and insurance as well as reliable transportation. Duties require travel as necessary, and use of a personal vehicle may be necessary. Milage is reimbursed at the State rate.

RECOMMENDED WORK TRAITS: Knowledge of maps, compass GPS/GIS and other forest measurement tools ability to walk and work long hours on rough terrain. Proficient with the proper maintenance and safe operation of chainsaws and other power equipment. Working knowledge of basic forest management practices and procedures and silviculture. Ability to carry out oral and written instructions. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with all personnel. Must be willing to maintain appearance appropriate to assigned duties and responsibilities as determined by the agency appointing authority.

For further information please contact: Ms. Inge Seaboyer, State Regional Forester, ingeborg.v.seaboyer@dncr.nh.gov, Tel # (603) 464-3453.
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TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964
Last Date For Apply: 2024-06-12 00:00:00 Job Type : FULL_TIME, Employment Type : FULL_TIMEApply Here