Advert ID: 20005443
Forestry Corporation of NSW
The Forestry Corporation of NSW (FCNSW) is the largest manager of commercial native and plantation forests in NSW. We manage more than two million hectares of forests for the economic, environmental and social benefit of the people of NSW and Australia. FCNSW adheres to the values of respect, innovation, integrity and wellbeing.
About the Role
We have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and motivated professional who is now looking for the next step in their career as our Silviculture Supervisor, located in our Tumut Management Area (TMA). With our current focus now on fire recovery, the TMA is looking to increase planting to 5,100 hectares per annum, to meet our future goals for sustainable plantations.
The successful candidate will contribute to this establishment, while attending to our forests and being stewards of our forests. The role will be involved in site preparation, planting, competition control, windrow and hazard reduction burning.
The role is based in Tumut, however there may be periodic travel to Moss Vale and Tallanganda Management Areas.
To be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following experience and skills;
Forestry Corporation employees contribute to fire preparedness and suppression activities. Responsibilities will include fire-standby as rostered and deployment as a fire-fighter or part of the incident management team. Fire duties will include weekend work and extended hours (e.g. firefighting nightshifts).
Forestry Corporation is an inclusive workplace which promotes diversity and encourages flexible working arrangements. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a medical assessment and drug and alcohol screening as part of the recruitment process.
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The Application Process:
Applicants should email their applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: 29 May, 2020.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone in advance for their application and advise that only candidates that meet the position requirements and have relevant working rights for Australia, will be contacted.