Advert ID: 20006740
Senior Forester, Community Forestry
Are you interested in playing a key role in the sustainable management of Victoria’s native forests?
VicForests is a Victorian State-owned business responsible for the sustainable harvest, regeneration and commercial sale of timber from Victoria's public forests on behalf of the Victorian Government.
We undertake all our operations in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner, keeping our staff, the community and the environment in mind in all we do. We are an active member of the communities in which we operate, and we are committed to giving stakeholders the opportunity to have input into our forestry practices.
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Forester to join our Community Forestry division based in Ballarat.
About the role:
Reporting to the Regional Manager, West (Community Forestry); you will be responsible for managing a small team of Foresters working in offices across Western Victoria; also, you will be responsible for monitoring field operations and/or planning completed by the Community Forestry team.
This position is a 2-year fixed term role at a Career Level 5.
Benefits & Culture:
You will be part of an innovative and creative organisation that strives to achieve success through implementing sustainable forest management practices and initiatives to support our valuable customers and stakeholders.
VicForests is committed to equality and diversity
People from diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.
Safe • Customer Focussed • Professional • Sustainable • Respect
How to apply:View details
To apply please submit your Resume and Cover Letter that outlines your relevant experience and suitability for the role to: Vf.Careers@vicforests.com.au
Applications close COB Wednesday, 25 November 2020.
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