LTE Forest Technician
Jackson County Forestry and Parks Department is now accepting applications for a Limited Term Employee (LTE) Forest Technician. The LTE Forest Technician duties include, but are not limited to: treating invasive species, forest reconnaissance, regeneration surveys. At times, technician may work with foresters in marking trees for timber sales, scaling cut timber, delineating timber types and developing management prescriptions for timber stands. Starting wage: $18.00 per hour. Typical work week is Monday through Thursday 6am to 4pm. Roughly 40 hours per week and lasting approximately four (4) months; starting by the end of May.
Qualifications: Must be enrolled or have obtained a bachelor’s degree in forestry program or related natural resources field. Knowledge of dendrology, silviculture, aerial photograph interpretation, land navigation preferred; and the ability to work in varied terrain and under adverse weather conditions. Must possess a valid driver’s license and be at least 18 years of age.
To apply, visit our Career Opportunities page at www.co.jackson.wi.us. Deadline will remain open until position has been filled.
Jackson County Human Resources Department
307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Jackson County is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer