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Re: Forester Wanted
« Reply #80 on: September 07, 2017, 03:58:33 pm »


J.M. Longyear, LLC , Marquette, MI, ( is a privately held, 120+ year old company with focus on ownership and management of natural resource assets.  As one of the largest forest land owners in the Great Lakes region, we are a leader in forest management and sustainable timber harvesting.

We are looking for a Forester with at least five years’ experience to manage company lands and purchase standing timber in the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Northern Wisconsin.  Duties include timber sale management and prep, procurement, harvest administration, road layout and construction, BMP and environmental compliance.

Bachelor’s degree in Forestry
GPS, GIS, Microsoft products with excellent Excel skills
Excellent people, communication and team skills
Understanding of forest economics

This position has considerable travel and a good driving history is necessary. 

Longyear offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Qualified applicants, please send resume to

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Re: Forester Wanted
« Reply #81 on: October 12, 2017, 01:04:15 pm »
Grand Portage Reservation
Job Announcement

Position:   Forester (Full Time, Year Round)
Location:   Trust Lands and Natural Resources (Forestry Station)
Open:   October 6, 2017
Closes:   Until Filled
Salary:   Based on qualifications & experience ($35,000 – $39,000 annually)
Reports to:   Reservation Forester
Description:   Assists Reservation Forester with forest management planning and implementation on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation. Primary responsibility is timber harvest management. Assists with all aspects of Forest Management.
Qualifications:   Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry or a closely related field of study with forestry experience. Must possess valid driver’s license and be insurable. Experience with ArcGIS is desirable.
    American Indian Preference
Contact:   For more information on the position, please contact Tim Miller at 218-475-2033 or Tony Swader at 218-475-2415.

All applicants must submit current references, and copy of college transcript naming degree(s) received.
Please submit cover letter and resume to:
Grand Portage RTC Offices / Human Resources Department
PO Box 428; 83 Stevens Road
Grand Portage, MN 55605
Phone (218) 475-2808 or 475-2809 or 877-797-2791
Fax 218-475-2371 Email