Forestry Field Worker

Field Worker/Laborer; Forestry Program  

OBJECTIVE: Perform field labor work such as forest inventory, vegetation mapping, hazard fuel reduction and other Forestry Program projects.    

QUALIFICATIONS: Job qualifications are stated below as Essential Job Results.  Candidates must demonstrate their ability to accomplish these results.  Absolute requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age. 

Preferred:  Similar work experience including familiarity with running a chain saw and experience with using GPS.  Valid Alaska driver’s license and a clean driving record.   Familiarity with Bristol Bay area, people, and cultures.  Familiarity with restricted property sites.  

Physical demands:  Field work will require physical abilities to: operate a chainsaw safely as well as other equipment and provide limited maintenance; withstand harsh environmental conditions, travel by small aircraft, helicopter, ATV’s, and boats; work extended periods in field locations both in summer and winter; walk at least six miles per day in rugged terrain; lift and carry up to 50 pounds, sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, stretch, and reach; visual and audio abilities. 

WAGE:  $25.00/hr          

REPORTS TO:  Forestry Field Supervisor  DUTY STATION:  Dillingham/ Field CLOSES: August 17, 2023

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