The Oregon State University Research Forests invites applications for an Inventory, GIS, and Reforestation Forester. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position that will be responsible for leading the inventory, geographic information system (GIS) and reforestation programs for the Research Forests. The job location is north of Corvallis in Peavy Arboretum at the edge of the beautiful McDonald/Dunn Research Forest. Posting # P01548UF. Closes Sept. 17.
Job Title: Manager-Inventory, GIS & Reforestation
Employer: Oregon State University
Closing Date: 09/17/2017
The College of Forestry is seeking a Inventory, GIS, and Reforestation Forester. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE),12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Department Head.
This position will lead the inventory, geographic information system (GIS) and reforestation programs for the Oregon State University (OSU) Research Forests. This position is essential for supporting our teaching and research mission and for providing critical support to timber, recreation, reforestation, planning, and engineering programs.
The Research Forests, part of the OSU College of Forestry, are comprised of nine premier research, teaching, and demonstration forests located throughout Oregon. The 12,000 acre McDonald-Dunn Forest, located immediately to the north and west of Corvallis, is the largest of these forest properties and the primary work location. This forest, which hosts over 150,000 visits per year, contains 110 miles of roads and 26 miles of multi-use trails.
40% – Forest Inventory:
25% – Geographical Information Systems:
30% – Reforestation:
5% – Staff Support:
Preferred (Special) Qualifications