Posted: Tuesday, February 06, 2024 04:37 PM


Position Details Position Information Requisition Number S3360P Home Org Name CFWE Admin Main Division Name College of Forestry, Wildlife, and Environment Position Title Forest Management Specialist Job Class Code GB07 Appointment Status Full-time Part-time FTE Limited Term No Limited Term Length Job Summary The Auburn University College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment (CFWE) is seeking applicants for the Forest Management Specialist position. The Auburn University College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment (CFWE) is a flagship institution and the backbone of Alabama’s $30 billion+ forest, wildlife, and natural resources-related enterprises, a significant component of the State’s economic and employment fabric. Its mission is to create tomorrow’s professionals and thought leaders, develop new knowledge and science-based solutions to emerging and complex natural resource issues, and improve the social, economic, and environmental well-being of citizens in Alabama and beyond. About Auburn: Auburn was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years! Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting It’s a Lifestyle: The Auburn/Opelika area is a page right out of Southern Living magazine with an idyllic small-town feel, perfecting a unique balance between a close-knit community and driving consistent growth and development. Paralleling the exponential growth of Auburn University, the Auburn/Opelika area boasts services and amenities that cater to any interest. We’re proud of our top school systems, city services, award-winning restaurants, and the infectious spirit of life in a college town. You can find us nestled halfway between the beach and the mountains in a lower-cost-of-living area, two hours outside of Atlanta or Birmingham. If you’re new to Auburn, we’d love to introduce you. If you’re already acquainted with Auburn, we’ll keep it simple: it’s time to come home! Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all. Essential Functions Plans, develops, and implements all aspects of forest management of all lands under Auburn University responsibility. Specializes in the processes of land management including but not limited to site preparation, planting, thinning’s, harvest, inventory, regeneration efforts, and forest health evaluations. Develops and manages the Geographic Information System (GIS) contains information on Auburn University lands to facilitate responsible management of forest products and assist in teaching and research endeavors. Researches and develops additional means of revenue-generation on university properties, providing professional recommendations to meet the objectives of each property. Oversees maintenance and repairs on university properties to keep facilities in proper working conditions. Maintains a preventative maintenance program for equipment and facilities. Assists University faculty with selection for both short term and long-term research, teaching, or outreach projects, and management or maintenance of desired forest conditions for studies. May provide assistance to instructors for classes taught at the College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment. Negotiates terms and conditions of agreements and contracts for forest harvesting, forest management, and leasing of forest lands. Collects data for record keeping research and recreational use. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Forestry, Natural Resources Management, or Wildlife Management. 3 years of experience in all aspects of forest management and development of forestry management plans. Experience in managing and directing contractors and implementing forestry practices. The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the term of employment. Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications Minimum Skills and Abilities Knowledge of all aspects of forest management, GIS, and state bid contract practices. Ability to operate forestry equipment. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculty and fellow employees, contractors, and students. Minimum Technology Skills Minimum License and Certifications Valid Driver’s License Desired Qualifications Desired Qualifications Posting Detail Information Salary Range $45,000 - $72,000 Job Category Other Working Hours if Non-Traditional M - F, 7:45am - 4:45pm City position is located in: Auburn State position is located: Alabama List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position Posting Date 02/05/2024 Closing Date EEO Statement Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Price - 47300 - 59900

• Location: Auburn, AL Auburn, AL Alabama

• Post ID: 9075846048 Auburn

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