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Job Details

Forestry Technician

Employer

Forteck

Date Posted

June 15, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Manning, AB
  • Earnings $24.35 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 15, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Forteck

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills

  • Supervise forest tree nursery operations
  • Provide technical support to forestry research
  • Provide forestry education, advice and recommendations to woodlot owners
  • Implement, supervise and perform technical functions in silvicultural operation
  • Enforce environmental, fire safety and accident prevention regulation
  • Develop and maintain computer databases
  • Conduct and supervise forest inventory cruises, surveys and field measurement

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Work Location Information

Various locations

Long term benefits

Other benefits


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Forestry Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Forestry Technologists and Technicians
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising the construction of access routes, forest roads and forest tree nursery operations; and in implementing and supervising technical functions in silviculture and forest harvesting operations and in co-ordinating activities such as timber scaling, forest fire suppression, disease and insect control and pre-commercial thinning of forest stands

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to monitor activities of logging companies and contractors, to enforce regulations, such as those concerning environmental protection, resource use, fire safety and accident prevention

INNOVATIVE

Interest in precision working to provide technical support to forestry research programs in areas such as tree improvement, seed orchard operations, insect and disease surveys and experimental forestry and forest engineering research

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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