Society of American Foresters

Northwest Regions

Inventory Forester

Company: 
Lone Rock Resources
Location: 
Roseburg, Oregon

Lone Rock Resources, headquartered in Roseburg, Oregon, is a family-owned and operated company managing more than 150,000 acres in southwest Oregon. We are a fully integrated forest management company involved in a wide spectrum of activities including: reforestation, silviculture, inventory, cruising, forest land appraisal, surveying, road construction, log sales, and logging. Lone Rock is a progressive, cutting-edge tree growing company, with highly-skilled and motivated personnel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform inventory cruises to collect accurate forest inventory information on company lands
  • Assist in the development of long-term harvest plans
  • Provide information and support for land management activities
  • Edit and maintain GIS data
  • Assist with forest land appraisals and acquisitions
  • Implement Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Policy
  • Special projects as needed

Requirements:

  • B.S. or higher in forestry related field
  • Highly motivated, organized, and attentive to detail
  • Ability to work on adverse terrain in all types of weather
  • Good analytical skills with a basic understanding of statistics
  • Strong oral and written communication skills • Ability to work independently and safely with little direct supervision
  • Team player – able to understand and work well with different personalities • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs including: Access, Excel, Outlook, and Word
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving history

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience with forest inventory
  • Familiar with general principles of growth models
  • Experience with GIS

Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience and ability.

Benefits include:

  • Performance bonus program
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • Generous medical and life insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Company issued pickup and cell phone

To apply: send a cover letter and resume with references to AKellom@lrtco.com or mail to Lone Rock Resources, PO BOX 1127, Roseburg, OR, 97470. Closing date for application is 9/10/2021.