Forestry Summer Student

Reporting to the County Forest Manager, the successful candidate will assist with forestry operations.

Posting Date

Closing Date

What you’ll do

  • Inventory, trail and sign maintenance, public education and record keeping
  • Invasive species identification and removal
  • Operation of manual tools such as pruners and saws
  • Other duties as assigned

What you’ll bring

  • Currently enrolled in, or having completed, an applicable program at an accredited college or university
  • A valid Ontario “G” driver’s license (public transportation is not available)
  • C.S.A. approved safety footwear
  • Knowledge of applicable forest ecology, silviculture and forestry procedures
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively; both oral and written
  • Self-motivated with the ability to function independently and as part of a team
  • Availability to work 35 hours per week with a typical work week being Tuesday through Saturday
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