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Employment / For Sale / Services / Wanted

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3-20-2017 Postition Announcement

Position: Procurement representative/forester located in East Tennessee position available.

Organization: IndusTREE Companies is a vertically integrated Company based out of Alabama, with operations in Tennessee, Georgia and Florida. IndusTREE Timber employs 17 full-time procurement representatives throughout the four states. A network of 40 PLM certified logging contractors. Efficient performance of any type of harvest: clear-cut, select-cut, thinning, wet ground conditions and steep ground conditions. Post-harvest services such as site prep and replanting. Custom sustainable management plans that meet landowner goals and objectives. IndusTREE's four manufacturing facilities efficiently produce industrial items critical to the transportation and energy infrastructure of North America. Core products such as rail ties, utility poles, grade hardwood lumber, and pallet stock are produced every day at our facilities. Providing key markets for regional timberland owners, IndusTREE Timber and logging managers ensure all wood products are procured and shipped to the mill best suited to process them according to customers’ orders, increasing efficiency and product quality.

Background: The IndusTREE Timber, Logging, Manufacturing, and Properties divisions—can handle all forest industry operations, from basic land management to high volume lumber and railroad cross-tie output. The IndusTREE Advantage comes from vertical integration at all levels of the forest products industry supply chain—giving IndusTREE deeper insight into forest products market conditions and trends. Major worldwide forest products companies such as Georgia Pacific, International Paper, John Hancock Timberlands and West Fraser are all customers who continue to benefit from the IndusTREE Advantage through IndusTREE’s top quality management, harvesting and transportation services. Since its founding in 1994, IndusTREE’s focus on relationships hasn’t changed at all. Cutting timber can be a once in a lifetime decision, and we don’t take that lightly. All landowners can be 100% confident when working with us and enjoying the IndusTREE Advantage!

Key Responsibilities:

Cruising and estimating value and volumes of standing timber

Verifying Property lines and delineating SMZ’s

Supervision of logging activities and tract inspections

Assist Division Manager and Woodyard Manager in log purchasing and scaling

Qualifications: Minimum 2 years related work experience or Bachelor’s degree in Forest Engineering or Forest Management. Ability to work with diverse groups. Strong project management skills. Effective writing and oral presentation skills. Computer skills. Must be willing to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends.

How to Apply: Email cover letter and Resume to:

jmcevoy@industreecompanies.com




1-13-2017~Job Opening for Procurement Forester

Availability: Immediate

Location: East Tennessee – Based in Oak Ridge, TN

Description: Procurement Forester will manage log buying, timber acquisition from private landowners and logging activities for hardwood sawmill.

Job will include negotiating purchases, overseeing contract logging activities and merchandising of timber products.

Responsibilities:

Locate and approach potential timber purchase landowners

Cruising and evaluating standing timber

Negotiating timber purchase terms and preparation of timber sales contracts

Confirming property lines, ownership, and legality of sales

Oversight of contract logging activities (BMP’s, Merchandising)

Manage gatewood log procurement

Qualifications:

4 year degree in Forestry (or 2 year degree with experience)

Experience in hardwood timber cruising, evaluation and harvesting

Effective Oral and Written Communication Skills

Must be self-directed individual Benefits:

Company vehicle provided

• Healthcare and 401k available (after qualification period)

• Salary commensurate with qualification and experience

Contact: Chris Keziah
Phone: 865-805-1578
Fax: 615-514-9603
Email: chriskeziah@comcast.net




11-15-2016~Wood Procurement Forester Position Opening

The Huber Engineered Woods Spring City, Tennessee facility is seeking a high energy applicant for a Wood Procurement Forester I position. This individual will assist the Wood Procurement Manager in the purchase of the required quality and quantity of wood required to sustain the operational capacity of the Spring City, Tennessee Engineered Woods plant. The individual will also contribute to the development, organization, implementation and administration of a wood procurement program to ensure the long-term sustainability of the forest resources.

Qualified candidates must have a BS in Forest Management from an SAF Accredited Forestry School and 3-5 years of related experience. A Master’s Degree in Forestry may count for 1 year of required experience.

The successful candidate must possess knowledge in timber cruising and evaluation; wood harvest planning, supervision, and delivery; receiving; inspection; scaling; inventory; and payment systems. Knowledge and proficiency in GIS systems is strongly desired. Candidates must demonstrate qualifying criteria: safety consciousness, leadership skills, communication skills (presentation, written, oral), organizational skills, coaching skills, people skills, strong work ethic, motivator, willingness to learn.

The candidate must have either a Registered Forester or Certified Forester designation or achieve that certification within two (2) years of employment.

Huber offers an excellent compensation and benefits package which includes profit sharing, 401K Employee Savings Plan with company matching contributions, Medical, Dental, Short and Long-term disability, Life Insurance and Education Expense Reimbursement. Substance Abuse Screen and Background check required.

Please send resumes to:
julia.greer@huber.com
OR
Huber Engineered Woods
Attn: Julia Greer
10925 David Taylor Drive, Suite 300,
Charlotte, NC, 28262

No application will be accepted at the Huber location, No Phone Calls Please.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.




F/s : 2015 HFE 36 Portable Sawmill Portable Bandmill Lumber Saw mill

For sale

2015 HFE 36 Portable Sawmill Portable Bandmill Lumber Saw mill

The HFE-36 is able to handle a 36" diameter log, comes standard with 3-way support "Hud-Son" guides, a Powerful 16 HP Briggs and Stratton Vanguard, Commercial Series Engine. Delivering over 20 foot lbs. of torque to get thru the nastiest of logs. Hud-Son also includes 2-7' sections of track, a full lube and blade cooling system, and of course a baked on, not "spray painted" rugged powder coat to add to the longevity of the mill.

Price : $1,700 Usd

Contact below to Place Order

Sales Rep : James Vincent

Contact Email : farmeuipsales@zoho.com




Logging Equipment for Sale Logging Equipment for Sale
1983 540B cable skidder and 1984 540 B cable skidder , both have low time 115 hp 4045t engines and 80% 23.1x 26 tires. Asking $20,000. Each. Phone 865 599 4547 . Email lesmc3@bellsouth.net


Need to Sale
94 Mack truck with 120 Prentice loader and a 240 Timberjack Skidder runs good just don't have time to work with it much anymore asking $45,000 also have a 90 Peterbilt & a 99 Volvo will take $58,000 for all obo can send pics txt 256-668-0499 or you can email me at attaway94@yahoo.com


Skidder chains
Please call on us for prices of skidder chains before you buy. We are located in Cookeville, Tn. Commercial Truck Parts 931-528-3801 Thanks Mac


Tax and Book Keeping for Consultants and Loggers Tax and Book Keeping for Consultants and Loggers

Does your current accountant know the difference between board foot and a cord? We do. Former forester, enrolled to practice before the IRS is offering modern book keeping and tax preparation to those in the Forest industry.

Contact Avery at 865-622-9697 or visit www.paulbunyantax.com to learn more.




Stormwater Services for Sawmills

Southern Stormwater Services can greatly reduce the hassle of stormwater permit compliance for sawmills.

We can provide very reasonable solutions for stormwater plans (SWPPP's), outfall maps, sampling, monthly inspections and comprehensive monitoring. Local stormwater professionals that provide common sense approaches to keep your sawmill in compliance with changing water quality regulations.

Just email us at SouthernStormwater@outlook.com for a free consultation.




Need Forestry Parts Need Forestry Parts
Parting out many JD skidders. Also new aftermarket parts. PH.717.238.2725 www.bluemtnparts.com We ship same day.


6-23-2016~8 acres in Kingston Springs
Need logger for 8 acres. Had an estimate already on it and it was $30K+ 615-975-4118


6-20-2016~60+ Acres to be Logged
Needing 60+ acres logged in Overton County. Please email hogeye54@hotmail.com for more information