TFA Classifieds

Welcome to the Tennessee Forestry Association classified ads!

This section allows you to view current job openings, forestry equipment and items for sale or wanted, and forestry-related services.

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Employment / For Sale / Services / Wanted

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1-13-2017~Job Opening for Procurement Forester

Availabilty: 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.

Responsibilties:

• 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.




10-17-2016~~Need Someone with a Knuckle Boom Rig

10-17-2016~~ am interested in hiring someone with a knuckle boom rig and a buck saw/ ground saw. I have several days worth of logs I need to get blocked out into firewood length. All lumber is clean stacked and on a good working surface. Will pay reasonable fee for service. Could potentially turn into 2-3 times a year work. Easy access. Located in Murfreesboro.

Please call, text or email Randy Freeman Free3man@comcast.net 615-207-1164 *if no answer Please leave voice mail**




Field Supervisor with F&W Forestry Services, Inc.

Field Supervisor with F&W Forestry Services, Inc.

POSITION: Field Supervisor

LOCATION: Corinth, MS

RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibilities will focus on planning, overseeing, and reporting on land management activities. Responsible for interacting with clients, supervising employees and contractors, and assisting with other related duties as needed. Occasional out of town work may be required.

REQUIREMENTS: We are seeking a highly motivated individual with the ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment. A minimum of a BS in Forestry from an accredited Forestry school is required. Ten or more years of experience in a similar forestry field is preferred. Computer skills in Microsoft Office Excel and Word will be necessary. Good written and verbal communication skills are required. Experience GIS is a plus.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Includes the ability to traverse distances over one mile on uneven terrain; work in outdoor forested areas for extended periods in a variety of environmental conditions; occasionally carry 5 to 10 pounds of equipment over longer distances for extended periods of time and 50 pounds over shorter distances. Must be able to work independently during a work week and complete tasks in a timely manner. SALARY: Commensurate with experience and education.

DURATION OF POSITION OPENING: Until position is filled.

CONTACT: Submit all resumes/cover letters via email to jobposting10@fwforestry.com




5-17-2016 Evergreen Packaging Full Time Fiber Procurement Forester

Fiber Procurement Forester

Canton Mill, Full Time

Evergreen Packaging is a fiber based packaging solutions business and is one of the largest global packaging companies in the world. Our expertise comes from a long history of satisfying our customers’ needs through innovations in papermaking, barrier technologies, and filling equipment. Our business is committed to consistently delivering the highest quality paperboard, envelope paper, and publishing papers. We pour “fresh thinking” into what we do every day while creating value for our customers and our employees.

We are currently seeking to add to our impressive group of talented associates located at our Paper Mill in Canton, NC. Established in 1908, the Canton Mill rests in a valley located in the Western part of the state, about 18 miles past Asheville toward the Tennessee state line. As one of the largest industrial employers in Western North Carolina, Evergreen Packaging’s Canton and Waynesville operations have sustained the local economy and generations of families from surrounding towns and counties for over one hundred years.

Additional information regarding the Canton and Asheville area can be located at www.haywood-nc.com and www.exploreasheville.com.

Job Description

Specific Job Activities:

Wood Procurement and Operations: Procurement of roundwood, chips, and wastefuel for Evergreen facilities

Weekly wood order management and supplier scheduling

Delivery monitoring system management

Wood reporting and metric tracking

Wood Accounting Support:

Assist with wood procurement accounting and administrative support including:

Ticket Reconciliation

Contract Management

Purchase Order Management

Quality Control of Inventory Transactions

Forest Certification:

Chain of Custody (COC) credit tracking and compliance

Certification audit preparation

Field audits for producer and supplier compliance to certification standards

Field forestry support for private landowners enrolled in certification programs

Wood quality:

Chip quality sampling

Roundwood and chip specification compliance audits

Chip and Roundwood quality reporting

Basic Requirements:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry or similar Natural Resource program is required

One – five years of applicable experience is required, which may include experience gained through internships or co-ops

Candidates should possess or have the ability to acquire Registered Forester status in North Carolina within a 24 month period

Preferred Requirements / Skills:

Masters Degree in Forestry or similar

Natural Resource program is preferred

Contact:

For inquiries and resume submission, please email: rob.elliot@everpack.com




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