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Regional Urban Forester 3- West

Regional Urban Forester 3- West
Location: Memphis, TN Salary: $2,908 -
$4,652 monthly

Job Description:
The west Tennessee Regional Urban Forester resides within the Forest Health and Sustainability Unit and is responsible for implementing urban forest management programs in western grand division of the state.

Specific Job Duties:
PLANNING
1. Provides input and guidance to Forest Health and Sustainability Unit Leader regarding urban forest management programs
2. Seeks opportunities and partnerships to grow urban forest management programs within the west Tennessee region

PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION
1. Actively develops and maintains working partnerships with other state and federal agencies, non-profit organizations and various conservation groups
2. Ensures Division urban forest management programs are relevant on a region-wide basis
3. Provides technical assistance and relevant information to homeowners, landowners, schools, communities, non-profits, municipalities and cities
4. Administers the Arbor Day Foundation programs (Tree City USA, Tree Line USA, and Tree Campus USA), urban riparian restoration, urban forest canopy assessments, outreach and education, wildland fire management, forest health and urban cost share assistance in the west Tennessee region
5. Partners with the Tennessee Urban Forestry Council to implement urban forest management programs and conduct outreach activities

Regional Urban Forester- Forest Health and Sustainability Unit Page 2 Application link can be found on the Tennessee Division of Forestry’s Careers page:
https://www.tn.gov/agriculture/forests/employment-opportunities.html

For more information, please contact:
HEATHER SLAYTON | Assistant State
Forester- Programs, Personnel, Planning
Department of Agriculture
Ellington Agricultural Center
P.O. Box 40627 Melrose Station, Nashville, TN 37204

o. 615-837-5432, c. 615-218-4377, f. 615-837-5003

heather.slayton@tn.gov
www.tn.gov/agriculture




TFA Forester Contract Job Position

Tennessee Forestry Association Contract Position Announcement

Forester

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Science Degree (or higher) in a Forestry Related Major from an Accredited University.

Description of Position: Independent Contractor Position with the Tennessee Forestry Association (TFA). The forester would work closely with Riparian Zone Buffer Projects in the Elk and Duck River Watershed Counties in Southern Middle Tennessee. The position would also administer the Tennessee Tree Farm Program . Goals to Recruit and Retain Tree Farms across Tennessee with a focus in the Elk/Duck River Watershed Counties. (Maury, Marshall, Bedford, Coffee, Giles, Lincoln, Moore and Franklin).

Experience: Must have 5+ years of forestry experience and specifically should have on-the ground experience, with knowledge of federal and state landowner assistance programs and the American Forest Foundation (AFF) Tree Farm Program.

Responsibilities: Work with Federal and State Agencies, NGO Representatives, others on the Elk/Duck River Watershed Steering Committee to promote forest management in the Elk/Duck River Watershed Counties. Grow the Tennessee Tree Farm Program, inspect/re-inspect Tree Farms, database organization, support TN Tree Farm Committee as needed. Other Tennessee Forestry Association duties as assigned.

Employment: Independent Contractor Position for at Least 1 Year, with Expectations to Continue 2-3 years. Periodic Reporting and Attendance at the TFA Office in Nashville.

Expense Reimbursement: Applicable Mileage and Expenses related to fulfilling responsibilities of position will be reimbursed by the Tennessee Forestry Association.

Resumes Should be Received by the Tennessee Forestry Association by Thursday, November 15, 2018.

For More Information Send Resumes by 11/15/18 to:
 
Candace Dinwiddie
Tennessee Forestry Association
P.O. Box 290693
Nashville, TN 37229
615 883-3832 TFA office
615 969-9972 cell
 615 883-0515 fax

cdinwiddie@tnforestry.com
www.tnforestry.com




2018 Grader/Inspector Position
LUMBER INSPECTOR/GRADER Fowler Lumber Company in Gallatin, TN is seeking a full-time hardwood lumber inspector/grader. 2 years experience and NHLA certification preferred but not required. Must work well with others in a fast-paced environment. Please email McLean Fowler (mfowler@fowlerlumber.com) or Clark Fowler (clarkf@fowlerlumber.com) or call 615-452-8733. Relocation assistance. All inquiries held in strict confidence.