Senior Registered Professional Forester

Location: Davenport, CA

Big Creek Lumber Company’s forestry department has an immediate opening for an experienced Registered Professional Forester. The successful candidate will have a record of working independently to plan, permit, and implement challenging forest management projects. This position entails a wide range of duties including: preparation of complex management plans and harvesting permits for company and client-owned timberlands; supervision of company and subcontracted logging crews; strategic planning for land management decisions; mentoring and supervising junior staff; and public interface. The applicant should be licensed as an RPF and have extensive field experience, excellent verbal and written communication, technical writing and computer skills, and demonstrated project management capabilities. Will build and maintain good working relationships with government agencies, neighboring landowners and clients. Must be able to manage projects from start to finish, demonstrating effective project completion and follow-up.

Wage negotiable, depending on qualifications. Package includes medical, dental, voluntary vision and life insurance; 401k retirement plan with generous match and profit-sharing contributions; bonus potential; and paid vacation/sick/holidays.  For more information, contact the Human Resources Department (831-457-5019 or

If you are interested in this position, please apply online. Or apply by submitting a completed  job application or resume and cover letter to us via email to or via fax at (866) 828-4171.


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