1 Full-time position (40 hours per week, with some overtime)
Position opens April 27th, 2021 and closes on May 10th, 2021
The ideal starting time for this position is June 1, 2021.
Implement technical wildlife and forestry activities on state and private land throughout Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri at project locations. Conducts timber stand improvement, hack and squirt, tree planting, edge feathering, cedar removal, spraying invasive plants and other forestry related activities. Assist with ground preparation, planting native grass, food plot installation, maintaining boundary markers, prescribed fire, equipment repair and maintenance, along with mixing and applying herbicides. Perform other duties as required.
Bachelors of Science in forestry, wildlife biology, natural resources or other closely related fields preferred, but willing to train the right person. Knowledge of and ability to operate tractors, light duty trucks and trailers, all-terrain vehicles, chainsaws, sprayers, and other farm implements. Individual must be extremely self-motivated, dependable, hardworking, and eager to learn. Valid driver’s license required.
Custom Forestry Applications LLC operates out of Robinson, Kansas specializing in forestry and wildlife management practices for state, federal, and private landowners. Most projects are within a 3-4 hour radius from the headquarters, making occasional overnight travel a requirement. This is a fast paced, goal driven and exciting opportunity to get first hand forestry and wildlife habitat management experience with a growing business. The anticipated starting date is June 2021.