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Forester Posted Jun 07
Colorado State Forest Service , Durango, CO (Various Locations)
Under the supervision of a Supervisory Forester, the Forester position will be the lead and serve as the representative for one or more of the following program areas:

Forest management
Special projects as assigned
Forest agriculture
Community Wildfire Protection Plans
Forest stewardship planning
Grant program management
Urban and community forestry
Outreach & education programs
Wildfire mitigation & fuels treatment
State parks forest management
State trust land forest management
Pile burning on state lands
Insect and disease
Community/HOA assistance
Seasonal crew hiring and oversight
Federal, state, and local government forest management projects
Grant programs this position will administer include but are not limited to: Colorado Forest Restoration, State & Private Forestry, State Fire Assistance, Community Assistance Funding on Adjacent Lands, and other State and Federal grants.

This position will provide professional, science-based assistance to local landowners regarding forest health (insects, disease, and wildfire mitigation), and prepare program related reports. In addition, these positions will also provide assistance to other staff in additional program areas including: Federal land forest management through the Good Neighbor Authority and facilities maintenance.

Locations: Canon City, Durango, Franktown, Gunnison, La Veta, and State Forest in Gould


To apply and for a complete position announcement, please review the following website: CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.

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