Saturday , November 25 2023

Yg Jobs – Fuels Management Forester

Website Government of Yukon

Job Summary

Government of Yukon currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a Yg Jobs – Fuels Management Forester for Full Time at their offices in Whitehorse, YT, Canada. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: Yg Jobs – Fuels Management Forester
Company Name: Government of Yukon
Job Location: Whitehorse, YT, Canada
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Government of Yukon
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
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Job Details:

Job Description:

The Wildland Fire Management branch protects life, property and critical infrastructure from wildland fire while facilitating the creation of fire-resilient communities within Yukon. The Fuels Management Forester is responsible for the coordination, planning and management of the forest fuels management program with Wildland Fire Management, Department of Community Services.
The ideal candidate will possess the skills necessary to work independently to provide professional analysis, advice and opinions related to forest fuels management, as well as implement plans and actions that ensure forest fuels management operations are conducted in a responsible manner.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong writing and oral communication skills; and
  • Ability to work as a member of a team during high-stress situations;
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision;
  • Collaboration with allied agencies;
  • Capacity for decision making in a fast-paced environment.
  • Professional relationship building skills;

Qualification & Experience:

  • Degree in Natural Resource Management or other relevant discipline
  • Experience interpreting, following, and making recommendations in accordance with forestry-related legislation (Forest Resources Act, Forest Protection Act, Yukon Environmental and Socioeconomic Assessment Act, etc.);
  • Experience working in a forestry setting to develop and implement operational plans related to fuels management
  • Education, training, or certification in Fire Science, Wildland Fire Behaviour or Project Management would be considered an asset.

Job Details:

Company: Government of Yukon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Whitehorse, YT, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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