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Forestry Co-ordinator


Reference: 4971947

We currently have an opportunity within our Forest Division for a Forest Co-ordinator based at our Whirinaki mill site. This type of role doesn't come up often at Pan Pac, so if it fits within your area of expertise, now is the time to join us!

We're looking for a Forest Co-ordinator to take of the operational aspects of managing our forest estates which includes forest maintenance, fire prevention, forest security, health & safety, establishment and silviculture operations and co-ordination of contractors. Critical to this is the ability to develop and maintain relationships with local Iwi, regulatory authorities, forestry contractors, neighbours and other forest owners.

A focus for this role will be looking at innovative ways to improve our forest operations using technology. As a result, someone with a technology interest and or exposure to UAV and drone technology would be beneficial but not essential.

You will have a tertiary qualification in Forestry Management together with at least 5 years field experience. Along with this:

  • An understanding of Forestry principles
  • Local knowledge of environmental factors
  • A logical and practical approach to problem solving & decision making
  • Ability to work unsupervised and to deadlines
  • Be able to work outside normal business hours

This is a unique role with unique challenges. Therefore, we need someone who is self-motivated with high levels of energy to get the job done. If this sounds like you or someone you know, then we'd love to hear from you! Applicants for this position must also have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.

Applications Close: 31 Jan 2020