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Forest Planning-Technical Manager

Develop and deliver operational information to teams for implementation.


  • Manage forestry inventory, wood flow modelling, land evaluation, and GIS modelling
  • Provide strategic advice to CEO, General Manager Forestry and Harvesting Manager
  • Prepare and monitor budgets for relevant sections
  • Represent company and consult with regional bodies, stakeholders and industry groups
  • Manage compilation of timber release plans to agreed timetables
  • Analyse resource stratification, field and office development, field inventory
  • Manage delivery of inventory programs through a combination of employees and contractors as required
  • Lead relationship building and negotiation with key stakeholders
  • Manage and provide mentoring and coaching to a team
  • Manage performance and audit of inventory contractors
  • Manage day-to-day implementation of Occupational Health and Safety programs in the workplace

Personal Requirements

  • communication skills
  • organisational skills
  • problem solving skills
  • work unsupervised
  • supervisory skills
  • enjoy science and the environment
  • planning skills


Senior Forester Tactical Planner
Double Bachelor Degree in Forest Science and Science”I have direct involvement in the future planning of sustainable timber harvesting and utilisation of resources from our State forests. Every day I’m involved in the key decisions made on where we decide to harvest, and protecting all the other forest values that we need to consider as part of forest management. That’s very important to me – and a very rewarding part of my job.
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