Forest Technician – Page County

The position is part of the Clarke, Frederick, Page, Rockingham, Shenandoah, and Warren Counties work area. Within 6 months of hire, the incumbent must live in Page County. Incumbent performs paraprofessional technical forest management work in assigned work areas. Duties include: inspecting harvested tracts to ensure compliance with Water Quality laws; enforcing the Forest Fire, Water Quality and Seed Tree laws; protecting forested land in accordance with the Department's Fire Readiness Plan. Starting Salary: $26,500 minimum. Application deadline October 10.

Employer/Hiring Agency:  Commonwealth of Virginia – Department of Forestry.  For a complete job description including application instructions, visit the web page referencing job posting number 0072444 (link included here).