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    Summary

    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

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    This positions are located in (Coeur'd Alene, Idaho).  Information about the surrounding area may be found here Coeur d' Alene

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    Responsibilities

    • Serves as a Forestry Technician in a Bureau of Land Management office.
    • Assists professional Foresters by gathering a variety of resource information.
    • Prepares the forestry portion of Resource Management Planning documents.
    • Assist's with other planning and environmental clearance documents; researches and drafts segments of those documents; may make limited recommendations relative to management practices.
    • Performs timber sale reconnaissance and unit design for proposed timber sale tracts.
    • Recognizes variations in timber stand conditions such as species composition, age classes, and silvicultural treatments in order to develop management prescriptions.
    • Reads physical characteristics of terrain as they relate to logging systems and road systems
    • Conducts 100 percent timber cruises or sample surveys to estimate volumes of timber for timber sales
    • Conducts field surveys of timber sale boundaries, roads, and property lines. Uses field notes to plot property lines, read traverses, or timber sale maps.
    • Compiles maps of forest and woodland areas, cutover areas, burned areas, and special use
      areas.
    • May be assigned to oversee the work of lower graded employees.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel may be required to attend training's, conferences, workshops, and/or field visits

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    07

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/542473600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.