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Forest Establishment/Silviculture

Forester
Company/Location: Green Triangle Region of Western Victoria and South East of South Australia

Jobs Description:
Our private forestry company has been growing pines since the 1970's and blue gums since the 1990's.

We are seeking an experienced forester to work with us on the silvicultural aspects of our business.

The position is part time and approximately 2 days per week.

To apply for the position, please email your CV with a covering letter to Geddes Management Pty Ltd at davidgeddes@ozemail.com.au

For more info
Contact: David Geddes
E-mail: davidgeddes@ozemail.com.au

Applications close: Monday, 29-Oct-2018

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Senior Forester - Silviculture

Company/Location: PF Olsen Australia - Hamilton, Victoria

Jobs Description:
PF Olsen Australia is a leading independent forest management services provider, managing forests for clients throughout Australia. We are seeking a suitably experienced person to manage silvicultural operations on our 62,000 hectare Green Triangle hardwood estate. Our estate has dual FSC and Responsible Wood certification.

To succeed at PF Olsen, you need to be:

  • Highly motivated, and a self-starter with a strong work ethic
  • Intelligent and admin savvy, but also happy to get your hands dirty
  • Prepared to assert your views, but also demonstrate respect for your team mates
  • Focused on relationships as well as understanding and delivering against customer expectations
We are seeking candidates with substantial experience in silvicultural management. The role involves the overall management of silvicultural operations in the region including managing five staff, a 4,500 ha annual planting program, engagement of contractors, fire management, ensuring compliance with OH&S, environmental standards and other company policies. The position will be based in our Hamilton office.

If you think this opportunity might be for you then please email emma.brown@pfolsen.com for an information pack. For further information regarding the position contact our office on +61 03 5551 1000.

For more information about PF Olsen Australia visit www.pfolsen.com

For more info
Contact: Emma Brown
E-mail: emma.brown@pfolsen.com

Applications close: Friday, 26-Oct-2018

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Forest Management

Planner/Senior Planner
Company/Location: Forestry Corporation of NSW

Jobs Description:

  • Are you seeking a job with a great mix of field and office work?
  • Want to work in some of the most beautiful, diverse and amazing forests in the world?
  • Excellent pay, benefits and work/life balance on offer, working in new modern offices located in the coastal, sub-tropical city of Coffs Harbour
  • We welcome applications from recent or upcoming graduates or experienced candidates
A rare 15-month opportunity with potential for extension is available, working with Forestry Corporation of NSW. We are an environmentally responsible employer managing one of the state’s most sustainable resources and we pride ourselves on being the largest manager of commercial plantation & native forests in New South Wales.

About the Position:
As the Planner/Senior Planner you will be responsible for;
  • Producing operational harvest and haul plans for our timber operations in both native and hardwood plantation forests.
  • Planning activities across a designated region which includes Coffs Harbour, Dorrigo, Bellingen, Urunga and Grafton.
  • Ensuring safe, accurate and effective plans are delivered so we can meet our demand and supply commitments to our customers.
  • Collaborating with our ecology team, assisting with surveys and burning programs and providing critical advice to operational colleagues.
  • Actively participating in frontline firefighting activities as and when required.
About You:
  • You are a strong communicator, problem solver and are details focused. You enjoy working as part of a team, alongside talented and motivated individuals but equally are self-driven and motivated, able to work autonomously and deliver results.
How to apply: Applicants should email their applications to jobapplications@fcnsw.com.au Please provide an updated CV and a cover letter outlining what you would bring to the role.

Closing Date: Applications must be received by 31st October 2018.

For more info
Contact: Matt Kinny
E-mail: jobapplications@fcnsw.com.au
Phone: +61 0419635412

Applications close: Wednesday, 31-Oct-2018

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Senior Forest Officer - Forest Management (North)

Company/Location: Sustainable Timber Tasmania

Jobs Description:

  • Help manage Tasmania’s valuable forest estate
  • Lead and motivate others
  • Participate in fire management activities
This role is responsible for delivering regional land based operational programs and activities across the forest estate. The successful applicant will join the Forest Management Team on a permanent full-time basis based in either Scottsdale or Perth, Tasmania.

About Us
Sustainable Timber Tasmania is responsible for managing 800,000 hectares of public production forests which provide vital environmental, economic and social benefits for all Tasmanians. It is our business to ensure that these benefits are sustainably managed for current and future generations alike.

Copies of the Position Description and Selection Criteria are available at https://www.sttas.com.au/about-us/careers

Contact:
For a confidential conversation about the role please contact: John McNamara on +61 0458 948 089 or john.mcnamara@sttas.com.au

Applicants must be an Australian citizen or hold the right to live and work in Australia. The successful applicant will be subject to a pre-employment medical, a National Police Check and a 5 month probationary period.

How to Apply:
Your application should be one document consisting of a 1-2 page covering letter which outlines your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Selection Criteria and your current resume.

Please email your application to people@sttas.com.au by 9.00am on Monday 29 October 2018.

For more info
Contact: John McNamara
E-mail: john.mcnamara@sttas.com.au
mobile: +61 0458948089

Applications close: Monday, 29-Oct-2018

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Forestry Harvesting

Harvest Supervisor

Company/Location: Australian Bluegum Plantations, Hamilton Victoria

Jobs Description:
Australian Bluegum Plantations (ABP) is a leading Australian vertically integrated forestry company, managing all aspects of the supply chain from procuring land, establishing and growing plantations, harvesting the trees and exporting wood fibre from the ports of Portland, Victoria and Albany, WA to our customers in Japan and China. Our business is unique in that seed is sourced from our own seed orchards and our products and practices continually advance through ongoing investment in Research and Development.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Harvest Supervisor to fill the role within our organisation. We are looking for a committed individual with high professional standards of work to join our harvesting team based in our Hamilton office in Western Victoria.

Some key accountabilities include;

  • Key focus on safety and environmental management, implementing company requirements
  • Managing harvesting and haulage operations
  • Supervising road construction operations for timber extraction
  • Implementing quality management and value recovery infield
  • Working with key stakeholders to ensure consultation and delivery of best outcomes
  • Participate in firefighting activities during fire season
Applicants will possess:
  • Tertiary qualifications in forestry or equivalent preferred but not essential
  • Strong safety and environmental credentials
  • Good communication and teamwork attributes
  • Understanding and implementation of good logistic plans
  • Contractor management experience preferred
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to learn quickly
  • A current drivers licence
  • A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in Forestry operations
As a senior member of the Harvesting team you will be required to provide additional harvesting support to both the GT Harvesting Manager and other harvesting team members. This is an exciting opportunity for a Harvest Supervisor to step up and take on a diverse function that will allow the ideal candidate to make a difference. ABP offers attractive market based remuneration and involvement in a strong growing company.

A Position Description (PD) can be obtained by emailing Barbara.Vanthoff@austgum.com.au

Applications should be emailed to Barbara.Vanthoff@austgum.com.au along with a cover letter highlighting your most recent relevant experiences and qualifications.

For more info
Contact: Barbara Vanthoff
E-mail: Barbara.Vanthoff@austgum.com.au

Applications close: Friday, 9-Nov-2018

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Forestry IT

Customer Success Consultant (Australia & New Zealand)

Company/Location: Remsoft Inc.

Jobs Description:

*This position is remote and is eligible to anyone in Australia or New Zealand.

Remsoft, a leader in optimization and advanced analytics is continuing to expand with this new position based in Australia or New Zealand. With an important client base in Australasia, Remsoft is taking the next step in this region to establish a full time, senior team member.

This multi-faceted role will be focused on ensuring success with our existing clients to improve and accelerate their current solutions; and help introduce Remsoft’s new offerings to the wider market, including our newest SaaS Operations Management application.

Reporting to the VP Global Sales, you will work closely with Sales and Consulting Services departments, focused on business development, technical guidance and some early phase consulting work.

PDF description: Remsoft - Customer Success Consultant - Posting .pdf

For more info
Contact: John Trus
E-mail: careers@remsoft.com
Phone: +15064501511

Applications close: Monday, 29-Oct-2018

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Marketing and Sales

Sales & Procurement Coordinator
Company/Location: Forestry Corporation of NSW

Jobs Description:

The Organisation:
The Softwood Plantations Division of Forestry Corporation of NSW manages over 200,000 Ha of softwood plantations across NSW supplying over 3.2 million tonnes of log products annually.

The Position:
The role is responsible for coordinating the sales and procurement activities of Northern softwood plantations including Bathurst/Oberon, Walcha and Grafton areas, to ensure that revenues from the sale of timber and non-timber products are maximised and expenses incurred in the purchase of major operational goods and services represent the best possible value for money.

This position is additionally responsible for overseeing the evaluation of major commercial decisions with relevant regional stakeholders and subject matter experts. This corporate role provides functional support to regional staff in implementing legal sales and procurement agreements, managing customer and supplier relationships and resolving commercial disputes.

The position is based in Bathurst.

The Successful Applicant:
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Experience in analysing complex commercial, operational and financial problems.
  • Sound knowledge of softwood plantation operations, timber processing and associated commercial transactions.
  • Ability to manage and develop detailed financial analysis, documentation and legal contracts associated with sales and procurement.
  • Ability to negotiate outcomes in a commercial environment.
  • Relevant tertiary qualification.
  • Flexibility to work outside normal hours and travel regularly.
  • Well developed communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment with individual operations managers
The successful candidate will be required to undertake active frontline firefighting duties and be available for afterhours fire standby on a rostered basis.

Successful applicants will be required to satisfactorily complete medical examinations, Drug and Alcohol screening, a Fitness Test (called the Task Based Assessment) to at least the standard of a Moderate Field Test, and accreditation courses for fire fighting to commence and retain employment.

How to apply: Applicants should email their application to jobapplications@fcnsw.com.au

Closing date: Applications must be received by 02nd November 2018

For more information about role please contact Peter Stiles, Sales and Procurement Manager on +61 (02) 6981 4147

Note: The successful applicant will be required to satisfactorily complete a medical examination which includes Drug and Alcohol screening and a Fitness Test (called the Task Based Assessment)

For more info
Contact: Peter Stiles
E-mail: jobapplications@fcnsw.com.au
Phone: +61 (02) 6981 4147

Applications close: Friday, 2-Nov-2018

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Wood Processing/Manufacturing

National Engineering Manager

Company/Location: AKD Softwoods

Jobs Description:
AKD Softwoods is a successful vertically integrated forestry products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. With the business currently undergoing exciting growth and with recent acquisitions; AKD Softwoods is now a national business employing over 1000+ people and is recognised for being a growth orientated progressive company that utilises the latest technologies.

The National Engineering Manager is a newly created role, with a focus on planning and executing our growth and optimisation asset plans. This role is a unique opportunity for a seasoned timber processing professional to shape the future of a dynamic organisation.

This role collaborates and engages with our small Executive Team running the National Business, along with site managers from each of our sites located across three states. The role reports to the Chief Executive Officer and will represent the organisation on industry engineering bodies, establish relationships with government, research and development groups and OEM's.

About the role
You will be responsible for the development of the long-term asset plan for Wood Products as well as have input and oversight of business improvement. With accountability for scenario planning for assets and performance, you will have oversight and governance for group CAPEX programs; execution of the operational technology roadmap; and oversight and monitoring of Group Asset Performance.

Skills and Experience
You will be an experienced leader with the following skills and experience:

  • A strong strategic vision for assets
  • Extensive engineering knowledge of timber processing
  • An understanding of the Australian markets
  • Operational technology awareness
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills
  • A background in large project management delivery
  • Prepared to travel nationally on a regular basis
We believe that our people are the backbone to our success. We are passionate about being a great place to work, have industry leading training and development programs, good work life balance and competitive remuneration. You can learn more about us at akd.com.au

This is a full-time position most likely based at our Colac Head Office. If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘NE1017’ to:
Human Resources,
AKD Softwoods,
7-15 Forest Street,
Colac, Vic 3250

Applications Close Friday 26th October 2018

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.

For more info
Contact: Human Resources
E-mail: recruitment@akd.com.au
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National Technical Manager

Company/Location: AKD Softwoods

Jobs Description:
AKD Softwoods is a successful vertically integrated forestry products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. With the business currently undergoing exciting growth and with recent acquisitions; AKD Softwoods is now a national business employing over 1000+ people and is recognised for being a growth orientated progressive company that utilises the latest technologies.

We are now offering an exciting opportunity for an energetic, self-motivated, problem-solver with experience and a tertiary qualification in Engineering or Applied Science who is looking for an exciting challenge.

The successful applicant will work closely with the production, engineering and sales teams, applying analytical skills and process technologies, developing solutions to challenges arising in production processes, with product attributes, and in relation to market opportunities. Through strong technical ability, data driven outcomes and problem solving skills the incumbent must foster and promote a proactive continuous improvement culture, seeking value for the organisation in line with AKD’s values and objectives.

Key duties & responsibilities will include:

  • Initiate and conduct Research and Development projects
  • Keep abreast of evolving product and processing technologies
  • Ability to translate the outcomes from investigations into tangible process and or product improvement strategies
  • Keep detailed and accurate records
  • Manage the evolution of product and process quality control
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders
Experience & requirements:
  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering or Applied Science
  • Strong people management skills
  • Absolute commitment to Health & Safety
  • A thorough understanding of Wood Technology and Timber Production Processes (preferred)
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Prepared to travel nationally on a regular basis
Remuneration will be commensurate with skills, experience and fit to the organisation’s culture.

This is a full-time position based at the Colac Head Office. If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘NT1017’ to:
Human Resources,
AKD Softwoods,
7-15 Forest Street,
Colac, Vic 3250

Applications Close Friday 26th October 2018

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.

For more info
Contact: Human Resources
E-mail: recruitment@akd.com.au
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Sawmill Supervisor
Company/Location: Allied Timber Products Pty Ltd – Bathurst NSW

Jobs Description:
The Company
Allied Timber Products is a privately owned mid-tier radiata sawmilling company processing approximately 90,000m3 small saw logs p.a. producing framing and landscaping products. The mill is a modern Hewsaw SL200 sawline with fully optimised automation to gain high recovery and productivity. Other onsite facilities include a timber treatment plant, kiln drying and a drymill.

The Location
Bathurst is a well serviced city of approximately 45,000 located in the central west of NSW, is famous for its motor sport, particularly the Bathurst 1000. Bathurst also has a good range of other sporting and recreational facilities and groups catering for most tastes with hunting, fishing and water-skiing also plentiful in the surrounding area. Bathurst is home to a good selection of well-regarded Primary & Secondary schools, both private and state, as well as Charles Sturt University and a TAFE campus. There are good health services in the city with the Bathurst Hospital having had a major rebuild in 2011.

The sawmill is located 15min from the centre of Bathurst.

The Position
Allied Timber Products currently have the position of Sawmill Supervisor becoming available. Reporting to the Operations Manager the Sawmill Supervisor has responsibility for 17 staff covering the log yard, sawmill, saw shop, trimming, stacking lines and cleaning duties. The Sawmill Supervisor is responsible for maintaining the operational efficiency of the log yard, the complete sawline, optimisation system, product quality and liaising with the Maintenance Manager to ensure the line is maintained to a high standard with high percentage of availability.

The ideal candidate will have strong supervisory skills, experience in running high speed production lines, preferably in sawmilling, as well as having mechanical aptitude and a strong drive to succeed. Overseas applicants are encouraged provided their application describes their eligibility to work in Australia.

To apply or for more information please contact the Site Manager, Alan Gerrard.

Applications close 16th November 2018

For more info
Contact: Alan Gerrard
E-mail: alan@alliedtimber.com.au
Phone: +61 2 6337 3928

Applications close: Friday, 16-Nov-2018

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Forest Consulting

Auditor Role

Company/Location: IVS Ltd - Hamilton

Jobs Description:
IVS is a leading provider of audit and inspection services to the forestry sector covering a range of export and import activities. We are an innovative and people focussed company that prides itself in offering our clients exceptional service. Our audit team cover a broad spectrum of regulatory and quality system requirements across export and import pathways.

To be successful in this role you will be tertiary qualified, preferably lead auditor trained, enjoy engaging with our clients and have well developed, problem solving skills. You will be able to think on your feet with the ability to manage challenging audit situations while maintaining excellent customer relationships. Strong report writing skills, an attention to detail and the ability to work autonomously are prerequisites. Previous quality systems auditing experience will be an advantage. Some travel is required.

At IVS we offer a supportive work environment and for the successful candidate a real opportunity for career progression and professional development together with an attractive employee remuneration package. If you have 4 or more years’ previous experience in the forestry or a related sector, past exposure to quality systems and are a team player with great communication skills, then you could be the candidate we are seeking.

Key responsibilities include;

  • External and internal audits
  • Technical support to the IVS certification and inspection teams
  • Client management and reporting
  • Involvement in project work including development of new opportunities
This is a full time role Monday to Friday.

Please apply for this role by emailing your CV and cover letter to dreamjob@ivs.co.nz and noting ‘Auditor’ in the subject line.

You need to be entitled to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.

For more info
Contact: Mandy Carson
E-mail: dreamjob@ivs.co.nz

Applications close: Monday, 29-Oct-2018

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Forest Management

Stand Out From The Crowd
Company/Location: Woodnet - Masterton

Jobs Description:

  • Forestry Career Opportunities
  • Forestry/Silviculture Supervisor
  • Forestry Technician
  • Forest Manager
  • Resource planner
If you are interested in any of the above positions, then Woodnet wants to hear from you. We are looking for the right person for our business in its current growth mode.

Depending on the skills you bring to the business we have the flexibility to build the role around you.

The successful applicant will have a tertiary forestry (or appropriate) qualification and need to hit the ground running, be a great communicator, have excellent computer skills, be very organised, have attention to detail, and enjoy carrying out a variety of tasks.

You’ll be joining a team of motivated people striving to provide the best outcomes for our clients and contractors.

Woodnet is a well-resourced Masterton based forest consultancy/management company that offers a wide range of forest and land use services across NZ and operationally throughout the North Island.

We have a fantastic array of satisfied clients who not only keep using us but also recommend us to others and we need more good people to accommodate the demand.

As of November 2017, we became part of FOMS who now complete the forest management chain by providing comprehensive harvesting and marketing services.

We are a fun team that has regular team activities, shares venison and chomps pizza for lunch. Masterton is close to great surfing, fishing, hunting, schooling and cafés.

If you are looking for a challenging (in a good way) career journey and opportunity to grow, send in your application (CV and cover letter) to admin@woodnet.co.nz by 1 November 2018. Alternatively, call Chris Ladd (+64 027 777 5072) if you would like to discuss this opportunity or for more information.

There are heaps of jobs out there but only so many great opportunities – we look forward to hearing from you!

www.woodnet.co.nz
www.foms.co.nz

For more info
Contact: Chris Ladd
E-mail: admin@woodnet.co.nz
Phone: +64 06 3702068

Applications close: Thursday, 1-Nov-2018

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Assistant Manager (Forestry)

Company/Location: Zindia Ltd, Picton & Malborough Sounds

Jobs Description:
Zindia Limited is a vertically integrated forestry company with primary focus on harvesting and log exports to overseas markets. Zindia have a strong involvement in harvesting and marketing forest produce from its own forests.

We are looking for a person to fill the role of Assistant Manager (Forestry) based out of our Picton office.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to supervise and manage, harvesting, planting pine and Manuka, and silviculture
  • A good experience and understanding of ground based and cable harvesting operations.
  • Domestic and export procurement and sales of timber (logs)
  • Implement company policies and procedures by developing plans and instructing staff
  • Consistently review operations and staff to identify any problems, concerns, and opportunities for improvement
  • Assist in recruiting and development of harvesting crew and train them in their specific duties
  • Assist in prepare operations budgets and ensure achievements of defined targets (Sales, GP and Nett Profits)
  • Monitor compliance with safety and hygiene regulations, and environment regulations and take corrective steps when required
  • Manage operations with passion, integrity, and knowledge while promoting the culture and values of the company
Requirements:
  • Degree / Diploma in Forestry preferable but not mandatory
  • Basic knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH), Environmental management and resource consent management
  • Must be able to take direction and delegate responsibilities
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and absolute integrity
  • Happy to travel throughout NZ and overseas for projects

For more info
Contact: Devendra Yadav
E-mail: dev@zindia.co.nz
Phone: +64 09 2156611
mobile: +64 0212613816

Applications close: Friday, 30-Nov-2018

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Harvesting Forester - Central Region

Company/Location: Hancock Forest Management

Jobs Description:
Hancock Forest Management NZ Ltd (HFM NZ) manages forests on behalf of Hancock Natural Resource Group’s clients through the Hancock Timber Resources Group (HTRG). HTRG is the largest international TIMO. We currently manage approximately 235,000 hectares of plantation forests on behalf of three clients. The Forests are located in the upper half of the North Island. We employ approximately 100 staff and operate in the knowledge that our employees are our most valuable asset, and are the key to our reputation and success.

HFM NZ is totally committed to providing a safe working environment and to being good stewards of the environment and people.

We are now recruiting a Harvesting Forester within our expanding Central Region. This region covers a plantation area of almost 100,000 hectares stretching from just west of Rotorua to south of Taumarunui. Its current harvest volume is 2.4 million tonnes. The role will oversee the health and safety, value recovery, log quality, environmental and production performance of harvesting crews, as well as contributing to the overall business performance by way of budget setting and monitoring.

The successful applicant will ideally hold a tertiary qualification in forestry or a related field and have experience in harvesting operations. We need a great team player who has strong relationship and people management skills and a commitment to health and safety and the environment.

Ideally, we are seeking someone with both the aptitude for leadership and the ability to move to a management position in the future. HFM NZ is a generous employer, and is keen to select the ideal person for this role.

For more information about HFM NZ and a copy of the role outline please visit our website www.hfm.nz Please send applications in the form of a cover letter and CV to our Human Resources Team at hfmnzcareers@hnrg.com by 31 October 2018.

PDF description: Harvesting Forester JD Final5.pdf

For more info
Contact: Jo Burrell
E-mail: hfmnzcareers@hnrg.com
Phone: +64 07 5717903

Applications close: Wednesday, 31-Oct-2018

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Forestry Harvesting

Harvest Planner

Company/Location: PF Olsen Ltd, Waipapa

Jobs Description:
PF Olsen Ltd prides itself in remaining leaders in the field when it comes to our work processes, health & safety and environmental systems. We have over 46 years’ experience in the Forestry Services industry, with offices throughout New Zealand and Australia. Regional growth means we are currently seeking an experienced and motivated Harvest Planner to join our high performing Waipapa, Northland team. Located close to Kerikeri in the idyllic ‘winterless’ Bay of Islands, the region is a fantastic base to visit golden sandy beaches and historic towns and landmarks; or to get involved in the numerous sports on offer including big game fishing, kayaking, sailing or mountain biking.

At PF Olsen we offer a supportive work environment and an attractive employee benefits package. If you have 2 or more years’ previous experience in Harvest Planning, and you are a team player with great communication skills, then you could be the candidate we are seeking.

Your duties will include:

  • Planning, management and supervision of engineering operations to a high level of performance in H&S and Environmental
  • Developing effective harvest plans for ground based and cable operations
  • Analysing harvesting options and undertaking assessments of environmental effects to support consent applications
  • Client liaison and written reporting
PF Olsen prides itself on being a drug-free work place, and applicants must agree to pre-employment and random drug testing.

For a job description or to apply for this position, please email your CV and cover letter before 26th October 2018 to Tachina.Walsh@pfolsen.com

For more info
Contact: Tachina Walsh
E-mail: Tachina.Walsh@pfolsen.com

Applications close: Friday, 26-Oct-2018

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Harvest Supervisor - Waipapa

Company/Location: PF Olsen Ltd, Northland

Jobs Description:
PF Olsen Ltd is a progressive forestry servicing company with more than 40 years’ successful forestry experience, and offices throughout New Zealand and Australia. Our key purpose is to maximise returns for forest owners through all aspects of forest management, from planting through to harvesting and marketing, while managing commercial and statutory risks. >Regional growth in Waipapa, Northland means we are currently seeking a Harvest Supervisor to join our high performing team. The region is a fantastic base to visit golden sandy beaches; or to get involved in the many pastimes on offer including fishing, kayaking, sailing or mountain biking.

This role will supervise harvest operations while also monitoring compliance with health and safety and environmental requirements as a major priority of the role.

To be successful you will have:

  • Experience in forest harvesting and log value recovery.
  • Excellent interpersonal and computer skills.
  • A tertiary qualification in Forestry, while not essential, would be an advantage.
PF Olsen is a drug-free work place and applicants must agree to pre-employment and random drug testing.

For a job description or to apply for this position, please email your CV and cover letter before 26th October 2018 to Tachina.Walsh@pfolsen.com

Applicants must already be eligible to work in New Zealand

For more info
Contact: Tachina Walsh
E-mail: Tachina.Walsh@pfolsen.com

Applications close: Friday, 26-Oct-2018

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Marketing and Sales

Supply Manager

Company/Location: Summit Forests New Zealand Limited

Jobs Description:

  • Auckland or Wellington
  • (Other locations to be considered for the right applicant)
Summit Forests New Zealand Limited is a wholly owned-subsidiary of the Sumitomo Corporation Group. The company has substantial forest holdings in the Northland, East Coast and Whanganui Regions of NZ and has significant export operations from multiple North Island ports. We are looking for an enthusiastic Supply Manager to join our rapidly growing business.

The role of Supply Manager is spread across a variety of export, marketing and supply tasks covering a full and exciting work programme. The role includes involvement with monthly price setting, sourcing external log supply from various regions, managing key supplier relationships, management of log quality control, contract negotiation, Woodflow management and assisting the Markets and Supply Team with various exciting projects.

Working in a small team, this is a great opportunity to further your export and marketing career, while being supported by one of the world’s leading trading companies.

Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, driven and a self-starter. We require someone with significant an understanding of log exports and marketing, who is well networked within the industry. Previous experience with Woodflow management and securing log supply is preferred but not essential.
We require a candidate who can work both within a team and also independently. Other key attributes are credibility, reliability, accuracy, initiative and the desire to continuously improve.

If this sounds like you, please send your resume to hr@summitforest.co.nz, or call Josie MacKenzie on +64 021807776 for more information.

Applications close: 26 October 2018.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For more info
Contact: Josie MacKenzie
E-mail: josie.mackenzie@summitforest.co.nz
Phone: +64 021807776
mobile: +64 021807776

Applications close: Friday, 26-Oct-2018

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