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Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute at Cal Poly

Feb 7, 2016
  (Current Listings)
- Program Director Urban Wood Rescue - posting ends Mar 8, 2016
- Forest Products Utilization Program Leader - posting ends Apr 8, 2016
- Tree Inventory Technician - posting ends Apr 12, 2016

  (Recently Archived)
- Community Landscape Specialist, Nebraska Forest Service Posting   Removed: Jan 15, 2016

Posted: Dec 8, 2015
Removal date: Mar 8, 2016

Program Director Urban Wood Rescue

The Program Director is responsible for the development, coordination, implementation and administration of the start-up Urban Wood Rescue program. The Program Director will have the unique opportunity to convene an integrated team to develop a sustainable urban wood utilization program serving the greater Sacramento region. The Program Director will be responsible for developing work processes and partnerships (with both the public and private sectors) to procure, inventory, mill, dry, store and market wood products from urban trees designated for removal due to risks, pest, diseases or development. The Program Director will prepare and implement annual plans focused on the marketing and sales of urban wood and urban wood products. The Program Director will recruit and coordinate an Expert Advisory Committee that will provide guidance and networking opportunities in the development and execution of the program. The Program Director will be expected to become a leading expert in urban wood utilization as related to urban wood storage, calculations and monetization of carbon. This position is made possible through a three-year Greenhouse Gas Reduction grant.

For more information see
ufei.calpoly.edu/files/news/2015/UWRJobDescription.pdf



Posted: Nov 12, 2015
Removal date: Apr 8, 2016

Forest Products Utilization Program Leader

Forest Products Utilization Program Leader, for the Nebraska Forest Service (NFS), which is part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This non-tenure track faculty-equivalent position provides statewide leadership in forest products utilization, and forest inventory and monitoring programs. Position is located in Lincoln, Nebraska, which is repeatedly rated as one of the best and most livable smaller cities in the country. The NFS is a dynamic, progressive and growing state forestry agency that is uniquely located within the University of Nebraska. Excellent benefits, including tuition remission for employees and dependents.

Excellent salary and benefits. See http://nfs.unl.edu for more information about the position and the NFS or contact Dr. Mark Harrell at mharrell2@unl.edu or 402-472-6635.

To view details of the position and make application, go to http://employment.unl.edu Search for position #F_150267. Click on “Apply to this job.” Complete the application. Attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin on January 4, 2016 and continue until the position is filled or the search is closed.

The University of NebraskaLincoln is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, worklife balance, and dual careers. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination

For more information see
employment.unl.edu


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Posted: Jan 12, 2016
Removal date: Apr 12, 2016

Tree Inventory Technician

Plan-It Geo provides professional geospatial consulting services and web/mobile software solutions for urban forestry and green infrastructure planning, natural resource analysis, forest management, and related areas. We are seeking an entry-level candidate with diverse interests and experience/education in urban forestry, arboriculture, GIS, and technology. Candidates should be motivated, versatile, work well in the private industry under strict time restraints, be able to travel, and have excellent communication skills.

For more information see
ufei.calpoly.edu/files/news/2016/Plan-ItGeoInventoryTechJobDescription-Jan2016.pdf