Title: Natural Resources Management Specialist
Salary Range: Not Known
Consideration Date: November 25, 2017
At the Warnell School, there is a job position available of Natural Resources Management Specialist. The candidate will provide onsite technical support to the Natural Resources conservation initiatives at Fort Jackson, SC, to include all aspects of integrated natural resources management. The candidate will assist with preparing areas for and applying prescribed fire to acreage identified in the annual prescribed fire plan at Fort Jackson, SC. Candidate will assist with post-burn evaluations and collection of fire weather data necessary for reporting requirements.
The college was founded in 1906 as the Department of Forestry in the College of Agriculture through an endowment from George Foster Peabody. A reorganization of the department occurred in 1935 and it was also renamed the George Foster Peabody School of Forestry. Another name change occurred in 1968 to the School of Forest Resources and in 1991 to the Daniel B. Warnell School of Forest Resources.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry, Wildlife Biology, General Biology, or related discipline is preferred. Associate’s Degree in Forestry or related disciplines will be considered with 2 years of successful working experience in forestry and wildland fire.
- Candidate must have experience with wildland fire.
Candidate should be able to safely operate chainsaws, ATVs and agricultural tractors and implements.
- Candidate must be a U.S Citizen, have a current driver’s license, be able to pass a background security investigation, and have an original copy of their birth certificate.
How to Apply:
If you are interested to apply for the job position, you can check the given link: https://www.warnell.uga.edu/natural-resources-management-specialist-0