Harvest Operations Supervisor

Prentiss and Carlisle (P&C) is currently accepting applications for a Harvest Operations Supervisor position, based out of our Enfield, Maine office. P&C is a fourth-generation forest management company established in 1924. As a trusted forest management firm, P&C provides timberland management and consulting services for clients throughout the United States and Eastern Canada. We serve a wide range of forest ownership types including family timberlands, conservation group lands, investment organization properties, and municipal forestlands. Most managed properties are enrolled in third party group certification programs including the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI).

JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervision of company harvesting equipment and associated crews
  • Work with company foresters to assure silviculture goals are met
  • Organize harvest blocks to ensure that wood is harvested, prepared, and hauled in a timely manner on multiple sites
  • Schedule equipment transportation from job site to job site
  • Conduct monthly safety meetings
  • Track weekly harvest production, round wood deliveries and in woods inventories

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 3-5 years experience supervising logging operations
  • Knowledge of forest products
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with map, compass, and GPS
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong safety values especially applicable to the forest products industry
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations associated with timber harvesting
  • Ability to work independently outside in all weather conditions and remote locations

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

Prentiss & Carlisle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a competitive wage commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefit package including a company vehicle, paid vacation & holidays, health insurance, life & disability insurance and 401(k) matching & profit-sharing contributions. Qualified applicants should email a cover letter and a resume to hiring0418@prentissandcarlisle.com or mail to Prentiss & Carlisle Co., Inc., P.O. Box 637, Bangor, ME 04402.  Subject:  Harvest Operations Supervisor – Enfield.