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Expert Committee on Forest Science - Early Career Professional Observer

Employer: Forestry Commission
Location: UK wide
Salary: Voluntary
Date posted: 19/01/2022
Closing date: 01/03/2022

Woodland Officer

Employer: Forestry Commission
Location: South East & London
Salary: £31,972 – £34,650
Date posted: 17/01/2022
Closing date: 29/01/2022

New Forest Beat Forester

Employer: Forestry England
Location: Lyndhurst, Hampshire
Salary: £31,973 – £34,650
Date posted: 17/01/2022
Closing date: 06/02/2022

Forest Manager

Employer: Tilhill
Location: North Highland (Inverness)
Salary: Attractive salary & benefits
Date posted: 13/01/2022
Closing date: 23/01/2022

Assistant Forest Manager/Forest Manager

Employer: Scottish Woodlands
Location: South-East Scotland
Salary: Attractive salary & benefits
Date posted: 13/01/2022
Closing date: 18/02/2022

Forestry Operations Manager

Employer: The Heart of England Forest
Location: Dorsington, Warwichshire
Salary: £40,000 p/a 
Date posted: 13/01/2022
Closing date: 27/02/2022

Arboricultural Manager

Employer: Test Valley Borough Council
Location: Test Valley
Salary: £42,972 – £47,239 pa, plus Car User Allowance
Date posted: 10/01/2022
Closing date: 28/02/2022

Forestry Manager

Employer: Seafield & Strathspey Estates
Location: Moray
Salary: Commensurate with experience + benefits
Date posted: 10/01/2022
Closing date: 28/02/2022

Senior / Forest Manager

Employer: Pryor & Rickett Silviculture
Location: Oxfordshire (Covering Central England)
Salary: up to £44,000
Date posted: 07/01/2022
Closing date: 21/01/2022

Forest Manager/Senior Forest Manager

Employer: Tilhill
Location: Newmarket
Salary: Attractive Salary
Date posted: 06/01/2022
Closing date: 14/01/2022

Harvesting Manager/Senior Harvesting Manager

Employer: Scottish Woodlands
Location: South East Scotland
Salary: Attractive Salary
Date posted: 22/12/2021
Closing date: 31/01/2022

Head of School: School of Construction and Forestry

Employer: University of the Highlands and Islands
Location: Inverness
Salary: £52,530 pa 
Date posted: 22/12/2021
Closing date: 23/01/2022

Graduate Opportunities in 2022

Employer: Tilhill
Location: Nationwide Opportunities
Salary: Placement
Date posted: 21/12/2021
Closing date: 28/02/2022

Woodland & Forestry Consultant

Employer: North Devon Biosphere
Location: North Devon
Salary: £30,400
Date posted: 16/12/2021
Closing date: 28/01/2022

Harvesting Forester

Employer: Forestry England
Location: Thetford
Salary: £31,973 – £34,650
Date posted: 09/12/2021
Closing date: 23/01/2022

Asset Manager, Forestry (Harvesting)

Employer: Gresham House
Location: Dumfries
Salary: Competitive + Car
Date posted: 08/12/2021
Closing date: 31/01/2022

Higher Education Placement:
Forest Operations / Land Management (x4)

Employer: Natural Resources Wales
Location: Wales (Various)
Salary: £19,858
Date posted: 08/12/2021
Closing date: 31/01/2022

Graduate Development Programme 2022

Employer: Scottish Woodlands
Location: Various
Salary: Attractive & Competitive Salary
Date posted: 06/12/2021
Closing date: 28/02/2022

Forester

Employer: Pryor & Rickett Silviculture
Location: Mid-Wales
Salary: competitive
Date posted: 25/11/2021
Closing date: 16/01/2022

Forestry Foreperson

Employer: The Bedford Estates
Location: Near Milton Keynes
Salary: competitive
Date posted: 25/11/2021
Closing date: 16/01/2022

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Why should I advertise through the institute?

The Institute of Chartered Foresters is the professional body for forestry and arboriculture in the UK. With a membership of around 2,000 professionals who are chartered or working to obtain chartered status in the near future, advertising your vacancy through us is the best way to directly target the best candidates who are committed to raising the professional standards in forestry and arboriculture and to the sustainable management of trees and woodlands in the UK.

Chartered status is the ultimate accreditation available to professionals in our sector and is awarded on completion of a rigorous professional examinations. It denotes an individual’s standing in the profession, as well as their academic achievements and professional experience. All Associate members are actively in pursuit of this goal by gathering the required experience to allow them to present for assessment.

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Our members work across all levels within the profession, including the following:

  • forest and woodland managers
  • urban and community woodland
    managers
  • tree specialists
  • valuers of trees and woodlands for
    purchase or sale
  • environmental managers
  • wood processors
  • forest scientists
  • forestry and arboriculture educationalists