Careers 2019-03-26T14:59:21-07:00

Careers

Silvatech is open to receiving resumes from skilled and talented people committed to land and resource stewardship, economic development and social responsibility. We are looking for competent, self motivated people who are passionate about their work, capable of working independently and as part of a team, and who excel with communication and leadership skills. We work with our individual employees to help them develop their potential, as they work with our teams to deliver superior services and products to our clients. Together we create a win-win atmosphere of success and fulfillment.

If you are looking for a career change and have specialized skills and experience in Land Use Planning and Analysis, Forest Resource Management, Environmental Sciences, Resource Inventories, GIS /Remote Sensing Analysis, Facilitation/Public Consultation, Indigenous People Development or Resource Economics, we are interested in speaking with you to discuss opportunities with the Silvatech Group.

We also partner and sub-contract with other consultants as needed, to form the strongest project teams possible.

Please forward resumes to: Silvatech Consulting Ltd., Box 1030 Salmon Arm, BC, Canada V1E 4P2 Attn: Human Resources or email: humanresources@silvatech.ca.

Silvatech Consulting Ltd., established in 1983, is a progressive developer of technological solutions for resource management. The Silvatech Group provides professional services in forest land management, environmental sciences, resource inventories & mapping. Silvatech is accepting resumes for the positions of Senior, Intermediate and Junior Forest Technologists. The positions require experienced resource technologists to carry out reconnaissance and development of timber harvest areas and access roads, GPS surveys, site plans and stream assessments. Silvatech is a family friendly company. The positions are full-time, based at Salmon Arm, Kamloops and other locations in BC.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Forest Technologist Diploma or equivalent, RFT certification
  • Timber development experience in BC
  • Experienced in harvest area development (conventional and cable systems)
  • Experienced with road layout and water crossings
  • Experienced with site plans
  • Knowledgeable in stream/riparian assessment work
  • Efficient and safety conscious with field operations and equipment
  • Good written and interpersonal communication skills in English
  • Good people / leadership skills
  • Ability to work as a team member and independently
  • Good computer skills
  • Valid BC drivers license
  • Level 1 First Aid, S-100, ATV safety and Bear Awareness training

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Field Reconnaissance
  • Road and Harvest Area Layout
  • GPS surveys
  • Site Plans
  • Stream assessments

Remuneration and benefits will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities.

Closing Date: open until position is filled.

Interested applicants are requested to forward their resumes to: humanresources@silvatech.ca

We thank all those who choose to respond to this posting. Only applicant’s whose resumes closely match the qualifications listed, will be contacted for further dialogue.

Silvatech Consulting Ltd. was established in 1983 as a progressive developer of technological solutions for resource management applications. The Silvatech Group utilizes some of the most current technology available in resource information acquisition and management. Silvatech is accepting resumes for the position(s) of Resource Inventory Interpreter. These position(s) require air-photo interpreters to work in our Resource Inventory Department in carrying out vegetation and base feature inventories. Some travel will be required. The position(s) will be full-time, based out of Salmon Arm, B.C. near beautiful Shuswap Lake. It is ideal for those who prefer a small-town atmosphere, near to larger centers, with full services and amenities and year-round recreational opportunities.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Forestry or allied science Diploma or Degree
  • 2 + years of experience in forest resource inventories
  • Demonstrated field and office inventory project experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Sr. Air-Photo Interpreter – Certified. (BC and/or AB and/or ON)
  • Demonstrated experience with stereo soft-copy software
  • Good computer, GIS, digital mapping skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Air photo interpretation (Vegetation / Base Features)
  • Field Sampling / Data Collection
  • Delineation, Classification / Attribute Estimation
  • Operation of Stereo Digital Mapping Workstation

Remuneration and benefits will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities.

Closing Date: Open until positions are filled.

Interested applicants are requested to forward their resumes to: humanresources@silvatech.ca

We thank all those who choose to respond to this opportunity. Only applicant’s whose resumes closely match the qualifications listed, will be contacted for further dialogue.

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