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Forest Planner

Lake States
Posted 4 weeks ago

Employer: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Location: St. Paul, Bemidji, Grand Rapids, Brainerd, Cloquet, Thief River Falls, or another DNR Office Location (subject to review at the time of hire.)

Application deadline: September 6, 2022

Full position description and application instructions

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead the development, communication, and monitoring of Forest Resource Management Plan products related to DNR-administered lands in the management pool (SFRMP, Stand Lists, Strategic Direction), and/or work in a team setting to develop and communicate about these products with internal and external stakeholders, as assigned.
  • Organize forest policy development and review, and coordinate forest policy projects, work groups and processes.
  • Lead department efforts to develop, revise, communicate, and report on Minnesota’s State Forest Action Plan (FAP), and related multi-ownership programming as per federal farm bills and/or similar plans and collaboratives with ties to other partners.
  • Lead and coordinate the development of division plans, and/or accomplishment/progress reports. Coordinate division input to department strategic and programmatic plans. Provide planning services on the highest priority Forest Policy and Planning projects and programmatic activities.

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