Employer: Baxter State Park
Location: Millinocket, Maine
Application deadline: June 17, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time
This position is a professional field and administrative position dedicated to conservation, environmental protection, and land management activities in the Park. Principal responsibilities include annual and long-term land use and environmental planning, project development and coordination, supervision of timber harvesting and road construction operations, application of Best Management Practices, contract administration, technology evaluation, development of natural resource monitoring initiatives, public outreach and education, and development of Park standards, practices and policies. This position reports directly to the Natural Resource Director, and will interact regularly with the Park Director, SFMA Advisory Committee, and Baxter State Park Authority.
The Lands Manager will join our dedicated staff to preserve, protect and effectively manage Maine’s largest wilderness park, by leading the management of the roughly 30,000 acre Scientific Forest Management Area (SFMA) and 57-mile primitive Park Tote Road System.
The successful candidate will enjoy one of the most interesting and varied forest management jobs in the Northeast.