Employer: New Mexico Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Dept
Location: Las Vegas, New Mexico
Application deadline: Not listed (Posting will be used to conduct ongoing recruitment and will remain open until position has been filled.)
Full position description and application instructions (search job #112046)
Manage and coordinate the special forestry related projects and programs within the Las Vegas district, which include the following: Stewardship program, Urban Forestry Program, Tree Farm Program, Seedling program, along with providing technical forestry assistance for landowners to private landowners in the management of their forest resources to meet their goals and objectives which may include improving forest health, big game habitat, income generation and forest and watershed restoration. Write Forest Stewardship Management plans and harvest prescriptions, inspect commercial timber harvests for compliance with state regulations; administer cost-share programs; conduct forest insect and disease assessments, public workshops, educational presentations and training’s; provide other agencies with technical forestry assistance and support all division programs. This position will also assist with the administration of the State Invasive Plants program.