Closing Date/Time: 4/16/17 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary: $34.33 – $43.52 Hourly
Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week
Location: King Street Center – 201 S Jackson St, Seattle, Washington
Department: King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks – Water and Land Resources Division
Description: About 877,000 acres, or more than two-thirds of King County, is forested with approximately 110,420 acres owned by small forest landowners. The King County Forester is responsible for promoting the growth and development of resilient forests by assisting forest landowners meet their land management goals and objectives. The Forester will work one-on-one with forest landowners (typically those who own more than 5 acres) to facilitate development and implementation of forest management plans that achieve those ecological and economic objectives and will serve with a team of forest management instructors to deliver coached planning workshops and forestry field days.