Position Title: Associate Director of Forestry Services
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado.
Salary: $80,000, commensurate with experience
Employment Status: This full-time, regular appointment will be a Colorado State
University Administrative Professional employee.
Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, applicants should submit all application materials by 11:59pm on Month day, 201X for full consideration.
Job Summary: The Associate Director of Forestry Services functions as a Senior Level Manager reporting directly to the Director/State Forester of the Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) and will serve as Acting Director in the absence of the Director when needed. As a member of the CSFS Leadership Team, the Associate Director of Forestry Services shares the responsibility for all services performed by the CSFS and will be responsible for establishing the strategic direction and long term objectives and goals for the CSFS
The Associate Director will provide leadership, program oversight, coordination and administration of statewide forestry service programs, policies, and procedures in the Northwest, Northeast, Southwest, and Southeast Areas of the State. The staff that they oversee are responsible for programmatic budgets ranging from $200,000 to 1.5 million, totaling over 2.5 million and spanning multiple years of funding. They are responsible for coordinating with the Director and other Associate Directors to ensure agency staff is keeping current with emerging forestry science. Additionally, they are responsible for planning the work to be assigned and accomplished by staff, and establishes production or quality standards for the staff’s work.