Dougherty & Dougherty Forestry Services, Inc.
Center of Forestry Research & Applied Management
Position: Forest Research Data Analysis / Project Coordinator
Location: Athens, GA
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: Immediate
Dougherty & Dougherty Forestry Services, Inc. (DDFSI) is a forestry consulting and research firm, offering professional forestry services to private forest landowners, institutional forest investors, and corporate businesses serving the industry.
Job Description: This position will work as part of an overall research team focusing on southern pine silviculture and genetics research for loblolly pine in the SE US. This position entails research project oversight and planning as well as the analysis of the collected data. Primary tasks include technician scheduling, study data cleaning, and data analysis. Fieldwork and audit will also be required to include study establishment, measurement, and maintenance. Travel is a requirement. The candidate must have solid verbal and written communication skills. The qualified applicant will be able to work independently as well as work cooperatively with other team members to complete large research projects.
Qualifications: The preferred candidate will hold a Master of Science Degree in forestry or a related field (agriculture, environmental resources, etc.). Qualified candidates will have an understanding of field data collection, data management, experimental design, and statistics. Experience with Excel, SAS, R, Access, and ArcView are beneficial, and pesticide applicator license is a plus.
Salary & Benefits:
*Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
*Professional development timeline
If interested, please send a cover sheet and your resume to email@example.com
or you may complete an online application by going to www.progressiveforestry.com.
Application Deadline: Until position is filled