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Forester (Inverness)

Our Inverness office are looking for an enthusiastic Forester to join their busy and expanding Forestry team.  

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Galbraith is a diverse multi-disciplinary firm with offices across Scotland and Northern England specialising in property sales and lettings and the rural, energy, forestry and commercial sectors. 

Galbraith’s forestry department manages over 18,000 hectares of privately owned woodlands ranging from estate policies to commercial forests.

The overall aim of the role will be to manage a growing portfolio for our clients across the North of Scotland, assisting Senior Foresters with opportunities to undertake interesting and varied work as well as to develop professionally.  

The successful candidate shall:

  • be able to demonstrate 2 years’ of experience in forest management
  • be able to work as part of a team, actively demonstrating a willingness to support both internal and external customers
  • have a good understanding and experience of working within the Scottish grant system
  • be computer literate with the ability to use a variety of software packages to a good standard
  • have experience of QGIS system
  • be self-motivated with strong problem solving skills

The requirements of the role include:

  • planning, securing consents and delivering woodland creation projects
  • client and internal budgeting and forecasting
  • operational supervision of contractors
  • GIS mapping

Salary commensurate with experience.

Membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters is desirable but not essential.  A full clean UK driving licence and own car is essential.

To apply, please send a C.V. and Covering Letter to Debra Ryles at debra.ryles@galbraithgroup.com 

For informal enquiries, please contact Louise Alexander at louise.alexander@galbraithgroup.com 

 

The successful candidate will be required to undergo Experian credit and criminal record checks