Job Offer: Resource Forester:Resource Management Service
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Resource Management Service
Resource Management Service, LLC. (RMS) is a global forestry-centered investment manager with significant skills
in all phases of institutional timberland investing. Founded and managed by forestry professionals and owned by its
employees, RMS is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with offices across the U.S. South and Brazil.
The prosperous candidate will be responsible for timberland management activities on approximately 150,000 acres of
combined pine plantation and natural forest acres in West Central Alabama. The position works closely with other team
members within the Central Region and Birmingham, AL, to drive investor returns while maintaining safe and sustainable
Activities include, but are not limited to:
− Timber sales and harvesting -- Development and execution of annual timber sales budget; including timber
sale budgeting and planning, harvest delineation, contract administration, fiber sourcing and merchandising,
contractor supervision, implementation, and monitoring of Best Management Practices, and timber security.
− Silviculture operations -- Development and execution of silviculture prescriptions related to site preparation,
planting, pre-commercial thinning, commercial thinning, mid-rotation investments, and insect and disease
− Non-timber revenue – Assist with the management of recreational lease program for the assigned Area, and
evaluation of retail land sale candidates, solar leases, conservation easements/opportunities, and other
potential non-timber revenue opportunities.
− Other timberland management activities – Assist with management of annual road maintenance program as
well as with the management of the property line maintenance program for the assigned Area.
− Data management activities -- Maintenance of spatial, stand attribute, and forest inventory data for the
− Additional activities -- Participation in timberland acquisition evaluations, investor meetings and field tours,
and other tasks as needed.
− Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) -- Active participation and compliance with the RMS safety
program, demonstrate the commitment to stewardship and sustaincapability, capability to foster positive relationships
with adjacent landowners, communities, trade associations, state and federal agencies, and other industry
− Bachelor of Science in Forestry or closely related field
− 0-5 years of significant industry practice
− Strong verbal and written communications skills
− Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and ESRI products
− Teamwork, critical thinking, analytical, business acumen, and entrepreneurial skills
− Strong commitment to stewardship and ESG principles
Full Time Entry Level
Prattville, AlabamaUnited States,Jena, LouisianaUnited States
Desired Start Date
How to submit the application:
Students/Alumni who are interested should request and complete the employment application and submit their resume to email@example.com. Resumes and applications will be accepted through March 16, 2021