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Tolko Industries Ltd.

Forest Hydrologist

Lumby, BC
Full Time
6 days ago

Forest Hydrologist

Southern Interior Woodlands

Reporting to the Woodlands Forestry Manager, the Forest Hydrologist will manage Tolko B.C. Woodlands watershed assessment program. The Forest Hydrologist will also be responsible for maintaining and improving the Watershed Risk Management Framework.

This role will interact closely with Tolko’s Woodland’s staff, consulting hydrologists and other relevant qualified professionals. Interaction with government, First Nations and stakeholders will also be required. Although flexible on where the position is stationed, the majority of work will be located in the Southern Interior of B.C.

  • A strong commitment to working safely;
  • Registered with Association of BC Forest Professionals and/or Engineers of Geoscientists is required. A university degree or technical diploma in Forestry is considered an asset;
  • Class 5 drivers license in good standing is required;
  • Familiarity with Forestry Legislation and land base constraints applicable to forest development planning in the Interior of B.C.;
  • ARC GIC skills is considered an asset;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience relevant to watershed processes and forest hydrology;
  • Strong acumen in interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills;
  • Possess a positive attitude and high degree of motivation with attention to detail and a willingness to learn.

About Tolko:

With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by our customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.

At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a diverse and committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.

We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan. And, through our community investment strategy, we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work. Whether we’re providing jobs, volunteering or giving through donations, we work to make our communities stronger and more vibrant through active participation.

When you join Tolko, you’re saying yes to a company that has been built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity they need to build great lives.

We’re more than an industry leader. We’re the place where you succeed as our most valuable resource!

We offer:
  • An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
  • Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
  • The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
  • Diverse opportunities
  • An open, innovative culture
  • A positive, dynamic, and inclusive work environment
  • Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
  • The chance to live (and play) where you work

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It’s pride in what you do. It’s making a difference every single day, working side-by-side with people you respect.

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If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will be accepted at until the position is filled.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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