FORECON is seeking a highly motivated, full-time Forest Resource Supervisor to lead the company’s vegetation management operations in western New York and northwestern Pennsylvania for our growing portfolio of clients. The ideal candidate will be located between Jamestown, New York and Titusville, Pennsylvania.

Principal Duties Include:

• Assist Chief Forester and Directors in all aspects of the company’s Forest Resource Services division, focused on safe and timely completion of vegetation & pest management services.
• Lead, train, supervise and develop the company’s general forestry work-team members and forest technicians in safe and effective pesticide & herbicide application projects.
• Plan, coordinate and schedule all vegetation management work.
• Deliver timely and accurate reporting for all Forest Resource Services division activities, in compliance with all regulations and company policies.
• Other duties pertaining to our current land management accounts, as well as industrial and private clients and new-business development goals.

Principal Requirements include:

• Valid pesticide applicator’s license. (PA and/or NY with ability to obtain reciprocal state license)
• Valid driver’s license.
• A Bachelor’s or Associate degree in Forestry, Forest Technology, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences or Biology; or 2 years minimum of practical field forestry/natural resource experience is required.
• Familiarity and demonstrated competence with contracts, administration, compliance, and enforcement.
• Demonstrated competence in forest tree-identification.
• Basic knowledge of office software: Word; Excel; Access and PowerPoint.
• Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability and willingness to work out of town as assigned for 1-2 week periods (< than 10% of the year).
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking experience.
• Competent with industry-standard office software: Word; Excel; Access and PowerPoint.
• Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Interested candidates should email a resume to and include “Forest Resource Supervisor Position” in the subject line.

A “Task and Duty Guide” for this position is available upon request. Pay and benefits are commensurate with skills and experience. Basic forestry equipment and professional dues are provided by the company. Entrepreneurial spirit, solid communication skills, strong work ethic, and dedication to meet company and client needs are essential. Extensive training and professional development opportunities provided, dependent upon experience.
Future advancement opportunities within the company, when available, are solely dependent upon qualifications and a proven ability to complete work accurately and on time, as well as working with clients and staff in a professional and productive manner.

FORECON, Inc. is a multi-disciplinary full-service consulting forestry firm operating out of five (5) offices throughout NY, PA and WV. Our corporate headquarters is located in Falconer, NY. Our clients include institutional investors, TIMOs, private, industrial and municipal forest landowners. Please visit our website:

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