Sector: Manufacturing

Procurement Forester

A procurement forester career could be for you if…
Your skills include monitoring, reading comprehension, judgment and decision-making.
Your interests can be described as realistic, investigative and enterprising.
Your values include independence, working conditions and achievement.

Career Overview

Procurement foresters oversee and manage the procurement of timber and ensure the safe execution of contracts for harvesting and transport work. They are responsible for directing contract bids and negotiations, as well as determining harvesting and transportation methods. Additionally, procurement foresters manage all related personnel.

Other job titles include: area forester, environmental protection forester, fire prevention forester, forest practices field coordinator, forester, regional forester, resource forester, silviculturist, unit forester, urban forester

Education and Training

Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree. A considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge & experience is needed.


National Average Annual Salary
$45,260.00 - $97,460.00
National Average Hourly Salary
$21.76 - $46.86
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