Employment

Many employment opportunities are offered throughout the year. New students to the Faculty of Forestry do not realize how early they are supposed to apply to these jobs. Many companies are looking for summer employment at the beginning of the school year. Make sure resume is squeeky clean and start contacting the companies listed below. For more opportunities, check out the “Related Links” page listed under “Resources” on this site.

Avian Ecology Field Assistant Positions

Avian Ecology Field Assistant Positions

Dr. Kathy Martin’s lab is looking to fill research assistant positions for three distinct projects this summer (May-mid-August, 2015).

DWB Consulting Services

DWB Consulting Services

DWB is seeking applications for Forestry Field Positions and Forest Engineering Field Positions in their 3 northern divisions.

Western Forest Products – Timberlands Positions

Western Forest Products – Timberlands Positions

Western Forest Products is seeking to hire approximately 30 summer students for the 2015 field season.

West Fraser – Assistant Forester

West Fraser – Assistant Forester

Are you in your last year of your Forestry Program and looking for a full time job once you’re done school? Our Woodland Divisions are looking to grow and add new talent!

FUS General Council Bi-Elections, Next Wednesday Sept 24!‏

FUS General Council Bi-Elections, Next Wednesday Sept 24!‏

Hope your summer break has been a blast, and you’re ready to get back into the grind. If you want to get involved this school year, and hold a position as a representative for the Faculty of Forestry elections are coming up!

Wildlife Conservation Society Fields Assistant

Wildlife Conservation Society Fields Assistant

Ready for an adventure? Wildlife Conservation Society Canada is seeking one (1) field assistant for a study of breeding birds in
wetlands of southern Yukon this 2014 summer.

UBC Farm looking for Christmas Tree Intern

UBC Farm looking for Christmas Tree Intern

The Christmas Tree farm is seeking a Marketing Intern will work alongside farm staff on the follow tasks building on the work that was done by the 2013 intern.

Timberlands Positions Summer with Western Forest Products

Timberlands Positions Summer with Western Forest Products

We are currently looking to grow our future team of forest professionals by seeking highly motivated individuals wanting to build their careers with us.

Silviculture, Operations, and Planning Work at West Fraser

Are you ready to discover opportunity with one of North America’s most successful forest companies? Every year, West Fraser hires approximately 50 summer students throughout our Canadian operations in BC and Alberta.

Stella Jones Forestry Summer Student Position

Stella Jones Forestry Summer Student Position

Stella-Jones is seeking summer students for its Woodlands division. This position will provide exposure to some of the most diverse terrain and experiences available to a summer student.