Employer: State of New Mexico, Enrgy, Minrls & Ntrl Rsrcs Dpt
Location: Capitan, New Mexico
Application deadline: October 1, 2023
Full job description and instructions for how to apply (search job# 135999)
Summary of Position:
This is a professional forestry position requiring advanced knowledge, skills and abilities to provide assistance to private landowners and tribes, local governments, and state and federal land management partner agencies in the management of forests and watersheds. The position exists to assist landowners and partners to meet their goals and objectives which may include improving forest health and wildlife habitat, restoring forest and watershed conditions, reducing wildfire risk, utilizing prescribed fire, and sequestering carbon. The position provides technical assistance for climate change adaptation including adjustments for longer fire season, higher temperatures and greater variability in precipitation including prolonged drought and high-intensity storm events. More details and responsibilities described in the full job description.