Geoterra is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill an open vacancy for the position of Forestry Resource Specialist. This position is ideal for someone with a strong background in operational forestry, such as silviculture, forest development, timber cruising and harvesting.


Smithers, British Columbia

Job Highlights:

  • Geoterra has an industry-leading, extended health and benefits plan.
  • Company RRSP matching program.
  • Health spending accounts.
  • Geoterra supports our employees with professional development opportunities and payment of professional dues.
  • This position will be a mix of field and office work; travel is expected.
  • Geoterra pays for all travel and accommodations, including per-diem, while away from home.


  • Post-secondary education in a natural resource field is an asset.
  • Ideally be registered or able to register with the Forest Professionals of British Columbia  (RPF, RFT).
  • Positive attitude, highly organized, with a proven ability to provide supervision and mentor junior staff members.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in the forest industry.
  • Specific experience with forest development activities such as block layout (ground based and cable), timber cruising, ecological data collection and riparian classification.
  • Valid BC driver’s license.
  • Working knowledge of the BC tenure and appraisal system is an assest.

About Geoterra:  

Geoterra Integrated Resource Systems Ltd. is a British Columbia-based company that provides consulting services to the natural resource sector and related industries. We are a leader in providing technical expertise and information within the industry, and we pride ourselves on providing safe, efficient, and effective services.

Geoterra prides itself on offering staff a positive working environment with many opportunities for them to grow and become an integral part of our environmental services team. Self-reliant and motivated individuals will find that Geoterra offers excellent opportunities for advancement, career growth, and industry-leading wages.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please submit your resume to