Forestry Technician I

Forestry Technician I

Req No:
Natural Resources
Closing Date:
October 24, 2021

The Tulalip Tribes

The Tulalip Tribes publicly announces that Indian Preference in hiring shall apply to Tulalip Tribal job opportunities according to our Preference Code.


Tribal Department: Forestry (Natural Cultural Resources)


Job Summary: Perform routine plantation maintenance to include pre-commercial thinning of young tree stands to a pre-determined spacing. Work on other forestry and natural/cultural resource projects and any/all other duties deemed necessary to maintain healthy, viable forests and timber stands.


Compensation:  $18.33 hr.


Minimum Required Education

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Minimum Required Experience

  • Six (6) months forestry and/or natural resource related project experience
  • Six (6) months experience with chainsaws, weed eaters, brush mower, hydraulic wood splitter, wood chipper, and manual forestry tools
  • Six (6) months experience with map and compass orienteering
  • Six (6) months experience performing timber cruise plots and data collection
  • Six (6) months experience using forestry data collection equipment (e.g. Laser, Relaskop, Prism, Data logger, Diameter tape, Increment borer, GPS units, etc.).


Required Licenses/Certifications/Prerequisites

  • WA State Driver’s License and must adhere to the Motor Vehicle Regulation (Personal Automobile Insurance & Abstract Required)
  • CPR/First Aid certificate. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment
  • Must be willing to obtain Pesticide Applicator license if needed
  • Must complete an Agility exam to determine if physically capable of performing job duties
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check.


Terms of Employment:  This is a regular full-time position.