Apply Now: 2020 Forest Management Internships

We are inviting applications to fill our Senior Resource Management Internship. The position is open to students currently enrolled in a natural resources management and environmental science programs.

The work term is May through August (4 month term).

This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a broad range of forest projects. Projects planned for 2020 include:

Forest Planning and Stand Assessments

  • Strategic assessment of 25-50 year old plantations and second growth stands, including the development of treatment recommendations
  • Silvicultural Projects for the enhancement of Forest Productivity
  • Forest Inventory

Operations and Silvicultural Obligations

  • Road Maintenance
  • Mechanical brushing and other silvicultural treatments as needed
  • Silvicultural Surveys

Forest Research

  • Installation and re-measurement of various research trials and ecological studies
  • Assist researchers as needed

Educational Programs and Infrastructure

  • Design and layout for various forestry demonstration sites.
  • Maintain and upgrade trail system
  • Hosting of various tours and educational events

Please view this job description for further details

Job posting: Student Assistant for Forest History & Cultural Heritage Initiatives

Aleza Lake Research Forest Society (ALRF) in collaboration with Northern BC Archives & Special Collections (UNBC Library) is pleased to announce a new student summer position.

This student position is a collaborative initiative between the ALRF Society and Northern BC Archives to develop outreach and educational initiatives about the cultural and scientific heritage and history of the Aleza Lake Research Forest and its surrounding landscape. This position is open to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate university-level program. Please see the job description for more details.

Job description

Mike Gregg instructing the Young Men’s Forestry Training Program (YMFTP) crew (via Northern BC Archives)