Strike Force Forester - Central NY or Northern NH
Lowville, NY Forestry

LandVest is seeking energetic and dedicated professionals for its Strike Force team. While we might not repel out of helicopters, LandVest’s Strike Force lands in some exciting locations. Do you have a desire to travel and work in forests throughout the US? Strike Force foresters play a vital role to LandVest’s clients providing forest inventory, timber marking, harvest layout, and boundary maintenance services across the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and elsewhere in the United States. 

The Strike Force is a team of foresters that are strategically located throughout the Northeast. Each member works locally with one of LandVest’s 10 regional offices. The team travels together to a project location approximately 8-10 days per month. When not on an out-of-town project, members work closely with experienced foresters within their region. LandVest is committed to training and mentorship so our foresters will quickly become well versed in several aspects of forest management and inventory. Openings are available in Central New York and Northern New Hampshire. 

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or similar from an SAF accredited program.
  • Preferred one or more years of work experience with similar duties. Carbon cruising experience is a plus.
  • Passion for the forestry profession.
  • Strong work ethic, dedication and commitment to excellence.
  • Open mind and readiness to learn from experienced foresters.
  • Willingness to work alone outdoors in all weather conditions and difficult terrain.
  • Willingness to travel across the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and occasionally elsewhere on short notice.


LandVest will provide:

  • A stable organization celebrating over 55 years in business.
  • A positive work environment.
  • Competitive salary, paid time off & incentives.
  • Company-issued truck with personal use options.
  • 401k Retirement Plan.
  • Healthcare, dental, vision, life insurance and disability plans.
  • Training, the opportunity to build upon your education and hone your forestry skills.
  • All tools, equipment, materials and travel expenses reimbursement.
  • Continuing education.
  • Advancement opportunities.


Application Procedure:

  • You may apply for any or all locations.
  • Respond with a letter of interest and resume through the link

For information on careers with LandVest Forest Resource Division, please visit our website at: 

LandVest, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Salary Description
$50k - $55k/year