Forest technician

Last updated: March 22, 2023

BC Public Service forest technicians perform routine or straightforward work that supports forest resource management.

This includes:

  • Fire-suppression crew person
  • Fire detection/lookout person
  • Seed orchard technician
  • Research crew person
  • Junior assistant on cruising or forest survey parties
  • Stand treatment crew person
  • Plot measurement crew person

Work at this level is specifically assigned and is subject to checking. Positions at the entry level work under close supervision.

Applicable job codes

Job Code 621133
Salary Plan GEU
Bargaining unit code 3


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