Oregon - Deputy State Foresters

Deputy Director Operations/Deputy State Forester

Oregon Department of Forestry, Salem, OR

Closes: November 26, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

Job #: ODF18-0148

Are you experienced in providing executive leadership in operational oversight with in the implementation of a natural resource program? Do you have a high level of communication and coordination skills in Forestry?  If yes, please consider joining our team.

We have one (1) permanent, full-time position open in our State Forester's office located in Salem.  For specific questions regarding this position, please contact Peter Daugherty, State Forester, at 503-945-7211 or email Peter.Daugherty@oregon.gov.

You will serve as the principal line officer to the State Forester, the agency's Chief Operations Officer, and serve as the State Forester in the State Forester's absence.  You will provide strategic direction and leadership to staff and line units to implement operational programs through direct supervision of three Area Directors, and three Division Chiefs. 

Working with the State Forester, you will help set the tone and continuity for the department, and will make commitments with final authority, limited only by established policy, statues, and administrative rules and general direction of the State Forester.  This is a key leadership role, working with the Executive Team, in ensuring positive management-labor relations.  Working with the State Forester and Deputy Director of Administration, you will implement Board of Forestry policies and decisions within the agency.

To view the full announcement and to apply on line, please visit:  Job Opportunities - State of Oregon