Mendocino Redwood Company is hiring a Lead Botanist for our Ukiah Forest office. Under the supervision of the Director, Forest Sciences, the Lead Botanist will be responsible for conducting rare plant surveys, mitigation monitoring, preparing survey reports, consulting with Federal and State agencies, and preparing annual rare plant reports for the Mendocino Redwood Company, LLC, which operates on approximately 230,000 acres of privately owned and managed forest lands in Mendocino and Sonoma Counties, CA.
This position is responsible for knowing rare plant survey protocols, departmental Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and proper safety procedures associated with assigned tasks, and is capable of training Botany Technicians in the proper survey techniques.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Quality of work
Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.
Quantity of work
Meets productivity standards; completes work in timely manner; strives to increase productivity; uses time efficiently.
Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
Writes and speaks clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; varies writing style to meet needs; presents numerical data effectively; able to read and interpret written information; communicates efficiently with supervisor and other employees.
Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values.
Safety and Security
Observes safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions
The Mendocino Family of Companies (Mendocino Forest Products Company, Mendocino Redwood Company, Humboldt Redwood Company, Humboldt Sawmill Company, and Allweather Wood), is a leading manufacturer and distributor of environmentally certified redwood, Douglas-fir, and preservative treated lumber products throughout California and the Western U.S. Our culture is based in environmental stewardship and community support. The company maintains Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® C013133) certification for its forestlands, manufacturing, and distribution operations.
Equal Opportunity Employer, Valuing Diversity of our Workforce and Offering a Drug Free