|Type of position
|Permanent, full-time, exempt
|Description of Employer
|We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.
|Description of Location
|This position reports to the Southern Tree Improvement Platform Manager and is located at the Oliver Tree Improvement Centre, approximately 18 miles from Sylvania, GA and Statesboro, GA.
|Based on level of related experience and education
|At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren’t just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees are the real reason we’ve been in business for over 100 years. Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world. Weyerhaeuser wants to attract and retain the best people. We are committed to creating an environment where individuals can flourish, diversities encouraged, and communities supported. We also offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes an annual bonus plan, 401(k) plan, which includes a generous company match, and comprehensive health benefits.
|Closing date of competition
|Date position available
|Description of duties
Weyerhaeuser is searching for a Research Seedling Grower/Research Coordinator to join our Southern Timberlands research team. As a Research Seedling Grower, you will work with key scientists across the southern Weyerhaeuser organization in Tree improvement, Production Forestry, and Regeneration to coordinate and execute seedling research. The Research Seedling Grower may also support other research activities involving seedling quality, survival, and growth in the nursery and field, as well as various aspects of genetics/tree improvement and tree physiology.
The Research Seedling Grower is an individual contributor role and includes both indoors and outdoors involving activities that require crouching, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, carrying up to 40 pounds, and repetitive activities such as entering data and sample preparation. This position reports to the Southern Tree Improvement Platform Manager and is located at the Oliver Tree Improvement Centre, approximately 18 miles from Sylvania, GA and Statesboro, GA.
At Weyerhaeuser we believe trees are a remarkable resource that can, and should, be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and other important ecosystem benefits. For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable forest products.
Our focus is as much on building our people as building our business. We are committed to creating an environment where people can flourish, diversities encouraged, and communities supported. We are one of the premier integrated forest products organizations in the world. At Weyerhaeuser, we are always looking for people who can contribute, grow, think, and create! Our associates are the real reason we have been in business for over 120 years. Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest and premium timber, land, and forest products company in the world.
Find out more about Weyerhaeuser at www.weyerhaeuser.com and learn about our story https://youtu.be/c2R_lQ7wo0A%C2%A0“>here.
We believe trees are a remarkable resource that can and should be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and other important ecosystem benefits.
For more than a century, we’ve been taking care of forests to make life better.
|If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit http://weyer.jobs/19326 to view the job description on the Weyerhaeuser site. Then click on Apply Online to apply/upload your electronic resume.
|Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team.