Job Posting: Forest Protection Limited

Shawni Beaulieu March 5, 2018

Employment Opportunity with Forest Protection Limited – Student Assistant


Forest Protection Limited (FPL) invites applications for the services of up to six Student Assistants. These will be summer positions (May through August) assisting with their field operations and aerial treatment programs. FPL offers a diverse work environment that requires its staff to function in several different roles.  Staff will initially be required to report to, and be based out of, FPL’s head office at the Fredericton Airport for orientation (approximately 1 week) but will be deployed on long-term assignments to satellite bases thereafter.

Job Duties & Requirements

  • Setup & takedown of aircraft loading systems / equipment
  • Use of small equipment including pumps and generators
  • Work around fixed and rotary-winged aircraft
  • Spray block signage
  • Site identification and assessment
  • Navigation and transportation to remote forested areas via logging roads
  • Extended periods of travel (up to 30 days continuously) will be required
  •  Split and variable-length shifts as well as work on weekends will be required

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