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If you are looking for the latest forestry jobs, seeking work in forestry or have a vacancy to fill then advertise here for free.

Latest Forestry Jobs

Seeking Forestry Work

Forwarder driver wanted all work in Scottish Borders
Tel:- 07795421976


Harvester Driver wanted. For 1270D pine thinning work. Norfolk and Suffolk area. Must have tickets.  Immediate start.

Call Dave 07836 216210.



Forwarder operator required to join a small team. 3 month old Ponsse Buffalo King.  Must have FMOC and First Aid + F certificates.  Most importantly have experience working to a high standard, be a team player.  Currently working Lockerbie area.  07733105043 for details.


Sawmen wanted to cut Chestnut for fencing, West Sussex, Uk.  Good pay for guys that know what they are doing.
Apply via email at cpboddington@hotmail.co.uk
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C&E Pipeline is looking for a forestry operator with Jirraff experience.
Contact Steve at  steve.sikorski@cepipeline.com
Harvester & Forwarder driver wanted must have tickets and mechanical experience
Tel:- 07795421976
Forwarder operator wanted to work on a Logset 8F in Somerset. Up to 10 weeks work starting straight away. For more information please call Henry on 07968539249.
Harvester driver wanted for 1270D, both thinning and clear fell work. Work will mainly be in northern half of Ireland, must have tickets and certs. Immediate start. Call 0876654932
Forwarder  Operator required. Argyll
Ian Pattison 07787507066

FORWARDER contractor/ owner driver required for work in southern England, behind harvester.
Mix of clear fell & thinning. Immediate start.
Call Nick, Elmsdown Forestry 07595 290954

Experienced Harvester and Forwarder Operators  required 
Colin Robertson 07717608906

Live and work in Canada! If you are interested in emigrating to this amazing country please read on!

We have a large number of requirements for experienced harvester and forwarder operators in New Brunswick. We can help and support the move to Canada having already assisted over 100 people make the move already. For more information about rates, hours, location please either email grace.mcmullan@matchtech.com or call 01489 898 245.

Harvester/Forwarder/Chainsaw operator wanted in Yorkshire.  Weekly pay. Varied Work.  Interesting job for the right person.  Self employed.  Plenty of work ahead.  Message, text or ring me for more details if interested.
Andrew Spittlehouse 07710 641528
Enthusiastic Forest Machine Operator with an interest in teaching to be based in our Barony Campus near Dumfries.
Piotr Lula‎ 

Job is looking for you in Poland
Machine operator at 1210e and operator at 1470d.
Very good job conditions, great team be a part of. Accomodation provided as well food ...money.
Great employment contract
Aviaible to start as soon as.

Praca szuka człowieka. Operator na 1210e i operator na 1470d. Bardzo dobre warunki, zakwaterowanie, dieta,umowa o pracę itp.
570-349-479, 506-068-790, 605-833-758


Joe McKnight
Job opportunity on well maintained John Deere 1470e. Very tidy machine for age. Must have FMOC and First aid. Working in south/central scotland. Call for details on 07733105043 or pm me. Part time or full time basis. Thanks In advance
Alan MacArthur
Experienced harvester operator for 1270e required North Scotland. Also trainee forwarder operator for working to skyline.

AMAC. 07767464514

Elliot Henderson
We are looking for two harvester drivers for work in the Scottish Borders. All applicants must have appropriate tickets including first aid.

Tigercat 855

8 wheel 1270

Please call 07836537587 or 07785344396

Tractor Driver Required for 400hp Tractor and Mobile PTO Chipper       Edinburgh
Must have 3 years experience of big tractors. Digger, telescopic forklift and crane experience preferred. 
An HGV licence would be an advantage. 
Permanent Position. 
Occasional overnights.

 Please email Richard at info@pentlandbiomass.com with a CV or summary of your experience


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Mounding Operators required


  • Tay District x 2
  • Inverness area x 2
  • Fort William x 2
  • Argyll x 2


360 excavator mounding operators required for upcoming work,

must have experience with mound NPCT OPS and first aid certificates.

Good rates of pay for experienced operators.

Please send Cv to pjfcivils@outlook.com

Divisional Sales Manager - Home Based - Forestry Machinery & Spares

Spaldings are a leading UK wholesaler of Equipment, Parts and Tools to the Forestry & Arborist sector and are looking to recruit a Sales Manager.

The successful candidate will be an inspirational sales leader, with high levels of energy and motivation with a desire to deliver results.

The role will be to manage and develop the Forest & Arborist division effectively ensuring clear and open communication. Setting clear objectives you will guide and assist the development of a sales plan for the division to bring profitable value added growth in their area.

Our business is based on building customer loyalty. Using your industry knowledge and management skills you will develop strong long term relationships throughout the customer structure that will ensure rapid growth and deliver opportunities for customers to increase their profitability.

You will have a good understanding of the Forest & Arboriculture markets and must be comfortable working with customers at all levels. You will need excellent written skills, a high level of communication and admin skills, and be capable of addressing challenges and embracing change. You will have an entrepreneurial spirit that looks to be constantly improving sales through self-development and initiating and participating in sales projects.

A complete package including competitive salary, car, laptop, and mobile phone will be on offer to the right person.

Apply to Helen Foster
Email: hr@spaldings.co.uk or Tel: 01522 507522
Website: www.spaldings.co.uk

Arb & Forestry Sales Support Executive – Office Based (Lincoln)

Spaldings are a leading UK wholesaler of Equipment, Parts and Tools to the Forestry & Arborist sector and are looking to recruit a Sales Executive.

The successful candidate will be the key point of contact for our customers, answering queries, offering product advice and introducing new products.

The role will be to develop sales of the Forest & Arborist division to organise customer visits, develop new leads and open new accounts to ensure profitable value added growth to this area.

Our business is based on building customer loyalty. Using your industry knowledge and management skills you will develop strong long term relationships throughout the customer structure that will ensure rapid growth and deliver opportunities for customers to increase their profitability.

You will have a good understanding of the Forest & Arboriculture markets and must be comfortable dealing with customers at all levels. You will need good written, communication and admin skills, and be capable of addressing customer problems.

A competitive salary is on offer to the right person.

Apply to Helen Foster
Email: hr@spaldings.co.uk or Tel: 01522 507522
Website: www.spaldings.co.uk

Harvester Operators required for  a long-term project in Canada.
Competitive salaries and long-term work available.  Full family relocation package included.  Interviews to take place in Finland and Ireland in March.  Please contact Jazmine at jazmine.gouldbourne@matchtech.com for more information.
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Harvester Driver wanted.
With experience. John Deere 1270 e.
Lower Austria.
If you are interested phone 06649131925
Christopher Stundner
English Woodlands Forestry Ltd
Forester Required.
An opportunity has arisen to join our dedicated team delivering woodland management services to our clients across Sussex & Surrey.  As a company we provide a high quality and comprehensive forestry service predominantly to private tenants.  Our work ranges from timber harvesting to conservation projects and includes all types of woodland management.

Position:              Forester - working within our 
                            woodland management team.
Job Description:  Undertaking practical work as
                            part of our team under the
                            direction of our lead forester and
                            forest managers.  Activities
                            include hand-cutting (chainsaw),
                            pesticide application, planting,
                            fencing and general
Location:             Working out of our Blackboys
                            depot in East Sussex, but
                            travelling across Sussex and

  •  Hardworking and reliable.
  •  Able to work in  small team and take instruction.
  •  Practical problem solving.
  •  Experience of forestry operations.
  •  Chainsaw tickets.
  • Clean driving Licence.
  •  Pesticide tickets.
  •  ATV driving certificate.
  •  First aid certificate.
(Training will be required if required)

Starting at £ 17.000/annum
Negotiable depending on experience
Company pension included
Equipment, PPE, uniform and transport to site from Blackboys depot provided.

To apply
Please send CV and covering letter/email to Andrew Wright (andy@englishwoodlandsforestry.co.uk) Brownings Farm, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5HG.  For more information call Andrew on 07921 004542.


Komatsu Forest Ltd are looking to recruit Mechanical Engineers in England and Wales. Previous experience in Forestry or Plant machinery is essential with a kno...wledge of Hydraulics and Electronics desirable. The successful candidates will receive full Komatsu Forest Training on all aspects of our machinery.
Please contact Stephen Bellas on 01228 792018 or 07557681454 or alternatively email your CV to: stephen.bellas@komatsuforest.com

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We are looking for Forwarder and Harvester Operators in Albany WA the Forwarders are 1710D John Deere and the Harvesters are Cat 324DFM Waratah Head 616C. Contact Person is Andrew Phelan 0417807004 email andrewphelan@totalharvesting.com.au
Chainsaw operatives required.
Positions have become available for full time chainsaw operators based in the Lincolnshire/Nottinghamshire area namely Grantham. 
The positions would be a great opportunity for the right candidates to learn hardwood felling.
Basic chainsaw tickets are essential however further training will be given.

Please send your CV and covering letter to:
Abi Anthony
Contracts Manager
Susilva Ltd

105 Huntingtower Road,
NG31 7AZ
Telephone: 07766077234
Hand Cutter wanted in Cardigan West Wales.  Must have all tickets including windblow and first aid.  Rates on experience and production.  Part time or full time, immediate start, 2-3 months work on current site.
Call Will on 07530743373 


I am looking to gain experience driving a forwarder, I have worked in forestry for 26 years as mechanic/operator.  I have tickets for forwarder, excavator, telehandler, chainsaw, cscs card.  Own transport, full time or part time, preferably Scottish Borders.  Call Alex on 08709904880.



I am harvester driver who owns own 1470E looking for work any location considered. Experienced operator.

Phone 07920201990


Experienced Forwarder operator looking for work anywhere North of Perth. Contact: 07766992788



Antony Brown

Looking for forwarder driving work, can start any time.  Contact mrburtbrown@gmail.com



Now branching out into the forestry sector, LR Groundwork and Plant Services are now carrying out work involving road building, ditching, drainage, mounding etc.
We are based in the Scottish Borders but can cover the whole of Scotland and north of England. 
Call Lyle on 07876735036


Paul Swales looking for harvester, forwarder driving work around cork area working a 1270D harvester at the moment, have tickets for both machines.  087 7043699
Looking to enter the forestry Industry.  I have worked 10 years in the construction industry and I am now looking to expand my horizons. 
I have experience with and hold construction related tickets for tractors and various 3 point linkage attachments, tracked excavators up to 50 tonnes.  I also have a chainsaw use and maintenance ticket and a first aid certificate.
Willing to travel (based in North Wales), have driving licence and own transport.  Hard working.  I would be grateful for the opportunity to gain experience in forestry operations, especially plant based.
Call William Williams on 07956662875 
Owner Operator looking for some Sub Contracting work with a new excavator based harvester.  Travelling not an issue. For more details contact Joe on 07583010307
Graham Rippingale from Dumfries looking for mounding jobs in Scotland 10 years experience contact graham.rippingale@outlook.com


David Ross - Looking for work in Inverness area, six years experience on excavator harvester and fourteen years on 1270.  Reference available, can start June.



My name is Joe Pattison, I have 10 years experience of working between forestry machines and chainsaws, I have certificates for all of the above please contact me on 07584135181


My name is Daniel and I am looking for job on forwarder or harvester. I have 6 year experience and I am mechanic. I prefer machines Valmet, Komatsu and Timberjack, John Deere. I will be glad if I will find job in Sweden. But every job offer I will consider .Phone 0722 602 546


Campbell Smith
Looking to enter the industry, anything considered, can travel anywhere within UK for the right opportunity, have current driving licence and EFAW+F certificate.
I also have practical experience in use of chainsaw and forwarder but currently hold no certificates. I am very hardworking, enthusiastic and willing to learn. As Inexperienced, more than willing to work for less than traditional rate to prove my worth.
Currently located in Angus area.
Please call 07772405674 anytime
Murray Mannall
Anyone looking for an owner driver harvester 1470E?  I can do long hours good production, reliable and honest.  Own diesel tanks, own repairs not looking for a fortune per ton or m³ just looking for a job in any part of the country. Contact on 07920201990
Forwarder driver, 68 years old seeks work.  Anywhere in England or Wales considered.  15 years driving logsets, some basic mechanical knowledge.
contact andrewrhale@aol.com



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