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DGA Forestry LLP

DGA Forestry LLP is one of Scotland’s leading independent forestry consultants and managers, established in 1972.  We have a broad ranging portfolio of properties under management across the country and are currently seeking to recruit a forest manager to join our team based in Dumfries & Galloway, the role will consist of a mixture of remote and office-based work.  This is a unique opportunity to join one of Scotland’s last remaining independent forestry firms and enjoy a rewarding and varied career in Scotland’s thriving commercial forestry sector.

Graduate/Assistant Forest Manager

Depending on the level of experience and qualifications, the role would initially be to assist the existing forest management team, but the successful candidate would in time be expected to assume the management of their own portfolio of client properties across Scotland.  This well supported post offers the successful applicant the opportunity to develop their career within an independent professional firm and in time to make an increasing contribution to the development and growth of the business.

Applicants for the post should hold relevant academic qualifications or have a proven track record in forest management and supervision; have sound practical skills; excellent communication skills; and a good level of IT competence, candidates should be Chartered or working towards Chartered Forester status.  A full UK driving licence is essential. The successful candidate should be capable of working to a high standard alone and as part of a small team applying high professional and silvicultural standards to their work.

A competitive salary and package (including company vehicle) are negotiable and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications including your current CV should be submitted in writing to:

James Anderson,

DGA Forestry LLP,

The Old Bank

1 John Street



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