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Careers

Field Foreman

Steigerwaldt Tree Farms, LLC, is currently looking to fill a field foreman position, based out of Tomahawk, Wisconsin. This person will be the primary field lead on an operating Christmas tree farm, assisting the tree farm manager and assistant manager with day-to-day field operations.

The ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:

  • Ability to work in a diverse position as a field crew leader, supervising Christmas tree farming operations
  • Ability to work independently in varied field settings
  • Ability and interest in safely operating tree farm equipment
  • Willingness to work in all weather conditions planting, fertilizing, shearing, harvesting, treating insect and disease problems, cutting boughs
  • A team player who is confident, respectful, curious, flexible, and is able to teach, train, coach, motivate, and supervise farm personnel, setting the pace for production and safety
  • Ability to work as a technician with Steigerwaldt Land Services in the “off-season” and periodically during the year with job duties that include assisting foresters or surveyors in field tasks, marking timber, timber inventory, and timber sale setup; interest in learning GPS data collection and processing
  • Ability and interest in obtaining a commercial driver’s license and pesticide applicators license
  • Ability to assist managing our retail Christmas tree operations for up to four consecutive weeks in Florida and Mississippi
  • Ability and willingness to work six to seven days per week in peak harvest season from late October through mid December
  • Utilizes excellent people skills and customer service techniques
  • Competency with Microsoft Office software preferred, but not necessary
  • Current valid driver’s license. Commercial driver’s license preferred, but not immediately required

Posting Date: February 2018. Your resume with cover letter is to be transmitted by mail or email to the contact below. Interviews will be scheduled upon review of cover letters and resumes. Position will likely be filled between April and June 2018.

Contact:

Steigerwaldt Tree Farms, LLC
Attn: Carol Karl, Assistant Tree Farm Director
856 North 4th Street
Tomahawk, WI  54487
E-mail to: carol.karl@steigerwaldt.com

Assistant Tree Farm Manager

Steigerwaldt Tree Farms, LLC, is currently looking to fill an assistant tree farm manager position, based out of Tomahawk, Wisconsin. This person will assist in managing the Christmas tree farms and the wholesale and retail sales operations.

The ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:

  • Ability to work in a diverse position with primary responsibility to support the tree farm manager in work planning and execution, field supervision, budget and tracking assistance, and oversight of farm operations and sales
  • Ability to work independently in varied settings, both in the field and with clients and other professionals
  • Willingness to work in all weather conditions planting, fertilizing, shearing, harvesting, treating insect and disease problems, cutting boughs
  • A team player who is confident, respectful, curious, flexible, and coordinates well with other professionals in managerial duties
  • Ability to work as a technician with Steigerwaldt Land Services in the “off-season” and periodically during the year with job duties that include assisting foresters or surveyors in field tasks, marking timber, timber inventory, and timber sale setup; interest in learning GPS data collection and processing
  • Ability and interest in operating equipment associated with a tree farm
  • Ability to assist managing our retail Christmas tree operations for up to four consecutive weeks in Florida and Mississippi
  • Ability and willingness to work six to seven days per week in peak harvest season from late October through mid December
  • Utilizes excellent people skills and customer service techniques
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Competent with Microsoft Office software
  • Current valid driver’s license. Commercial driver’s license preferred, but not immediately required

Posting Date: February 2018. Your resume with cover letter is to be transmitted by mail or email to the contact below. Interviews will be scheduled upon review of cover letters and resumes. Position will likely be filled between April and June 2018.

Contact:

Steigerwaldt Tree Farms, LLC
Attn: Carol Karl, Assistant Tree Farm Director
856 North 4th Street
Tomahawk, WI  54487
E-mail to: carol.karl@steigerwaldt.com

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Decades of Experience. A History of Results.

In 1957, Ed Steigerwaldt Sr. established a forestry and real estate consulting business with a goal of offering superior land management services. Over several decades that vision has been upheld and expanded by an exceptional staff of foresters, appraisers, GIS specialists, and real estate professionals with unsurpassed dedication to professional excellence and client satisfaction. While the business has grown and changed, our trademark hasn’t: Quality work fast, with honesty and integrity.

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