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pine-coneAbout Us

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.



Staff Forester- Hayward

Steigerwaldt Land Services, Inc., is a full service forestry, GIS, real estate, surveying, and appraisal company with offices in Tomahawk and Hayward, Wisconsin; Chillicothe, Ohio; and Negaunee, Michigan.  Steigerwaldt has been a family owned and operated business since 1957.

Becoming a member of Steigerwaldt is more than just an opportunity to follow your passion in forestry.  It is an opportunity to be a part of an organization that fosters professional growth, nurtures your talent, and allows you to take ownership of your career path.  A strong sense of brand, culture, and values define our company and our team.  Our office culture is one that values synergy in the office and in the field.

Steigerwaldt creates a transparent and inclusive environment that involves you in company strategic planning, career development, and a vested interest in company success.

The intrinsic benefit of Steigerwaldt’s work environment is complimented with a full benefit package* including:

  • Profit sharing
  • Health insurance
  • Vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k

* Following the successful completion of a probationary period.  Salaries commensurate with experience.

If this sounds like the supportive, passion-driven, professional environment you will thrive in, please apply to join our team.  We are currently seeking one full-time, staff forester position in our Hayward office.  This is considered an entry-level position, although previous professional experience is helpful.

The ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in forestry or Associates of Applied Science degree in forestry
  • Desire to develop a career as a professional forester in a fast-paced and diverse consulting business
  • Familiarity with Lake States forest management and timber harvest administration
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in varied settings, both in the field and with clients and other professionals
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Competent with Microsoft Office software
  • Experience with GPS data collecting and processing
  • Experience with ESRI ArcView GIS software and GIS mapping and data collection principles
  • Ability to travel and conduct overnight work away from the Hayward office
  • Current valid driver’s license with personal vehicle suitable for forestry work (mileage is reimbursed)
  • Interest in involvement in professional organizations to further education and develop working relationships with other professional foresters
  • A team player who is self-confident, respectful, curious, and flexible and able to work with other professionals in a growing, successful, and respected business

Posting Date:  March 21, 2019.  Position will be filled ASAP.  Interviews will be scheduled in April.  Expected start date will be in May.  Please note that this position may be filled sooner, as there is flexibility in the start date.  Your resume with cover letter is to be transmitted by mail or email to the contact below and received no later than Friday, April 12, 2019.


Ashley Beatty

Steigerwaldt Land Services, Inc.

11242N Gorski Road

Hayward, Wisconsin  54843

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GIS Analyst

Steigerwaldt Land Services, Inc. is a full service forestry, GIS, real estate, surveying, and appraisal company with offices in Tomahawk and Hayward, Wisconsin; Negaunee, Michigan; and Chillicothe, Ohio.  We are currently looking to fill a GIS Analyst position requiring previous experience and strong analytic skills.  The GIS Analyst will work as an integral team member as part of the Steigerwaldt Analysis and Technology Solutions department.  This group provides a variety of real estate, natural resource, and forestry-related analysis, inventory, data management, and mapping and technical solutions services to internal and external clients.

The ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:

  • ArcGIS Desktop skills are required
  • ArcGIS Online skills preferred
  • Mobile GIS and data application skills preferred
  • Experience in ArcGIS Server, Spatial Analyst, Network Analyst, SQL, or Python preferred
  • GIS spatial analytical skills required
  • Ability to integrate GIS and GPS applications and data
  • Ability to conduct mapping data research and secure and apply GIS data from different geographic regions
  • Microsoft Office experience is required
  • Ability to work with large datasets, maintain data integrity, data migration, data organization, product summary reports, and statistics
  • Ability to produce professional, high quality, GIS-based hard copy and digital cartographic products
  • Ability to interpret and work with digital aerial imagery and satellite data
  • Knowledgeable in real estate and general land survey applications
  • Attention to detail and an analytic mindset
  • Interest in field applications and ability to assist in field data collection support
  • Experience with mobile field hardware and emerging applications

In addition to meeting the key competency expectations above, successful applicants would have the ability to communicate verbally and in written form with management, support staff, and clients.  The ability to maintain a high level of work and project organization is necessary for this position as well.  Strong candidates will have interest and experience in research, with the eagerness to learn new technology and applications.

Location: Position will be located at our Tomahawk, Wisconsin, office.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Travel: Although an office-based position, brief travel assignments may be required.  Additionally, travel between office locations on multi-day trips would be required on an infrequent basis.

Posting Date:  March 13, 2019.  Position will be filled within one to two months.  Interviews will be scheduled throughout this time period.  Your resume with cover letter is to be transmitted by mail or email to the contact below. 


Steigerwaldt Land Services, Inc.

Attn: Jennifer Turkiewicz, Forestry Administrative Coordinator

856 North 4th Street

Tomahawk, WI 54487

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