This is your chance to be a part of sustainable forest management!

Title: Tree Planter
Job Type: Full-time Contract
Wage: $200/day
Application Deadline: June 1st, 2023
Contract Duration: Estimate:
June 7, 2023 – July 5, 2023


Capacity Forest Management is currently seeking a passionate and dedicated individual to join our team as a Tree Planter for our upcoming spring tree planting operations in the Surf Inlet area on Kitasoo Xai’xais’ Forest License. We are committed to sustainable forest management and to leaving a positive impact on the environment and the communities we work with.

As a Tree Planter, you will be tasked with working in rugged terrain within remote access areas to plant seedlings starting in Spring 2023.


Key Responsibilities

  • Planting tree seedlings in designated areas
  • Ensuring high-quality planting standards are met
  • Maintaining accurate records of planting progress
  • Adhering to safety procedures and regulations
  • Living and working with the tree-planting contractor and crew for the duration of the contract

Qualifications and Skills

  • No prior tree planting experience required.
  • Familiarity with manual labour and outdoor work is an asset
  • Capacity to adapt to changing weather and terrain conditions
  • Strong work ethic


Equipment and Gear

  • If you possess planting bags, shovels, caulk boots, hard hats, and high-vis clothing, please indicate this in your application
  • Equipment will be provided by the company at no cost if you do not have it


Working Hours and Compensation

  • Average workday consists of 10 hours per day
  • Shifts follow a schedule of 3 days on, 1 day off
  • Pay rate is $200/day


If you are interested, please leave your name with Bob Johnson at Capacity Forest Management 250 287 2120 office or 250 830 7263 cell or at Please leave your contact information, your planting experience and references, phone number, cell, and e-mail address and we will contact you. Thanks, and we look forward to hearing from you!