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Estate Manager

OneFortyOne Plantations Pty Ltd Published: 10 July 2024
Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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OneFortyOne is a trans-Tasman business that owns and manages softwood plantation forests and operates sawmills in Australia and New Zealand. We produce and distribute timber and forest products across Australia, New Zealand and internationally. We are committed to redefining the value of fibre and we are always looking for ways to innovate across our operations, from breeding the best-performing trees through to future uses of wood fibre. Our Green Triangle Forests Estate is the largest and longest established sustainably managed Forest Estate in South Australia.

The Role:

As Estate Manager you will be a member of the Green Triangle Forests Leadership Team and report to the General Manager.  Leading a team of four specialists and managing a department of 30 employees and up to 200 contractors, the position has overall responsibility for the safe and effective management of our 95,000-hectare Forest Estate. Within the Estate department you will oversee key areas of: -

  • Silviculture practises and systems.
  • Fire Protection focusing on prevention, response capability and recovery.
  • Nursery Operations supplying seedlings to meet internal and customer demand.
  • Forest Research programs improving our practices and genetics.

To be successful in this role you will need relevant experience across the above key areas and be capable of: -

  • Leading Wellbeing and Safety programs in line with our commitment to everyone going Home Safe and Well.
  • Developing an engaged highly skilled and collaborative team that has the capability to consistently deliver operational and strategic goals.
  • Developing and deploying plans, strategies, business cases and budgets aligned with our goals and vision.
  • Managing compliance with governance and social responsibility obligations through existing systems and processes.
  • Leading and promoting a culture of continuous improvement in all that we do.
  • Managing projects to ensure they achieve agreed outcomes safely, on time and on budget.

We are looking for an experienced or aspiring Estate Manager, that has the leadership and functional and technical capabilities required to be successful in this role.  If this sounds like you and you want to join a winning team that will support your ongoing success, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

Interested? Confidential enquiries can be made to Steve King, Manager Human Resources on 0488 756 976.

Applications: Send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Applications Close: 27 July 2024

OneFortyOne encourages applicants of all genders, ages, and cultures, including First Nations people, people with disability, and LGBTIQA+ people.

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