Under supervision, perform manual labor necessary to develop, maintain, or protect areas such as forests, forested areas, woodlands, wetlands, and rangelands through such activities as raising and transporting seedlings; combating insects, pests, and diseases harmful to plant life; and building structures to control water, erosion, and leaching of soil. Includes forester aides, seedling pullers, and tree planters.
|Primary Industry||Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources|
|Indiana Average Salary|
|Average Time to Fill||45 days|
|Typical Education||Post-secondary certificate or some college courses|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||20|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||-1.45 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||97|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||-8.57 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Natural Resource Management|