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Weyerhaeuser Forestry Intern - Lewisburg, WV in Lewisburg, West Virginia

Weyerhaeuser is offering internships to students in Forestry in the West Virginia Timberlands operation. This position will be based in the Lewisburg, WV office and offers opportunities to work alongside and under the supervision of professional foresters that actively manage 257,000 acres in the surrounding area.

Our internship is designed to build proficiencies and skills in a variety of forestry disciplines of timberland management and will provide a solid foundation for future educational choices and career opportunities.

Students will receive: * An individualized work plan and clear expectations for the length of the internship * An opportunity for exposure to a broad base of professional forestry experiences * Feedback on their performance * A Weyerhaeuser sponsor at their location to help them integrate into the business unit as well as to acclimate to the community * Competitive compensation * An opportunity to provide feedback to help improve their own internship program the opportunity to return to the same or different Weyerhaeuser location as an intern next year * Assessment for a full-time position upon graduation

  • Enrolled in Forestry or related studies at an accredited college or university OR have obtained your undergraduate degree in Forestry or related studies
  • Must have completed your freshman year by the start of the internship
  • Must have completed Hardwood Dendrology
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Willingness to work in the woods and to accept an assignment in a rural area.

Successful candidates will also have: * High initiative (self-motivated) * High integrity * Positive attitude * Excellent communication skills * Creativity in problem solving * Excellent teamwork skills * Ability to initiate and follow through on projects * Good time-management abilities * Strong work ethic * Commitment to work safety TOP 5 REASONS TO CHOOSE WEYERHAEUSER: 1. WE DON’T JUST GROW TREES, WE GROW PEOPLE TOO. 2. WE’RE FOCUSED ON EXCELLENCE AND WE AIM TO WIN. 3. WE ARE SUSTAINABLE, IT’S IN OUR DNA. 4. OUR PRODUCTS IMPROVE LIFE, WHAT WE DO MATTERS. 5. OUR VALUES ARE REAL, WE WALK THE TALK.

About Timberlands We believe trees are a remarkable resource that can and should be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and other important ecosystem benefits. For more than a century, we've been taking care of forests to make life better. * *

About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. *We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. * * * * * /Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / //

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Title: Forestry Intern - Lewisburg, WV

Location: WV-Lewisburg

Requisition ID: 01015478