Rayonier Job Posting

Rayonier is recruiting an Engineering Manager at their Hoquiam, WA offices.  LINK to Announcement


Engineering Manager


At Rayonier, we’re creating “value from the ground up” every day, starting with our people. People are the foundation for success and the key to making us the best performing company in the forest products industry.  We are proud of our long history of success, our diverse mix of businesses and our values-based work environment, and invite you to consider a career with Rayonier.


Directly responsible for budgeting, forecasting, and management of all forest engineering, road construction, capital road and bridge projects, operating and non-operating road maintenance, RMAP, habitat evaluation, grant projects, and land survey activities within the Pacific RU. Assists the Timber Harvest Planning Supervisor with 5 year harvest plan. Schedules and allocates resources to maintain desired lead of sale ready blocks.

Manages Engineering department composed of 7 members. Directly supervises three employees: Geomorphologist, Senior Engineer, and GIS Information Coordinator. Provides situational leadership to develop an engaged and highly functioning engineering team.

The SFI role of this position is the protection of water quality and soils, wildlife, to ensure long term forest productivity, efficient wood utilization, training of staff and contractors, aesthetics, and compliance with all forest practice laws relative to timber harvest, reforestation, forest management, and road construction and maintenance.     

The scope of this position includes collaboration between all departments to make business decisions in the best interest of Pacific RU and Rayonier.

Required Qualifications

·         Bachelor’s degree in Forest Engineering (preferred) or related field.

·         Minimum of 4 years in forest engineering (preferred) or civil engineering.

·         Minimum of 4 years of previous supervisory experience.

·         Working knowledge of engineering, surveying, logging and road construction.  Ability to plan and estimate costs on projects.

Rayonier is committed to maintaining a work environment that promotes diversity and is free of discrimination.  Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.