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    Ref: 1171353
    Nationality: Nigerian
    Qualifications: BSc - Forestry and Msc Forestry
    Annual Package Range: NGN 4.1 mil - 4.5 mil, per annum
    Total Years Experience: 12 - 15 years
    Home and other languages: English
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: African / Black

    Project Officer (Forestry)

    Online Interview Questions

    Current / most recent job title?
    Project Officer

    1. Primary purpose of current/most recent position:

    • Management of projects
    • Supervision of staff
    • Preparing of annual reports
    • Conduct training for farmers and staff
    • Research and development
    • Conservation of wildlife, trees and wetlands
    • Farm management and development

    2. Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

    • Silviculture operations
    • Nursery management
    • Coordination of staff and farmers

    3. Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

    • Honesty
    • Hardworking
    • Integrity with zealous mind
    • Team work to achieved targets and goals

    4. Ideal business title: 
    Project and farm management

    5. Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:

    • Record keeping
    • Proper accountability of farm produce sales, for example; cassava, plantain and banana

    6. Skill area of competence:
    Computer Microsoft

    7. Career summary:

    • 15 years Forestry and wildlife management
      12 years Project management

    8. Achievements:

    • Solution to logistics issues, compared to to the past
    • Breaking of dormancy of Allanblackia seeds, using vegetative propagation methods, which reduced from 12 months to 4 months, which percentage rate of 85%, to saved over $1.5 for the Agency.

    9. What do you absolutely love doing?

    • Farming
    • Travelling
    • Gardening

    10. Ideal company (culture and values):

    • A good and zealous mind team
    • Eco friendly environment
    • Non discriminatory office
    • Best office practices

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      Ref: 1159805
      Nationality: Zimbabwean
      Qualifications: BSc - Forestry and Masters
      Annual Package Range: USD 0.00 - 150 000, per annum
      Total Years Experience: 3 to 5 years
      Home and other languages: Other, English
      Gender: Male
      Ethnicity: African / Black

      Forest Inventory Manager

      Online Interview Questions

      Current / most recent job title?
      Forest Inventory Manager

      1. Primary purpose of current/most recent position:
      To provide timely Forest Inventory data through use of GIS and Remote Sensing technology

      2. Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

      • Forest Mapping
      • Forest Inventory Field work
      • Forest Planning

      3. Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:
      I’m a fast learner with great zeal to learn new technologies. My field (GIS and Remote Sensing) requires someone who is open to learn new technologies and I’m someone who quickly grasps latest methodologies of solving tasks.

      4. Ideal business title:

      • Forest Planning Manager
      • GIS and Forest Inventory Head

      5. Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:

      • Organizing and carrying out forest enumeration activities
      • Planning, coordination and Implementation of GIS and Remote Sensing projects.
      • Organizing training in GIS and Remote Sensing applications.
      • Database design and implementation.
      • Supervision of Forest Mapping and Inventory field staff.

      6. Skill area of competence:
      5 years in Forest Planning, GIS and Remote Sensing, Forest Mapping

      7. Achievements: 
      I have introduced a real time satellite based Fire Incidences Monitoring system for the Zimbabwe Forestry Commission. This has enabled foresters to attend to fire incidences quickly.

      8. What do you absolutely love doing?
      Solving challenging problems which are in line with my field of study.

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        Ref: 1159624
        Nationality: South African
        Qualifications: BSc - Forestry
        Annual Package Range: R 0.00 - 150 000, per annum
        Total Years Experience: 1 to 2 years
        Home and other languages: SiSwati, English, IsiZulu, IsiXhosa
        Gender: Male
        Ethnicity: African / Black

        Forester

        Online Interview Questions

        Current / most recent job title?
        Forester

        1. Primary purpose of current/most recent position:
        It is to improve the company productivity while reducing the cost and maximise profit. To also ensure that safety of the workers and the environment is being kept accordingly.To work for and be an asset to the company not a liability of it.

        2. Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:
        Lean from others how the company works, respect everyone and also work hard to provide the company with good work always.

        3. Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:
        Management of all sales and equipment of the company also marketing the company to high level of the supply chain. Self motivated able to work not under close supervision and problem solving ability and always willing to bring innovation In the company. Currently seeking for a permanent job opportunity to improve an organisation that is in need of an individual that will improve production

        4. Ideal business title:

        • Operational Forestry Manager
        • Operational Forester

        5. Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:
        To manage the forestry plantations for growth to produce more timber while conserving the nature and don’t pollute the environment.

        6. Career summary:
        One year doing silvicultural Operations and 8 months in harvesting of timber

        7. Achievements: 
        I graduated top of my class and I was also a chairperson of the Uneven forestry association

        8. What do you absolutely love doing?
        Creative development e.g creating scientific ways of how our trees can speed up growth.

        9. Ideal company (culture and values):
        A company that do commercial forest or plants from establishment to harvesting.

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          Ref: 1160921
          Nationality: South African
          Qualifications: BSc - Forestry
          Annual Package Range: R 651 000 - 750 000, per annum
          Total Years Experience: 12 Years
          Home and other languages: English, Afrikaans
          Gender: Male
          Ethnicity: Caucasian / White

          Planning Officer

          Online Interview Questions

          Current / most recent job title?
          Planning Officer

          1. Primary purpose of current/most recent position:
          Maintain forestry database; maintain maps (GPS, aerial photographs); compile and manage enumeration plan; enumeration audits; plantation audits; assist with site species matching; assist with harvesting APO and tactical plan compilation; and write technical reports.

          2. Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

          • Data Collection, Management, Analysis and Interpretation
          • Technical Report Writing
          • Geographical Information Systems
          • Land Management
          • Attention to Detail
          • Innovation
          • Mentoring

          3. Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

          • I am solutions driven, open-minded and creative. I believe that anything is possible. I strive for using all available information to find truly sustainable, big picture solutions to current challenges.
          • I want to work with individuals that believe in Making a Difference.
          • I have over 12 years’ experience in tactical planning within the Forestry Sector; Maintenance of Forest Databases; Mapping; and Providing Decision-makers with Relevant Information.

          4. Ideal business title: 
          Planning Head, Planning Manager, GIS Solutions Provider.

          5. Skill area of competence:
          Maintain forestry database; maintain maps (GPS, aerial photographs); compile and manage enumeration plan; enumeration audits; plantation audits; assist with site species matching; assist with harvesting APO and tactical plan compilation; and write technical reports.

          6. Career summary:
          13 years forestry

          7. What do you absolutely love doing?
          I am always looking to improve the way things are done, to find solutions that make others’ tasks easier and more efficient, whether it be by modifying current processes or searching for and testing new processes and equipment. I am solutions orientated.

          8. Ideal company (culture and values):
          Solutions-driven, innovative, sustainable.