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Graduates interested in forest sector careers invited to apply for Tilhill Forestry programme

Tilhill Forestry is seeking graduates, who are interested ina career within the forest sector, to join the company.

Its three-year graduate programme is aimed at high-achievingforestry graduates, or those studying for a degree or about to graduate inforestry or related subjects such as land management, environmental studies orhorticulture.

Successful applicants are assigned to a district office or business stream where they learn every aspect of that area, including shadowing highly experienced colleagues. Graduate trainees are offered mentoring and are paired with an experienced manager during their training period.

Tilhill Forestry managing director George McRobbie said: “This is a very exciting time to join the forest industry and Tilhill Forestry is a superb company to work for with a wide variety of roles across the UK on offer. There is the added benefit of being part of the BSW Group – BSW is the UK’s largest sawmill company.

“We are looking for graduates with drive, enthusiasm and passion for managing and creating forests and working outdoors.”

Tilhill Forestry offers good personal and career development opportunities and operates a unique management development programme that starts by building up employees’ management skill sets in order to give them all the tools required to be its managers of the future.

Applications are now open and closes on 10 February 2019, with placements starting in June 2019. Applications should be emailed to careers@tilhill.com.