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Urban Forest Planner

Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Diamond Head Consulting, an award-winning environmental consulting firm based in Vancouver, is seeking an Urban Forest Planner to join our team. The Urban Forest Planner would join our planning team that focused primarily on urban forestry related planning projects as well as other local government environmental planning projects. Primary duties and responsibilities would be:

Specialist tasks required include:

  • With support from our GIS team, conduct geospatial data analysis, data review, or publish maps (familiarity with ESRI products will be considered a requirement)

  • Writing public-facing strategies and creating high-quality report layouts (familiarity with Adobe InDesign will be considered an asset)

Candidates must have:

  • Degree in urban forestry or a related field

  • At least 3 years of relevant experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • ISA Certified Arborist and/or Registered Professional Forester (BC), or eligibility

  • Experience working with or within local government

We are looking for a proactive and collaborative team member, with excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills. The ability to independently problem-solve is essential.

Diamond Head Consulting offers an interesting and flexible work environment with plenty of growth potential and competitive wages. We continually strive to live up to our environmental values by taking measures that improve our company’s work and office environmental sustainability. This includes working towards using cleaner energy and vehicles, greening our property, and supporting climate friendly commuting options for our staff.

If you meet the above criteria, please submit your resume and cover letter together in ONE PDF file to:

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Employer Info

3559 Commercial St
Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4R8


  • Consultant

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