'WOOD' you love to manage woodland in one of the UK's finest locations? Then we have some good news for you. 

Tilhill is on the hunt for a forest manager to oversee its operations in South Scotland. You can find the full details below. 

South Scotland - Dumfries office

Tilhill has, over the last 70+ years, planted more than 1 billion trees and, as a private company, has the greatest number of professionally qualified managers. We specialise in woodland creation and management, timber harvesting and buying, and landscaping. We strive at all times to provide an unrivalled service to our clients and customers.

Tilhill is at the forefront of the provision of nature-based solutions that help fight climate change in the most natural way. Our South Scotland forestry region is the largest region within our business both in terms of hectares of land managed and number of staff and therefore plays a key role in our business development aspirations.

We have exciting opportunities for you to be a key member of our Nithsdale and Annandale Area forestry team in the role of Forest Manager or Senior Forest Manager depending on experience.

About you
As an experienced forestry professional, with a background in forestry (or other related sector), you are able to demonstrate your strong commercial acumen and ability to build and maintain strong working relationships. 

In return, you can look forward to developing a long-term career with one of the industry’s leading employers. In addition to the competitive salary and company car, this position also includes excellent benefits such as:

• Company provided health plan and Life Assurance policy.
• Company sick pay, enhanced with a length of service.
• Company pension.


Closing date: March 14

Check out our full list of forestry vacancies here

If you are interested in advertising in our Jobs section, please contact:
Dali Dahmane on 0141 302 7759 or
email: dali.dahmane@forestryjournal.co.uk