Louisiana Pacific Corporation Mgr, Resource I in Newberry 49868, Michigan

Job Purpose To manage all wood procurement activities to ensure long term supply to Manufacturing facilities which meet company objectives for profitability. Key Responsibilities liBudget and forecast costs and volumes of raw materials/li liHire, train, and manage performance of staff/li liNegotiate and supervise various contracts including logging, road construction, and transportation/li liAppraise and negotiate or bid private and government timber sale purchases/li liMonitor and report accomplishments and compare to budgets/goals/li liEnsure delivery of raw materials to mills meeting quality, quantity, and cost objectives/li liProvide timely information and participation in Mill Business Team decisions/li liPerform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations/li liPerform other duties as necessary/li /ul Qualifications uSkills, knowledge, abilities:/u liStrong communication and interpersonal skills/li liKnowledge of company products/li liAbility to work in team environment/li liKnowledge of general forestry principles and skills/li liDemonstrated leadership and supervisory skills/li liGood organization skills/li liBasic knowledge of contracts and environmental regulations/li liBasic computer skills/li liDriverrsquo;s license required/li /ul uEducation:/u liBachelorrsquo;s degree in Forestry or equivalent experience/li /ul uExperience:/u li2 years supervisory experience/li li5 years forestry experience/li liOr any combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position./li /ul Work Environment liOutdoor environment subject to elements of nature/li liFrequent travel required/li /ul