Scottish Woodlands provides a comprehensive range of both traditional and evolving forest and land related services, underpinned by our unique staff ownership structure,
in-depth market experience, knowledge base and commitment to quality.
The company is largely employee-owned, and as you will see on the ‘contact us’ page, we have offices across the UK. New opportunities arise from time to time, and will be advertised on this web page as well as through other channels - within the industry usually - so please keep any eye on any vacancies which may be of interest.
Alternatively, you may wish to email a copy of your CV, highlighting relevant experience, to:
Posted on: 15/02/2017
Mid-Year Student Placements 2017 – Think BIG!
Scottish Woodlands Ltd is a leading Forestry Management Company with a long tradition of serving forest owners and investors in Scotland and the rest of the UK.
Originally established as a cooperative our history can be traced back two decades to become a major player in the British forestry and timber industry, delivering over 1,000,000 tonnes of timber per annum into UK sawmills, and planting in excess of 25% of private sector new woodland expansion.
Our business is largely employee owned, and this encourages staff dedication and commitment to the highest standards of professionalism and customer focus. We like to offer a level of service to each client which is both flexible and personal. The enthusiasm of the staff is backed by an integrated management system accredited to ISO 9001:2008, 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001.
Scottish Woodlands provides its employees with a work environment which is both challenging and stimulating, allowing individuals to use their own initiative and enthusiasm to steer their own careers towards their chosen specialism, be that Forest Management, Timber Harvesting, Utilities Arboriculture.
At the same time the close-knit structure of the business allows for local and national mentoring of staff and opportunities for mid-year placements and graduates to move around the company and business streams to build their knowledge and to “find their place”.
Applications are welcome now and assessment/interviews will be carried out in March 2017 with 12 month placements commencing in summer 2017.
Mid-Year student placements will be paid positions with a competitive salary, company vehicle and other employee benefits being provided.
If you would like to be considered, please email your CV and covering letter why you would be a suitable candidate to HR@scottishwoodlands.co.uk. Alternatively, contact Mhairi Calder, HR Co-ordinator for more information.
Scottish Woodlands Ltd provides a comprehensive range of forest, estate and land-related services. We are client and customer focused and operate to the highest standards of safety and environmental awareness.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
Closing date: Wednesday 1st March 2017