Beacon in forest inventory - Salary and Career
Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

Beacon in forest inventory - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They extract wood, identifying extraction areas, felling mapped trees, classifying logs according to diameter and length and separating wood according to its use. They reforest areas, collecting seeds from trees and buds for cloning and planting tree seedlings. They would inventory forests, identify species, monitor tree growth and raise wood potential in renewable and native forests. They carry out measurements by coding felled trees. They transport trees, logs and short logs and condition soil for planting. They work following safety, hygiene and environmental protection standards.

How much does an Beacon in forest inventory earn

A Beacon in forest inventory earns between $1.076 and $3.321 per month, with an average monthly salary of $1.553 and a median salary of $1.283 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 1.695 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Beacon in forest inventory

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 1.553 18.636 388 7
1º Quartile 1.076 12.908 269 5
Median Salary 1.283 15.396 321 6
3º Quartile 2.533 30.391 633 12
Higher Salary 3.321 39.850 830 16

Professional job categories

  • Agricultural, forestry and fisheries workers
    • fishermen and forestry extractors
      • forest extractives
        • extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

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Main workplaces

Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species they work in companies that extract and process wood and its derivatives as employees with a formal contract. They are organized as a team, as permanent supervision, during the day and in the open. All are subject to climate variation and the chainsaw operator works in an uncomfortable position and exposed to intense noise.

What does it take to work in the field of Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

For the exercise of these occupations, the fourth grade of elementary school and a basic professional qualification course of around two hundred class hours are required (except for forest extraction workers, who do not need a qualification course). The full performance of activities takes between one and two years of professional experience.

Functions and activities of Beacon in forest inventory

Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species must:

  • extracting wood;
  • lock wood;
  • employ security measures;
  • extract timber;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • perform measurements;
  • conditioning soil for planting;
  • condition soil for planting;
  • reforest areas;
  • extract wood;
  • employing safety measures;
  • employ safety measures;
  • inventory forests;
  • take measurements;
  • transport trees, logs and logs;
  • employ safety measures;

  • Activities

    • check volume and wood stocks;
    • cutting trees into logs;
    • demonstrate quantitative reasoning;
    • chop mapped trees;
    • align terrain;
    • identify extraction areas;
    • replant seedlings in unplanted holes;
    • record peer training;
    • apply herbicides in competitive weeds and weeds;
    • tie steel cables to piles and logs;
    • measure piles of trees, logs and logs washed;
    • demarcate sampling plots in topographic plan;
    • indicate tree felling areas with warning signs;
    • check species, age and origin of renewable trees;
    • debarking logs;
    • adjust equipment;
    • mark cut points on trees;
    • cube felled trees;
    • plant tree seedlings;
    • cube logs and logs;
    • distributing ant killers in soil;
    • work as a team;
    • check the slope of trees;
    • line up branch remnants between rows;
    • separate wood according to use;
    • report occurrences of fires, pests, deforestation and bad weather;
    • lighten plantations;
    • identify tree species;
    • observe wind direction;
    • sharpening sickle and hatchet;
    • sharpen chainsaw chain;
    • check measurements;
    • locate sampling plots;
    • send samples for laboratory analysis;
    • detect accident risks;
    • mark land;
    • monitor tree growth;
    • demonstrate a sense of direction;
    • storage logs and logs;
    • demonstrate sense of direction;
    • select thick, medium and thin trees;
    • find anthills;
    • package logs and logs;
    • classify logs according to diameter and length;
    • show courage;
    • train co-workers;
    • collect soil samples;
    • check the appearance of pests and anthills;
    • delimbing trees;
    • choose species and seed quality;
    • prove physical endurance;
    • attending to details;
    • spray pesticides on seedlings;
    • describe tree characteristics;
    • load trees, logs and logs on trucks, ferries, wagons and rafts ;
    • check terrain topography;
    • raise wood potential in renewable and native forests;
    • underground terrain;
    • pick up buds for cloning;
    • examine topographical plan;
    • line up remnants of branches between rows;
    • stack trees, logs and logs;
    • select dominant trees;
    • putting out forest fires;
    • sharpen plantations;
    • measure tree diameter and height;
    • measure slope and slope;
    • save equipment;
    • weeding weeds;
    • separate wooden rollers;
    • attend to details;
    • covear land;
    • measure cap (chest height) of trees;
    • measure installments;
    • clearing native vegetation;
    • fertilize planted seedlings;
    • unload trees, logs and logs onto trucks, ferries, wagons and rafts ;
    • clean up logs and logs;
    • grade ground;
    • pick seeds from trees;
    • observe the presence of hooks in logs;
    • clean up planting area;
    • adjust measurement scale according to terrain topography;
    • annotate collected measurements;
    • weed weed;
    • check distances between teams in extraction areas;
    • fertilize soil;
    • flag selected trees;
    • measure dap (diameter of chest height) of trees;
    • transfer logs and logs from field to road;

    Sectors that hire Beacon in forest inventory the most in the job market

    • engineering services
    • support activities for forestry production
    • supply and management of human resources for third parties
    • retail merchandise in general, with predominance of food products - supermarkets
    • other service activities provided mainly to companies
    • timbering in native forests
    • manufacture of pulp and other pulp for papermaking
    • breeding cattle for beef
    • temporary labor lease
    • terrain preparation services

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