Forester Interview Questions

24 Questions and Answers by Professional Interviewers

Question 1 of 24

Do you have any plans to obtain a masters degree in forestry?

Forester Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Do you have any plans to obtain a masters degree in forestry?

  2. 2.

    If you could take any continued education in forestry, what would be your focus?

  3. 3.

    Rate your communication skills from 1-10 with proper examples backing your given rating.

  4. 4.

    Are you certified by the Society of American Foresters, or similar?

  5. 5.

    How do you deal with conflict on your team?

  6. 6.

    Do you prefer doing work on a routine day-to-day basis or do you prefer mixing up your routine occasionally?

  7. 7.

    What experience do you have using ATVs and other off road vehicles?

  8. 8.

    How mobile are you? Are you willing to live and work in a small, rural community?

  9. 9.

    Do you have experience in timber harvesting?

  10. 10.

    Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  11. 11.

    As a forester, you will be on your feet for much of your day. Are you able to meet the physical demands of this role?

  12. 12.

    Where did you complete your forestry internship?

  13. 13.

    Are you a licensed forester?

  14. 14.

    Our foresters must pass a criminal background check and drivers' abstract. Are you comfortable with this?

  15. 15.

    Do you support any advocacy groups or outreach programs, related to the forestry industry?

  16. 16.

    What are your salary expectations?

  17. 17.

    How would you describe your work ethic?

  18. 18.

    How do you get along with others at work?

  19. 19.

    Would you be willing to work over 40 hours a week?

  20. 20.

    When have you worked with a diverse group of people?

  21. 21.

    How will you earn the trust of your coworkers?

  22. 22.

    Have you ever kept the remainder of an expense that was allotted to you?

  23. 23.

    What questions do you have for me?

  24. 24.

    How does wildlife impact your decision process in forestry?