Graduate Opportunities

Are you a talented individual with drive, enthusiasm and ambition, passion for the outdoors and ready to grow a sustainable career? if so, we are excited to hear from you for our 2020 Graduate Development Programme.

Forestry is a growing industry and Scottish Woodlands Ltd is well placed to take advantage of developing opportunities and challenges the industry faces and we want you to be part of our future.

During your two-year  graduate development period, you may be given the opportunity to move around the company and spend time in some different yet fantastic locations . Therefore successful candidates should be flexible in terms of working location.  You will be assigned a mentor and provided with full training over the two-year programme, tailored to suit your requirements.

To apply for this role, you will ideally hold or about to achieve a minimum 2.2 Bachelor’s degree in a Forestry related discipline, however, other qualifications in related subjects will be considered.  As part of this role will entail driving to remote areas where public transport cannot access, it is essential that you hold a full UK drivers licence.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills and work well as part of a diverse team.  Membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters or progressing towards attaining chartered status would be beneficial. Full support for membership will be provided.

In return for your hard work and commitment , we offer an attractive salary and benefits package.  This includes pension, life assurance, permanent health insurance & private healthcare, company vehicle and the opportunity for equity participation.  The company has a unique structure and is 80% owned by staff.  Applicants will also be given excellent personal and career development opportunities and will be part of a highly professional and motivated team.


 Applications should be made in writing along with your CV to

For more information on our graduate opportunities and for a copy of the

Company’s Job Applicant Privacy Notice, please visit the careers section of our website.