The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest is located in the center and western center part of Nevada and eastern center part of California.
Where is this Forest?

 

Employment

Since 1905, U.S. Forest Service employees have been operating under the philosophy initiated by the first Chief of the Forest Service, Gifford Pinchot, who believed in "the greatest good for the greatest number in the long run." Forest Service careers provide exciting and challenging opportunities to be involved in the management and protection more than 193 million acres of our nation’s most magnificent lands.

USAJobs

The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest will fill permanant and temporary positions through USAJobs website. Create a profile in USAJobs with your resume and other requested documents to be eligible. Your work experience and education will determine the GS pay level you qualify for when hired. Job announcements will be posted on USAJobs when positions are being filled. Applicants can request to be notified of openings in the job series and locations they are interested in when setting up their profiles in USAJobs.

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Career Opportunities

The Forest Service has a wide breadth of career fields, appealing to both outdoor and indoor enthusiasts alike.  Many short-term seasonal opportunities are also available.  Below are examples of the many career areas available with the Forest Service:

  • Administrative Support
  • Archaeology
  • Budgeting
  • Contracting
  • District Ranger
  • Engineering
  • Fire Management
  • Forest Supervisor/Deputy Forest Serpervisor
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Heritage Resources
  • Human Resources
  • Hydrology
  • Information Technology
  • Land Surveying
  • Law Enforcement
  • Natural Resources 
  • Partnerships
  • Public Affairs
  • Rangeland Management
  • Recreation
  • Timber
  • Visitor Information
  • Wildlife Biology

Outreach Announcements

 

PERMANANT POSITIONS

 

Category

Grade/Series

Duty Locations

Opens

Job Info

Closes

Administration

GS-0340-12  Deputy District Ranger

Wells, NV

1/8/16

Deputy District Ranger

1/19/16

 

 

 

 
 
TEMPORY POSITIONS

 

Category

Grade/Series

Duty Locations

Opens

Job Info

Closes

Black Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew GS-0406-03 Forestry Aid Carson City, NV 1/15/16 2016 Hotshot Crew 1/19/16
Engineering WG-5716-08 Engineering Equipment Operator Sparks, NV 1/16/16

2016 Engineering Equipment Operator

1/25/16
Fire Mgmt. Engine, helitack, handcrew, and dispatch positions Locations in NV and CA Positions open at various times in January 2016

2016 Forest Fire Season Positions

2016 Intermountain Fire Positions

Positions close at various times in January 2016
Natural Resources GS-0404-04 Biological Science Technician Austin, NV/ Markleeville, CA 1/28/16 2016 Bio Science Tech. 2/3/16
Recreation Recreation trails, wilderness, visitor information assistant positions Locations in NV and CA Positions open at various times in January 2016 2016 Forest Recreation Positions Positions close at various times in January 2016
Vegetation Mgmt. GS-0462-04 Forestry Tech (Fuels) Carson City, NV Bridgeport, CA 1/13/16 2016 Forestry Tech 1/19/16