The Umpqua National Forest is located in the south center part of Oregon.
Where is this Forest?



Seasonal Hiring

Working for the Umpqua National Forest means a summer job with plenty of fresh air and adventure! The Umpqua National Forest is looking to fill a number of temporary job openings for the 2016 field season. Temporary positions are available in Roseburg, Glide, Cottage Grove, Tiller and Toketee. Click here for a list of all available positions (216 KB PDF)

Specialties include:

  • Botany
  • Fire
  • Fisheries
  • Recreation
  • Trails
  • Wildlife

[Photograph]: A Forest Service employee is helping a vacationer. Forest Service Outreach Notices

Information about current and future jobs in the U.S. Forest Service. We offer positions for both permanent and temporary employees. Permanent positions are for full-time employees and provide a flexible range of Federal government benefits. Temporary positions are for part-time or seasonal employees and provide benefits that vary with the position and the location. - Current and Upcoming Forest Service Job Opportunities

Fire Fighting Positions

The Umpqua National Forest is filling firefighter positions for fire engines, hand crew, and squad leaders. All positions will be filled through USAJobs web site. You must complete an application in USAJobs in order to be eligible. Resumes will not be accepted at our offices in lieu of applying through USAJobs. For positions at Diamond Lake or Toketee, you must mark "Idleyld Park" as the duty station in USAJobs.

  • Fire Fighting Positions on the Umpqua National Forest as of August 2015 (557 KB PDF)


Like most federal workers, USDA Forest Service employees are paid on the General Schedule (GS) pay plan. (MORE)


Forest Service employees enjoy a flexible range of benefits in working for the federal government. (MORE)


Volunteers are the heartbeat of the Forest Service. The types of work a volunteer can perform are many and varied. (MORE)