Fire Job Opportunities

Employment Opportunities on the Manti - La Sal National Forest

         Manti-La Sal 2020 Temporary Hiring Outreach APPLY September 16-30, 2019  Forest Service Internship

Graphic showing temporary hiring dates.

All temporary and permanent jobs must be applied for online at  Summer seasonal jobs are many and varied.  The normal work season is from mid-May through the end of September.   Note the list of job fields below to see what kind of outdoor job might interest you!  Almost all employees start out as a seasonal employee.  As they gain training and experience, many who decide they like it then apply for permanent positions.  (Link to Fire Hire website




 ** NOTE: The FS hiring system has recently changed. Check application deadlines on USAJOBS *CAREFULLY* (Most jobs are only open 7-10 days)

Minimum Requirements are:

  • 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED and
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Summer Seasonal Job Facts:

  • Starting pay is around $11.95 per hour
  • Earn annual and sick leave. Work 40 hours per week, 5 days per week.
  • Some jobs have alternate weekends (not just Saturday/Sunday).
  • Season is usually mid-May through September.