Fire Planning

Pacific Southwest Fire Hire Outreach Notice—Fire Positions

Fire HireThe Pacific Southwest Region (R5) is looking for a committed, hardworking, highly skilled workforce to suppress wildfires and work in fuels management on 18 National Forests located in California.

The fire and aviation management program is very rewarding and requires talented people working safely as part of a team in a variety of specialized positions; including dispatch, engine crews, fire & fuels management, hand crews, helitack, interagency hotshot crews, dozers and fire prevention. The vacancy announcements for these positions are posted on the U.S. Government's official website for employment opportunities at www.usajobs.gov.

Non-Fire seasonal jobs

The USDA Forest Service will be accepting applications for over 1,000 seasonal spring and summer jobs in California from September 17 to October 12, 2018. Positions are available in multiple fields, including fire, recreation, natural resources, timber, engineering, visitor services, and archaeology. Seasonal employment with the Forest Service is a great way to give back to communities, learn new skills, and perform meaningful work. More information about non-fire seasonal hiring can be found here.

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To see a listing of Forest Service jobs in California, visit www.usajobs.gov.

To view a complete listing of Forest Service jobs nationwide, visit our Current and Upcoming Forest Service Job Opportunities listing.

For more information regarding job opprotunities within the Forest Service, email us.