Current Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Jobs with the Rocky Mountain Region

2019 Field Season Temporary Employment Opportunities

Rocky Mountain Region Hosts Virtual Job Fairs by Phone - click here for more information

Employees are back to work to carry forward our conservation mission once again. 

Hiring officials are currently making selections to fill the 900 temporary fire, recreation, natural resource management, and administrative jobs for the 2019 field season throughout national forests and grasslands in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming.

Through February, hiring officials will update applicants on the status of their application(s) by phone, email, or through USAJOBS. 

Another opportunity to apply for jobs that have recently become available is planned for the first week of March.  More information and instructions will be shared soon.

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Outreach - Divide District is looking to fill behind a retirement and a promotion to a new position as well as filling a newly-created term position. Ultimately our team is looking for:

  • GS 9 permanent full time winter sports administrator and trails program manager
  • GS 9 permanent full time recreation special uses permit administrator
  • GS 7 term 13-13 Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) crew lead

Outreach - The Rio Grande National Forest is evaluating interest for two permanent fulltime Engineering Equipment Operator positions, WG-5716-10 and WG-5716-08. These positions are located at the Rio Grande Supervisor’s Office located in Monte Vista, CO. This notification is being circulated to inform prospective applicants of this upcoming opportunity. The Rio Grande NF is looking for dynamic motivated individuals to join their team. Interested applicants should contact Joe Pacheco at joseph.m.pacheco@usda,gov or at 719-852-5941.

You may access these vacancy announcements on the USAJobs website at  on the date the job opens with the Announcement #  listed above. Vacancies will open in USAJobs at 12:00am and close at 11:59:59pm Eastern Time on the dates listed.

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