Sierra National Forest Job Announcements

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Seasonal/Temporary Employment Opportunities for the 2020 field season:

A wide variety of jobs are available in archaeology, botany, business administration, recreation, timber, trails, wildlife and wildland firefighting.



There are currently open TEMP HIRE postions on the Sierra National Forest. For more information about jobs with the USDA US Forest Service go to



This page will be updated as jobs for the Sierra National Forest become available.





Select the active link to see open Sierra National Forest Job Announcements.

Select link to see open Seasonal/Temporary Fire Hire Announcements for FY2022, applications being accepted - November 05, 2021 - November 12, 2021 

Select link to see open Permanent Seasonal 18/8 Fire Hire Announcements for FY2022, applications being accepted - 

Select Link to see open Seasonal/ Temporary Field Position Announcements for FY2022, applications being accepted - November 05, 2021 - November 12, 2021

Questions regarding a specific position or office/station location should be directed to the contact name listed in the table.

The Sierra National Forest is accepting requests for Administratively Determined (AD) Sponsorship for the XXXX Fire Season.  Sponsorship requests must be completed and returned electronically (Application). The last day to submit sponsorship requests for consideration is XXX XX, 2022. Submit completed requests to: 

Intership Opportunity 

The Sierra National Forest is seeking wilderness volunteer rangers to carry on their passion and enthusiasm for protecting and preserving our Wilderness areas. Rangers will experience the John Muir and Ansel Adams Wilderness, as well as the lesser-known Dinkey Lakes, Kaiser and Monarch Wilderness Areas. Wilderness Ranger Volunteer Intern Opportunities


To apply for these temporary jobs you will need to apply through USAJobs:  Click on the vacancy announcement number located in the table in the linked document in order to go directly to the announcement in  These positions are located at various offices and stations throughout the Sierra National Forest. The most important thing to do in order to be hired for any of these positions is to select locations on the Sierra National Forest.