Due to a lapse in federal funding, this USDA website will not be actively updated. Once funding has been reestablished, online operations will continue. On-going operational updates will be posted here (https://www.fs.fed.us/shutdown) as we are able to provide them.




[Photograph]: A Forest Service employee is helping a vacationer.The Forest Service offers 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.  Due to the seasonal nature of many of the responsibilities of the Forest Service, such as wildfire fighting and seasonal recreation programs, many temporary workers are required.  For general information on job openings and types of positions available, visit our national web site.

USAJobs website - the Office of Personnel Management maintains this site whicch contains information about all current job openings in the United States federal government.

Employment in the Forest Service - look here for information on temporary employment, an organizational overview, employment overview, salary and benefits, locating employment opportunities, and more.