Are you ready to make a difference? A career with the Forest Service is a chance to work for nature and leave a lasting impact. Put your skills to work toward a career that matters!

Current Opportunities

Forest Service job openings are announced on USAJOBS, which is the primary way that applications are accepted.

Upcoming Positions

The Forest Service conducts outreach efforts to determine the potential applicant pool for upcoming vacancies and to establish appropriate recruitment methods. Please note that responding to an outreach notice does not constitute an application. You must apply to the vacancy announcement when it appears on the USAJOBS website.

If you are interested, please respond to the notice through the Outreach Database. If you have questions, or if the position is not currently listed in the database, please feel free to email the point of contact. 

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