Interested in working for the Forest Service? We offer a variety of opportunities ranging from student programs to volunteer programs, and full time and temporary employment for people with skills in several areas. Join a workforce with purpose! Apply on USAJOBS.
Seasonal or temporary positions are a great way to start a lifelong Forest Service career. Opportunities include wildland fire, timber, recreation, archeology, wildlife, customer service, and more.Seasonal employees generally start working spring through fall.
We regularly outreach announcements for wildland fire positions through "Fire Hire" events. Explore opportunities to work with us as a part of our wildland firefighting community.
Southern Area Recuitment Camp - Paid 40hr training camp for prospective wildland firefighters!
Opportunities for Young People
The U.S. Forest Service provides multiple opportunities for young people, including Job Corps, Youth Conservation Corps, the Resource Assistants Program, the Pathways Program, Job Corps, and more.
The Daniel Boone National Forest works with a variety of partners in our mission to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of our Forest to meet the needs of present and future generations.