Employment Opportunities on the Manti - La Sal National Forest

           2019 Temporary Employment Opportunities  APPLY Sept. 10 and 17. Closes Oct. 15, 2018

            Forest Service Internship

All temporary and permanent jobs must be applied for online at USAjobs.gov.  Summer seasonal jobs are many and varied.  The normal work season is from mid-May through the end of September.   Note the list of job fields below to see what kind of outdoor job might interest you!  Almost all employees start out as a seasonal employee.  As they gain training and experience, many who decide they like it then apply for permanent positions.  (Link to Fire Hire website

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Please note outreach and application links

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 ** NOTE: The FS hiring system has recently changed. Check application deadlines on USAJOBS *CAREFULLY* (Most jobs are only open 7-10 days)

Minimum Requirements are:

  • 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED and
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Summer Seasonal Job Facts:

  • Starting pay is around $11.95 per hour
  • Earn annual and sick leave. Work 40 hours per week, 5 days per week.
  • Some jobs have alternate weekends (not just Saturday/Sunday).
  • Season is usually mid-May through September.


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Announcing 2018 Temporary Employment Opportunities

The Manti-La Sal National Forest will soon be advertising for temporary positions (not to exceed 1039 hours) for the 2018 field season. List of vacancies.

Internship Vacancy

Our Planning Team is looking for an Intern to help them throughout the Spring 2018 Semester. Application deadline is December 30, 2017.

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Student Programs

The Forest Service also has many opportunities for part-time and temporary employment for high school and college students, including internships and cooperative student opportunities.