Jobs in the Alaska Region

Help us care for the land and serve people in the Alaska Region of the USDA Forest Service. 

Current job openings

A career with the Forest Service will give you the opportunity to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation’s most magnificent lands; conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory; and provide assistance to other government agencies and private landowners. It is a remarkable responsibility, but the rewards are as limitless as the views.

  • Local Hiring Events

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    Thanks for meeting us in your local communities! Our spring local hiring blitz is complete. Applicants can find information on our Local Hiring Events webpage about what to expect next.

2023 Hiring

The following open and continuous announcements provide the opportunity to fill positions at one or more locations throughout the open period of the announcements. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible for the best opportunity to be considered for the position. 

Open to the Public Positions

U.S. Citizens, Nationals or those who owe allegence to the U.S may apply to the positions below:


Additional job announcements under a variety of hiring authorities may be found on USAJOBS.


  • Current openings

    Lady fire crew.

    See all open jobs on Alaska's National Forests, a great place to live work and play!

  • Students & recent graduates

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    Get your first job with the Forest Service.

  • Hiring local

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    Live or work in the Alaska Region? Your knowledge of the area may help you qualify for a job.

  • Volunteer

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    Volunteers make significant contributions to the legacy of conservation for future generations.

  • New employee orientation booklet

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    The new employee orientation digital booklet helps new hires understand what it's like to live and work in the Alaska Region.



Jason Steele
Recruitment & Retention Specialist, Alaska Region