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Your New Career Starts Here

Caring for the Land and Serving People

Start your career on the right foot and help sustain our country’s natural resources for future generations. Learn more about what it means to work for nature, including information about wages, benefits, and our organization’s commitment to diversity. Working for the Forest Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is a rewarding adventure. Imagine what a job with us could mean for you!

Real Jobs, Real Impact

At the Forest Service, you can make a lasting impact on the world around you and unlock opportunities for professional growth and career advancement. Find out more about our available job openings, from field-going positions to administrative and office support:

This is Your Journey

Start the journey to your new career today. View available resources, helpful tips, and a list of required materials you’ll need to apply for a job with the Forest Service.

If you are or have been a temporary employee for a land management agency, you can also find more information here about the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act or check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Hiring & Recruitment Events

Put your skills to work with the Forest Service. We host hiring and recruitment events for a variety of entry-level and experienced positions.

Recently Offered a Job? Get Onboard on Time!

Get your pre-employment requirements completed on time so you can begin your journey with us!


Please direct questions about career opportunities and applications to Human Resources Management at 1-877-372-7248 (select Option 2 and follow prompts). The Contact Center is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (MST) Monday through Friday and closed on all federal holidays.