Jobs

Natural Resource Specialist, Forestry, GIS Specialists, Biological Sciences

Focus Area: Natural Resource Specialist, Forestry, GIS Specialists, Biological Sciences
Institution Name: Forest Service, USDA
Location: Jobs are available across the country
Application Opening Date: 9/28/18
Application Deadline: 10/9/18
Job Start Date: Unknown
Compensation: Unknown
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Start your career with the Forest Service and leave your legacy on nature for future generations! The Forest Service is hiring student interns and recent graduates through the Pathways program. These paid career opportunities lead to permanent jobs upon successful completion of the program. Positions for current students and recent graduates are available across the country. Get ready to apply September 28 - October 9 on USAJOBS!

2018 Society of American Foresters National Convention
All applications must be submitted on USAJOBS.gov. If you are attending 2018 Society of American Foresters National Convention in Portland, OR, a computer lab will be available to support students and recent graduates with the application process. Forest Service employees will be available to answer questions. Convention registration is not required to gain access to the computer lab. You do not need to attend the convention to apply for these jobs.

Computer Lab Information
Thursday, October 4, 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Friday, October 5, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center, Room D136
777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd.
Portland, Oregon 97232

Positions for Current Students (undergraduates and graduates):

  • Natural Resource Specialist
  • Forester
  • NEPA Planner
  • Biological Scientist
  • GIS Specialists

 

Positions for Recent Graduates:

  • Natural Resource Specialist
  • Forester
  • NEPA Planner
  • Forestry Technician
  • Biological Scientist
  • GIS Specialists

 

The Pathways Internship program offers career development opportunities to students enrolled in qualifying educational programs or institutions. The Pathways Recent Graduate program is tailored toward those who have received a qualifying degree or certificate from an institution of higher education within the previous two years. Veterans whose military service obligations prevent them from applying within this period have up to six years to apply. Interns and recent graduates receive on-the-job training and mentorship. Upon successful completion of the program, student interns and recent graduates may be converted to a permanent position.

Visit the Forest Service SAF webpage for eligibility requirements, position locations and additional information. Questions can be directed to saf_hiring@fs.fed.us.

Tips for Applicants Webinars

The USDA Forest Service is offering a virtual webinar on tips for applying to Forest Service jobs in preparation of upcoming hiring events across the nation.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - Tips for Job Seekers: Students and Recent Graduates

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2: 00 p.m. MDT
  • Join the webinar
  • Call-in: 1-888-844-9904; Access Code: 2650892

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - Tips for Job Seekers: Students and Recent Graduates

  • 5:00 p.m. - 6: 00 p.m. MDT
  • Join the webinar
  • Call-in: 1-888-844-9904; Access Code: 2650892

Visit Forest Service jobs for other hiring events. For more information, contact Human Resources Management at (877) 372-7248, Option 2.

 

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Best of luck!

Forest Service, USDA Job Flyer



Contact Information:
saf_hiring@fs.fed.us

Created By:
Featherstone, Janilyn

Created At:
2018-09-11T09:35:32-06:00