U.S. Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) may best be described as a small agency with a big mission: To sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. It administers more public land – over 245 million surface acres – than any other Federal agency in the United States. Most of this land is located in the 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also manages 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management United States
Feb 23, 2018
Flexible - Several Options
Forest-Range Technicians and Aids (Fire Fighting- Fuels - Smokejumpers) - Multiple western locations with U.S. Bureau of Land Management   Click on each job title for more information and to apply Clicking "Apply Now" button only goes to BLM jobs list.   Supvy Range Technician (Supvy Wildland Firefighter) Zortman, Montana Starting at $17.84 (GS 06-07) This is a permanent LONG-TERM CAREER SEASONAL position (6 to 11 1/2 months) per year. • This position is in the competitive service. When in pay status the work schedule will be full-time. Open 02/23/2018 to  03/09/2018 Lead Range Technician (Lead Wildland Firefighter) 2 vacancies in the following locations:  Lewistown, MT  -  Zortman, MT Starting at $16 (GS 05-06) This is a LONG-TERM CAREER SEASONAL position (6 to 11 1/2 months). • This is a permanent position in the competitive service. Open 02/23/2018 to  03/09/2018 Lead Range Technician (Fire - Handcrew) (Lead Wildland Firefighter) Spokane Valley, Washington Starting at $33,394 (GS 05-06) This is a permanent seasonal position. • Work Schedule is Full Time. Open 02/21/2018 to  02/27/2018   Supervisory Wildland Firefighter (Supervisory Range/Forestry Technician) Nevada Starting at $19.49 (GS 07) Closes 02/27/2018 Fire Dispatcher (Range/Forestry Technician) Fairbanks, Alaska Starting at $17.39 (GS 05-07) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 03/20/2018 Fire Logistics Dispatcher Tucson, AZ and Cedar City, UT Starting at $14.07 (GS 04-05) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 02/27/2018   Fire Dispatchers (Range/Forestry Technicians) Tucson, AZ and Cedar City, UT Starting at $15.74 (GS 05) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position.  These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 02/27/2018   Fuels Module Leader (Supervisory Range/Forestry Technician) Idaho: Boise, Burley, Shoshone, Twin Falls Starting at $19.49 (GS 07) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 02/27/2018 Fire Suppression Specialist (Forestry Technician) Fairbanks, Alaska Starting at $19.38 (GS 06-07) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 03/20/2018 Lead Wildland Firefighters (Lead Range/Forestry Technicians) Saint George, Utah Starting at $17.54 (GS 06) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time, competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 02/27/2018 Fuels Module Crewmembers (Range/Forestry Technicians) Idaho: Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Salmon. Challis, Boise, Shoshone, Burley,Twin Falls Starting at $15.74 (GS 05) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. • These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. Closes 02/27/2018     Fuels Module Leader (Lead Range/Forestry Technician) Idaho: Boise, Burley, Shoshone, Twin Falls Starting at $17.54 (GS 06) Closes 02/27/2018  Wildland Firefighters - Handcrew (Range/Forestry Aids/Technicians) Locations: Sierra Vista, AZ; Placerville, CA; Billings, MT; Las Vegas, NV; Klamath Falls, OR; Medford, OR; Spokane, WA; Worland, WY Starting at $12.53 (GS 03-05) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months.  Closes 02/27/2018 Lead Wildland Firefighter (Lead Range/Forestry Technician) Utah: Cedar City, Kanab, Richfield, Saint George Starting at $17.54 (GS 06) The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. These are full-time competitive service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months.  Closes 02/27/2018 Click on each job title for more information and to apply Clicking "Apply Now" button only goes to BLM jobs list.    Remember to say you found this opportunity at  EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Bureau of Land Management Coos Bay, OR, USA
Feb 23, 2018
Full time
Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website . For information about the Coos Bay District, visit   our website . For information about the area, visit the   Bay Area Chamber of Commerce . Physical Demands : Some the work of the position is performed in an office however, there is also considerable field involved the performance this work. Field work requires long periods of time walking over steep and rough terrain, extremely dense brush, logging slash and tree covered terrain, often wet or occasionally covered with snow. Work Environment : The work of this position is sometimes performed in an office setting with adequate lighting and temperatures. However, much of the work is performed outdoors. Exposure to extremes of hot, cold, rainy or snowy weather is common. The position requires operation of motor vehicles on narrow mountainous roads as necessary to get to and from job locations in the field. Protective gear is necessary for field work. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities This position serves as a Forester in the Field Office of the Coos Bay District. The purpose of this position is the lead for the Field Office Silviculture Program with responsibility for development and operation of the reforestation program and is responsible for development, implementation and tracking of the program work plan. The incumbent will plan, coordinate, and perform complex technical and leadership duties in support of forestry oriented, multiple use land management programs. It is critical to the successful accomplishment of the Field Office and District long-range forest management program. The incumbent works with the Supervisor to assure that adequate resources are being directed to the program and inform of program progress or problems and important developments in direction and policy. Plans, coordinates, manages, and evaluates the area forest regeneration program. Prescribes silvicultural and site preparation treatments based on field exams of stand conditions and other resource values. As Contracting Officers Representative, inspects all phases of reforestation contracts. Oversees the areas field monitoring and quality control of all reforestation projects through stand establishment. Writes silvicultural prescriptions and contract provisions for vegetation management activities. Contract Administration: prepares a variety of silvicultural service contracts. Contacts must fully implement accepted plans, agency policies. As COR, inspects and monitors all phases of reforestation, vegetation management and tree improvement contracts. Environmental Assessment Preparation. Team leader or member of ID teams that develop and design projects for Field Office forest management program. Identifies forest management activities on specific tracts which result in the Field Office meeting its ASQ and RMP commitment. Prepares forest management alternative, evaluations, and recommendations for environmental assessments (EA). Ensures that they are incorporated in the plans and the final EA. Reviews final EAs for content and quality. Forestry specialist for ID project planning and reviews. Closes 03/01/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Bureau of Land Management Craig, CO, USA
Feb 21, 2018
Full time
Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. For additional information about the BLM, please visit   our website . BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join our team at the Little Snake Field Office in Craig, Colorado, to monitor and collect data for the implementation of the Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse Plan. This is a term position, so appointment to this position will not convey permanent status in the Federal service, and will be for a period not-to-exceed 13 months with possible extension up to a total of 3 years (or longer if approved by the Office of Personnel Management) without re-announcement. This position is located in Craig, Colorado. Information about Craig can be found at   Town of Craig . Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The GS-07 is a developmental level. At this grade level, you will perform the duties of the full performance level at a reduced level of responsibility and/or difficulty as described below. Your major duties will include but are not limited to:   * Assist in carrying out implementation of rehabilitation and/or habitat improvements; * Compile and analyze monitoring data using Assessment, Inventory and Monitoring protocols; * Assist with preparation of environmental assessments (EAs) on proposed rangeland and wildlife habitat management projects; * Assist with restoration projects involving site stabilization and re-vegetation both at site-specific locations and on the broader landscape scale; * Collect, enter, update, analyze and display automated resource data according to applicable standards. Closes 02/28/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Bureau of Land Management Battle Mountain, NV, USA
Feb 15, 2018
Temporary
Summary This position may be used to fill more than one position within the Battle Mountain District.   There is an application limit to the first 100 applications received. Once that limit has occurred the vacancy announcement will close on that day at 11:59 PM Eastern Time. If the 100 application limit is not reached, then the vacancy announcement will close on it's scheduled day. Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.   For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website . All positions may not be filled or they may be filled at different times depending on budget, hiring needs, and requirements. These positions are temporary and are expected to last for approximately 6 months. These positions have no promotion potential, if you want to be considered for a higher grade you must apply for the higher grade. Physical Demands / Work Environment:   The work is performed outdoors in rugged terrain; to include very steep, wet, muddy, rough, uneven or rocky surfaces; positions require physical exertions, such as, bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activities. Individuals should be capable of working alone, or with other people, during early morning hours, night, or during the day. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Conducts vegetative monitoring associated with renewable resource programs (hazardous fuels and range). Monitoring could include implementation of the Assessment, Inventory and Monitoring (AIM) protocol, forage utilization, vegetation composition for Land Health, and riparian monitoring (PFC). Higher-grade levels could assist with training and daily guidance for field crews. Inputs data, performs quality control, and extracts data for reporting, planning, and analysis. Completes range condition and trend studies, utilization, actual use, climatological and other allotment evaluation studies. Coordinates with other Resource Specialists. Closes 03/02/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Bureau of Land Management Rawlins, WY, USA
Feb 15, 2018
Full time
This is a Term Appointment NTE 13 months with a possible extension up to 4 years. Summary This announcement is limited to the first 50 applicants. If the applicant limit is reached prior to the closing date, the announcement will close at midnight EST on that day.   Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website .   This position is located in Rawlins, WY. Information about Location and the Location area can be found at   http://www.rawlins-wyoming.com/ . Physical Demands: The work ranges from sedentary when completing duties in the office to frequent field work requiring a considerable amount of walking, climbing, stooping, bending, and lifting. Work Environment: Office work is performed in adequately lighted, heated, and air conditioned offices. Much of the time is spent in the field where exposure to extremes of heat and cold, rough and slippery terrain, wet weather, insects, snakes, deadfalls and other hazards are common. The employee will carefully adhere to all safety procedures to mitigate hazards encountered. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The selected individual will assist Foresters by gathering information used to prepare the forestry portion of Resource Management Planning documents, amendments to plans, and other planning and environmental clearance documents. Conducts forest inventories, administers timber sale contracts, prepares forest road layouts, executes plans for slash disposal, forest plantings, thinning, and forest disease and insect control. Performs timber sale reconnaissance and unit design. Conducts timber cruises or sample surveys to estimate volumes of timber for timber sales or for forest stand inventory preparing data for entry into the automated systems. Secures growth and volume data on permanent sample plots and compiles statistics. Conducts field surveys of timber sale boundaries, roads, and property lines. Closes 03/06/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com