U.S. Forest Service

We are a multi-faceted agency that manages and protects 154 national forests and 20 grasslands in 44 states and Puerto Rico. The agency’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.

U.S. Forest Service USA
Aug 10, 2020
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U.S. Forest Service Kamiah, ID, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Temporary
Summary This position is located within a National Forest. The primary purpose of this position is to perform as an aid (either performing general duties, or focused on more specific areas such as Forest Health Protection/Pest management implementation) performing routine tasks under a higher graded technician or professional. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Assists technical or professional personnel in performing various routine field and/or laboratory tests employing standard biological techniques. Independently does routine repetitive tasks on experiments or tests. Receives training and performs a variety of simple and routine tasks. Receives training and assists in experiments that are more complex or field work. Travel Required 25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
U.S. Forest Service Idaho, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Temporary
Few vacancies in the following locations: Boise, ID Island Park, ID Summary This position is located within a National Forest. The primary purpose of this position is to perform work as a team leader or as a member of a team to collaboratively achieve mutual goals and objectives, while participating in the development of the unit wildlife project plans and program for habitat management. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Schedules, organizes, and executes field wildlife projects for detecting identifying and evaluating habitat management. Using prescribed procedures, the technician resolves regular and recurring problems concerning wildlife project plans for habitat management. Collects, complies and summarizes the data that is obtained on wildlife habitat and vegetation for preparation of wildlife species, range allotment, deer herd, and other maps and management plans. Compiles and summarizes the data obtains from aerial and...
U.S. Forest Service Idaho, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Temporary
Few vacancies in the following locations: Grangeville, ID Orofino, ID Summary This position is located within a National Forest. The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of recurring and moderately complex duties and provide technical expertise and input in support of the noxious weed control program. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Conducts field inventories of invasive plant species, and uses integrated weed management techniques to control invasive species. Techniques include herbicide treatments using both motorized (including ATVs or UTVs) and non-motorized equipment (including horse support), biological controls, mowing, burning, re-seeding, and hand-pulling. Independently chooses the most effective herbicide or control method to be used to comply with Federal and State laws and Forest Service policy. Leads a crew and/or works independently in weed control efforts along Forest roads and trails as well as...
U.S. Forest Service Kamiah, ID, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Temporary
Summary This position is located within a National Forest. The primary purpose of this position is to perform technical support to the fisheries management program. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Individually, or as a crewmember or leader, conducts fisheries projects requiring adaptation of procedural guides. Measures amount and quantity of spawning areas on designated streams; samples and makes qualitative analysis of aquatic insects; determines pool/riffle rations through observation; and measures and records discharge volumes through interpolation. Uses a variety of tools, takes bottom gravel samples and analyzes for silt, size fractions, etc. Keeps records of all data and develops these into statistical reports. Drafts maps or survey areas. In support of research, conservation, production, and management of fishes, or fishery resources, collects and analyzes data from samples, conduct test and assists in the identification of any problems....
U.S. Forest Service Idaho, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Temporary
Many vacancies in the following locations: Grangeville, ID Kamiah, ID Orofino, ID Summary This position is located within a National Forest. The primary purpose of this position is to perform duties in support of the wildlife management program. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Frequently, there is an integrated approach to address resource management issues, where the incumbent works as a team leader or as a member of a team to collaboratively achieve mutual goals and objectives. Individually, as a leader, or part of a team, performs established wildlife-related assignments. Assignments involve constructing or completing habitat project work such as; watershed development, fencing, or clearing areas to establish food that is more desirable or cover habitat. For example, assesses habitat environments, requirements and inhabitants of wildlife; collects and accumulates data through a variety of techniques; examines...
U.S. Forest Service Blue River, OR, USA
Jul 20, 2020
Temporary
Summary These positions are located within a Forest Service Research unit. The primary purpose of these positions is to perform duties in support of the wildlife science program. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Individually, or as part of a team, supports wildlife community studies. Conducts field surveys of birds, mammals, or herpetofauna requiring specialized experience identifying focal species. Performs assignments which involve sampling habitat features associated with wildlife species using various measuring techniques and equipment. Collects data following prescribed protocols. Identifies multiple species by sight or sound, often with the aid of specialized equipment. May assist in capturing and marking focal species. Navigates on public and private road systems without direct supervision. Communicates with crew leader or supervisor on a routine basis, as directed, to update the status of work projects. Locates off-road study sites using...