Monthly Archives: July 2018

Fire Hiring: Forest Service taking applications Aug. 1 – Oct. 15

Firefighters walk a forested ridge, silhouetted by sunlight behind them.

PORTLAND, Ore. – Aug. 1, 2018 – The USDA Forest Service is looking for committed, hardworking individuals interested in permanent federal positions working to suppress wildfires and work in fuels management on 19 National Forests in the Pacific Northwest region (Oregon and Washington State).

The fire and aviation program is very rewarding and requires working safely as part of a team in a variety of specialized positions, including dispatch, engine crews, fuels technicians, handcrews, helitack, hotshot crews, smokejumpers, and prevention.

This hiring event includes vacancies in the majority of our permanent fire management positions, at the GS-3 through GS-9 grade level.

Apply on www.USAJobs.gov between August 1 – October 15, 2018.

For more information: Visit www.fs.fed.us/r6/fire/hiring/ and https://www.fs.fed.us/working-with-us/jobs/events/hiring

Firefighters walk a forested ridge, silhouetted by sunlight behind them. Text reads:

Fire Hire: Apply August 1 to October 15, 2018 at https://www.fs.fed.us/r6/fire/hiring. USDA Forest Service image.

The USDA Forest Service is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Source information: USDA Forest Service – Pacific Northwest Region staff