Apply for 2017 Seasonal Wildland Fire, Recreation, Wilderness, Trails, Administration, Timber, and Aquatics Positions

Apply for 2017 Seasonal Wildland Fire, Recreation, Wilderness, Trails, Administration, Timber, and Aquatics Positions

Everett, Wash. October 14th, 2016 – Are you thinking about a summer job working in the beautiful forests of the Cascades Mountains? The Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is looking to fill a number of temporary positions for the 2017 field season and this year’s timeline to submit applications is in November.

The Forest is one of the most visited forests in the country, located on the western slopes of the Cascade mountain range extending over 140 miles between Seattle, Washington and Vancouver, British Columbia. Here you will find glacier-covered peaks, spectacular mountain meadows and old-growth forests.

This year, applications for seasonal employment will need to be submitted online at http://www.usajobs.gov during an 7-day period that begins November 15 and extends through November 21, 2016. Interested applicants are encouraged to create their USAjobs profile now to begin developing their application and compiling the required documentation.

Positions are available in a number of fields including:

* Wildland Firefighting
* Recreation
* Wilderness
* Trails
* Administration
* Timber
* Aquatics

“The most important steps are applying online at USAjobs.gov and following up afterwards,” said Partnership Specialist, Aleta Eng. “We want to hire passionate, dedicated folks that represent the communities we serve.”

Program descriptions, duty locations, grade levels and hiring manager contact information for the 2017 temporary positions are posted on the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest’s website at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/mbs/about-forest/jobs. For more information about available positions, please contact the appropriate hiring manager listed in the seasonal jobs brochure – http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd521580.pdf.

Duty locations may include district offices in Darrington, Sedro-Woolley, North Bend, and Skykomish, Washington as well as several remote guard stations and public service centers scattered throughout the forest. Additional information and resources for potential Forest Service job applicants, including reference links on how to apply, application and outreach sites, and benefits are available at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/mbs/about-forest/jobs.

Learn more about the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
http://www.fs.usda.gov/mbs

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