US Forest Service is a multi-faceted agency that manages and protects 154 national forests and 20 grasslands in 43 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.
It has an elite wildland firefighting team and the world’s largest forestry research organization. The experts provide technical and financial help to state and local government agencies, businesses, private landowners and work government-to-government with tribes to help protect and manage non-federal forest and associated range and watershed lands.
It augment its work through partnerships with public and private agencies that help us plant trees, improve trails, educate the public, and improve conditions in wildland/urban interfaces and rural areas, just to name a few. Their team also promotes sustainable forest management and biodiversity conservation internationally.
The Forest Service provides the opportunity for people to enjoy the National Forest lands. When you work for the Forest Service, you are sustaining the nation's forests and grasslands for future generations. Working for the Forest Service has long lasting impacts. We want you to be a part of it. Find out more about the mission of the Forest Service.
The Forest Service is committed to diversity and has a goal to create a culture of inclusion that awakens and strengthen all people's connections to the land.They want to excel as a high performing agency, and have incorporated three objectives to reach that goal:
Recruit a diverse workforce, Promote an inclusive culture, Attract and retain top employees.They give an Equal Opportunity Employer and have opportunities for everyone including veterans. They value the experience, commitment, and work ethic that veterans bring to the job as well as their significant skills and abilities. We are proud to provide opportunities to those who wish to continue to serve their country after their service or while they continue to serve in the Military Reserves or National Guard.