Job Outreaches from the US Forest Service Northern Region

Please see below for a number of great positions.  The links will take you to our Forest Service Outreach Database for more information on each job including contact information for the hiring manager, job duties, etc.

Unless otherwise noted, these jobs are being outreached only and are not yet advertised in USAjobs at  Please contact the hiring manager found at each positions weblink given below to be notified when position will be advertised.

Check out our new blog/website at:  This is where you can find “Tips – How to Get a Forest Service Job”, “Top 10 Resume Building Tips For Forest Service Jobs” and “FAQ”.  And, you are welcome to view our webinar on “How To Get A Forest Service Job”.  Schedule time to visit with me.  More days and times have been added!  Here’s a great opportunity to schedule time with USFS Northern Region’s Outreach, Recruitment, and Retention Program Specialist Amber Kamps.  You can visit with her about: jobs with the Forest Service, career advice, help with applying for jobs on USAJOBS, help with your resume, other questions about applying or finding jobs, and anything else.  Sign up for available 20 minute time frames using:   If you have a resume, please email it to prior to your scheduled appointment. I will call you at the scheduled time using the phone number you provide in the booking.

Hydrologist GS-7/9 in Dillon, Montana

Resource Assistant GS-5 in Ennis, Montana

Customer Service Representative GS-5 in Butte & Ennis, Montana – 2 positions

Range Management Specialist GS-11 in Ashland, Montana

District Fire Management Officer GS-11 in Kalispell, Montana District Fire Management Officer GS-11 in Darby and Stevensville, Montana – 2 positions

Wildlife Biologist GS-12 in Missoula, Kalispell, Lincoln, or Big Fork, Montana

Geologist GS-12 in Kamiah, Idaho

Fire Ecologist GS-12 in Missoula, Kalispell, Lincoln, or Big Fork, Montana

Vegetation Management Specialist GS-12 in Missoula, Kalispell, Lincoln, or Big Fork, Montana

Realty Specialists GS-11 in Grangeville, Kamiah, or Potlatch, Idaho

Webmaster GS-9 in Kalispell, Montana

Being Advertised on NOW:

Archeologist GS-7/9 in Dickinson, North Dakota – closes Thursday, November 10th

Electronics Technician GS-9/11 in Butte or Dillon, Montana (& other locations – 6 positions total) – closes Monday, November 21st


Upcoming Webinar! New Job Opportunities with Region 1 Forest Service Thursday, November 17th at 12 – 1:30 p.m. MST

Here is a great opportunity to join via teleconference call or on video with Regional Specialist, Amber Kamps, to ask questions regarding upcoming jobs, hiring events, and more.   No registration is needed.  Limited to first 50 who attend.

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:   Or Telephone: Dial: +1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 758 337 866   This is a great time to learn more about jobs/careers with the Forest Service in the Northern Region as we gear up for multiple hiring events starting in November through the spring.

  • Fire Hire:  The Northern Rockies Region of the Forest Service is pleased to announce our hiring event for GS-5 through GS-9 permanent positions in fire management in November.  These are permanent positions only.  Our summer or temporary positions will be advertised with a separate hiring event in January.
  • Temporary/Summer Positions:  These positions will be advertised with separate hiring events starting in January. More information will be coming out soon for this.
  • Paid Intern & Recent Graduate Hiring:  Multiple hiring events are scheduled starting in November through this spring.  More information will be provided on the webinar about how to apply and where to learn more information.


Fire Hire Event!

Our annual hiring event for our GS-04 through 09 permanent fire positions has started.  The vacancy announcements for these positions will go live and be posted on November 1st on the U.S. Government’s official website at  Those who wish to be considered for these positions in the fire hire event must apply to the vacancy announcements by the cutoff date of 11:59  Eastern standard time November 15, 2016.   More information can also be found at:  Northern Region Fire Hire Web Page
Summer Temporary Jobs!!

Our summer temporary jobs will be advertised started January 3rd.  Yes, you read that right – January 3rd.  Watch for more information coming on this.



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