Emergency Services

Rocky Mountain Region of The U.S. Forest Service Proceeds with Seasonal Hiring


GOLDEN, CO. –  The Rocky Mountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service is proceeding with hiring over 900 seasonal, temporary employees. Job opportunities are available in a variety of exciting and rewarding occupations throughout national forests and grasslands in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming

Job seekers can search for seasonal, temporary jobs at www.fs.usda.gov/main/r2/jobs.

Job seekers can apply for trails, forestry, engineering, wildlife, recreation, fisheries, archeology and administrative support jobs Feb. 16-22 at www.usajobs.gov.

Job seekers who applied for fire jobs and other jobs with early start dates during the initial time frame of Jan. 4-13, do not need to reapply.  Selections for fire jobs and other jobs with early start dates will take place the week of Feb. 21-24, 2017. Job seekers are encouraged to make every effort to be available by phone and/or email during that time.

Below are resume tips and application resources to support job seekers in applying for jobs with the Rocky Mountain Region.

Resume Tips

  • Include all required information (e.g., name, address, previous work history with dates and hours worked per week, etc.)
  • Tailor your resume to each job announcement
  • Spell out acronyms
  • Be honest
  • Write clear and concise statements
  • Use active verbs
  • Proofread your resume

Application Resources

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.

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