blog postsForestry and Parks Technician, Douglas County (Superior, WI; due 2/2)Jan 10, 2020 11:15 am9 views Staff Forester I, Texas A&M Forest Service (Kirbyville, TX)Oct 25, 2019 9:45 am6 views Research Assistant I (2 positions), The Morton Arboretum (Lisle, IL)Aug 6, 2019 9:00 am5 views The Morton Arboretum is seeking candidates for two full-time Research Assistant I positions (one in Forest Ecology and one in Tree Conservation Biology). Research Assistants participate in laboratory and/or field operations for research programs in the Center for Tree Science, a global hub of research and expertise focused entirely on trees. Research Assistants at The Morton Arboretum are involved in all aspects of research: designing studies, planning and executing laboratory and field work, utilizing a variety of scientific instruments, assisting with lab management, testing protocols, training volunteers, organizing data, performing analysis, reading scientific literature, interpreting results, and editing manuscripts. The Morton Arboretum strongly emphasizes professional development. There will be opportunities to collaborate on scientific publications, present research at scientific meetings, and build new skills. No application deadline is specified, but a start date of early Fall 2019 is preferred. See full article for more details on the positions and how to apply.Three positions, Savanna Institute (varies) due July 1stMay 21, 2019 10:15 am19 views The Savanna Institute, based in Madison, WI and Urbana, IL, works with farmers, scientists, and other stakeholders to develop perennial food and fodder crops within multifunctional systems grounded in ecology and inspired by the savanna biome. Current open positions: Associate Director (Madison, WI or nearby) Tree Crop Development Lead (Work-from-home, flexible location within Midwest. Occasional reimbursed travel.) Communication Specialist (Work-from-home, flexible location within Midwest. Occasional reimbursed travel.) Environmental Inspector - Forestry, Business and Neighborhood Services (Indianapolis, IN) Due 5/14May 3, 2019 3:15 pm12 views Graduate Assistantship in Forest Nutrient Cycling, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (Syracuse, NY)Apr 12, 2019 2:15 pm13 views Forester, Texas A&M Forest Service (Livingston, TX)Apr 8, 2019 1:30 pm19 views Biological Science Technician (Soils), USDA (Libby, MT)Mar 29, 2019 2:00 pm21 views Environmental Specialist III, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (Tallahassee, FL) Due 4/1Mar 29, 2019 11:15 am16 views Forest Service Internship, USDA Forest Service (Park County, Colorado)Mar 25, 2019 3:00 pm40 views Natural Resources Specialist - Opt 3, State of Illinois (Golconda, IL) Due 3/19Mar 12, 2019 1:00 pm58 views Research Professional II- Forest Ecophysiology & Ecosystem Ecology, University of Georgia (Aiken, SC)Mar 11, 2019 2:15 pm13 views Botanist Field Technicians, Prairie Research Institute (Champaign, IL) Due 3/15Feb 25, 2019 3:30 pm11 views Forestry Technician, Bureau of Land Management (Cottonwood, ID or Pocatello, ID) Due 2/15Feb 12, 2019 2:15 pm8 views Internship in Horticulture and Landscape Management, Fernwood (Niles, MI)Feb 1, 2019 2:15 pm11 views Summer 2019 Temporary Employment Opportunities Chequamegon Nicolet National ForestSep 5, 2018 12:15 pm47 views The National Forests of the Eastern Region are seeking qualified applicants to fill multiple temporary, full-time positions for the 2019 summer season. To apply for any of these positions, visit www.USAJobs.gov. Vacancy announcements will be posted to USAJobs on September 24, 2018, and will remain open through October 9, 2018. Start date, length of season, and number of positions hired will depend upon budget and individual unit needs. Seasonal housing may be available in someStaff Forester II, Texas A&M Forest Service, College Station, TexasAug 1, 2018 10:15 am60 views Seasonal Forester, Douglas County, WIMay 15, 2018 10:30 am16 views Seasonal Foresters perform forest reconnaissance, regeneration surveys and take part in special inventory projects as needed. This position is also responslble for assisting foresters in timber sale establlshment, scaling and administration, detection of invasive species, forest insect and disease monitoring and general forest sign and equipment maintenance. This Is a Seasonal Non-Represented Position for Douglas County Forestry Department located In Solon Springs, WI. Two openings anticipated to be filled for late May or early June and extending through August or December 2018, depending on avallablllty.Forestry Intern (Park Ridge, IL)Feb 6, 2018 4:00 pm82 views Foresters (various locations statewide, Wisconsin) (Due 2/18)Feb 6, 2018 3:00 pm14 views Forestry Technician (Various locations statewide, Wisconsin) (Due 2/18)Feb 6, 2018 3:00 pm8 views Numerous US Forest Service Summer Jobs close tomorrowFeb 5, 2018 2:45 pm4 views Individuals interested in these positions need to create an applicant profile and build their resume in www.usajobs.gov to apply for these jobs. Now through midnight EST February 6, 2018: Engineering & surveying technicians, forestry technicians, hydrologic technicians, biological science technicians, archaeological technicians, equipment operators, motor vehicle operators, laborers, maintenance workers, visitor information/guides, office services, recreation, & Youth Conservation Corps aids/leaders The linked notice also includes Pathways Internship opportunities.NWTF Forester - Illinois and Iowa (Due 2/5)Jan 24, 2018 9:30 am35 views Forest Service Summer and Permanent Jobs Posting SoonDec 4, 2017 7:00 pm30 views Amber Kamps (USDA Forest Service, Northern Region) emailed NRES about a range of opportunities today, including summer and permanent jobs (in North Idaho, Montana, and the Dakota Prairie Grasslands) and and upcoming webinars on how to get a Forest Service job. Click on the link to the article for details.WIldlife Management Biologist (Duck Creek CA, Puxico) Due 10/23Oct 18, 2017 4:15 pm64 views Assistant Chief, Forest Resources Division, State of Michigan (Lansing, MI) due 11/7Oct 17, 2017 4:45 pm7 views The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is currently recruiting a State Division Administrator 17, Assistant Chief in the Forest Resources Division. The position is located in Lansing, Michigan. Wood Promotion & Biomass Utilization Program Coordinator (Montana) Due 10/28Oct 13, 2017 3:30 pm7 views Assistant or Associate Professor of Silviculture (Virginia Tech)Oct 12, 2017 9:15 am4 views Postdoctoral Research Associate in Ecology & Coupled Human and Natural Systems (Harvard Forest, MA)Oct 12, 2017 8:45 am23 views Assistant/Associate Professor - Ecosystem-based Forest Management (Alberta, Canada)Sep 19, 2017 8:00 am10 views Forestry Technician, USDA (Positions offered in 118 locations) Due 8/25/17Aug 17, 2017 2:45 pm34 views Forestry Technician (Fire Apprentice), USDA ( Positions Offered in 117 Locations) Due 8/25/17Aug 17, 2017 1:45 pm204 views Ecologist, The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (Washburn, WI) Due 10/16/17Aug 16, 2017 4:45 pm59 views Forestry Technician, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (Statewide) Due 8/13/17Aug 8, 2017 10:15 am37 views Forester, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (Statewide) Due 8/13/17Aug 8, 2017 9:45 am17 views Central Appalachians Project Director, The Nature Conservancy (Eastern Kentucky)Jul 24, 2017 2:15 pm32 views Trail Crew Member Summer Intern, U.S. Forest Service (Shawnee National Forest) due 4/30Apr 26, 2017 9:30 am159 views The Shawnee National Forest’s trails program is seeking four summer interns. Project work will be located forest wide. Participants will have opportunities to explore other program areas within the agency and to complete internship credits. Full-Time forestry Technician, University of Illinois Dixon Springs Agricultural Center (Pope County, IL) dueMar 15, 2017 11:45 pm57 views This is a full-time Academic Hourly position to serve as a Forestry Technician at the Dixon Springs Agricultural Center in Pope County, IL, conducting forest management research and providing educational outreach.Tecnicians, Hardwood Ecosystem Experiment (Bloomington, IN) due 2/28Jan 28, 2017 12:15 am3 views Urban Forestry Fellowship for Graduate and Advanced Undergraduate StudentsJan 24, 2017 2:45 pm5 views Applications being accepted for the Garden Club of America's Urban Forestry Fellowship ($5,000) Application Deadline: January 31, 2017Forestry Assistance Program Forester, Clare Conservation District (Harrison, MI) due 2/24Jan 24, 2017 8:45 am3 views The Michigan Forestry Assistance Program (FAP) provides private forestland owners with technical assistance and information regarding forestry, wildlife habitat, and related natural resource concerns, so that they may make informed decisions about the use and management of their forestlands. (“Landowners” include non-industrial private forestland owners, schools, local units of government, rural, and urban residents.) The Forester position is primarily a field position.Summer and Year Internships, Mt. Cuba Center (Hockessin, DE)Jan 19, 2017 9:00 am0 views Internships are Mt. Cuba Center’s greatest investment in the future. Our goal is to inspire students to have an appreciation for the beauty and value of native plants and a desire to protect the environments that sustain them. We offer two types of programs: a summer program that runs for 12 weeks for college undergraduates or recent college graduates and a one year program for recent college graduates.Graduate Research Assistantships in Forest Soils, Hydrology, and WatershedsNov 16, 2016 9:45 am40 views Forestry Jobs in America NewsletterOct 26, 2016 9:30 am22 views Doctoral student opportunity in Forest BiogeochemistryOct 21, 2016 2:15 pm15 views We are seeking a PhD student to work on a multidisciplinary project investigating the long-term carbon and nutrient dynamics following clearcut harvesting a red spruce – balsam fir forest in northern Maine. This project has high relevance to sustainable forest management and renewable energy priorities in the modern forest sector for this region. The overall research project involves: quantifying trends in ecosystem carbon and nutrient pools 35 years after clear-cutting the balsam fir-red spruce forest at Weymouth Point paired-watershed study area; comparing 35-year ecosystem carbon pool dynamics with carbon dynamics predicted by an IPCC-relevant forest carbon budget model (e.g. CBM-CFS3); and informing development of criteria and indicators of sustainable forest management (SFM) in forest policy and certification systems adopted for balsam fir – red spruce forests in northern New England. A start date of July 2017 is possible to initiate field work prior to doctoral program enrolment in September 2017.Forestry Worker I, City of Evanston (Evanston, IL) due 10/21Oct 13, 2016 11:30 am91 views This is a full-time, entry level public works Forestry Worker I position involving on-the-job training to perform a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled forestry work, and operate a variety of equipment within the Public Works Agency.Group Leader, Forest Health GS-13Oct 7, 2016 10:00 am6 views This outreach is an early alert to inform potential applicants that the USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry will soon be advertising a permanent, full-time GS-0414 (Entomologist) or 0434 (Pathologist) -13 Group Leader, Forest Health position. The position is located at the St. Paul Field Office in St. Paul, MN. If you are interested in this position please respond, since the responses to this outreach notice will help managers decide how to advertise this position. Research BiologistOct 7, 2016 10:00 am13 views The scientist is a Research Biologist in the Southern Research Station’s Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center (SRS-4854). The mission of the Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center (EFETAC) is to generate knowledge and tools needed to anticipate and respond to environmental threats. The most serious threats to forests and the benefits they provide inevitably involve complex factors interacting across multiple spatial and temporal scales. The Center’s challenge is to maintain a comprehensive and integrated research program to tackle these complex issues, while delivering knowledge to forest landowners, managers, decision-makers, scientists, and other interested audiences in a timely, useful, and user-friendly manner.U.S. Forest Service Student & Recent Graduate Hiring Event in Madison, WISep 26, 2016 9:15 am27 views The U.S. Forest Service will conduct a Student and Recent Graduate Hiring Event at the 2016 Society of American Foresters Convention, held November 2-6 in Madison, Wisconsin. Over 140 Pathways Student Intern and Recent Graduate positions will be available at the event. Many of these positions are for foresters, forestry technicians, natural resource managers, or biological technicians. In addition, a few of the positions will be for fisheries and wildlife biologists, and GIS technicians. On-site applications will be accepted at the Society of American Foresters (SAF) Convention in Madison, Wisconsin, from 2 p.m. to 7p.m. on November 2nd, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on November 3rd.Assistant Professor of Fire EcologySep 15, 2016 4:45 pm11 views The Department of Wildland Resources is seeking applications for a full-time, 9-month tenure track faculty position in fire ecology and management. We are seeking a scholar dedicated to basic and applied fire science. This is an Assistant Professor position consisting of 50% research, 40% teaching, and 10% service, to start by August 2017. Application review will begin by September 30, 2016. For more information on the position or how to apply contact search committee chair Jim Lutz, email@example.com, 435-797-0478. All applications must be submitted through the online system at http://jobs.usu.edu/.