Forester - recent graduate, USFS Arkansas

Employer: US Fish and Wildlife Service
Location: Cache River National Wildlife Refuge, Augusta, AR
Application Deadline: October 24, 2018
Full job description and application instructions

This position is being filled under the Pathways Recent Graduates Program that affords developmental experiences in the Federal Government intended to promote possible careers in the civil service to individuals who have recently graduated from qualifying educational institutions or programs. Recent graduates who have completed, within the previous two years, a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution. Students may apply within one (1) month of meeting their education requirements.

The duties of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Carries out timber cruises for the purpose of collecting field data on timber volumes
  • Collects timber sales data and selectively marks timber for sale
  • Inspects timber harvest operations to ensure compliance with provisions of Special Use Permits
  • Assists Administrative Forester in making forest pest surveys and carrying out approved control measures
  • Assists Administrative Forester in writing both annual and long range timber management plans and annual prescriptions by compartments
  • Provides input in forest management area of the budget process

Full job description and application instructions
Application Deadline: October 24, 2018

Agency contact information:
Laura Padilla, (505) 248-6613

Employer: US Fish and Wildlife Service
Location: Cache River National Wildlife Refuge, Augusta, AR