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(above image from Lomakatsi Restoration Project)

Career Details *

ENTRY WAGE LEVEL

$14.38

UPPER WAGE LEVEL

$24.27

AVERAGE ANNUAL

$39,140

JOBS IN THE REGION

490

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under supervision, perform manual labor necessary to develop, maintain, or protect areas such as forests, forested areas, woodlands, wetlands, and rangelands through such activities as raising and transporting seedlings; combating insects, pests, and diseases harmful to plant life; and building structures to control water, erosion, and leaching of soil. Includes forester aides, seedling pullers, and tree planters.

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* no data is available for the Rogue Valley, numbers represent Oregon from O*NET and CareerOneStop.

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Disclaimer: Video created before COVID-19, current practices follow COVID-19 Oregon Health Authority and CDC guidance.

State of Oregon Licenses and Education

Licenses

No statewide license is required for this occupation.

Schools & Training Providers 

Project Youth Plus (PY+) ages 17 – 24 Medford and Grants Pass Email Project Youth Plus for more information on Caregiver Trainings
Wolf Creek Job Corps Center Glide Forestry Conservation and Firefighting

View a Calendar of Other Local Trainings.

For training information including possible financial support, contact your local WorkSource Rogue Valley Work Center (Jackson and Josephine Counties).

Call: Jackson County 541-734-7533 or Josephine County 541-471-3811

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