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Work in a High Demand Field
Those working in the field of Natural Resources are local heroes! One common desire, of those who choose Natural Resources as a career, is to work outdoors while promoting and protecting our eco-systems and communities. These diverse occupations often allow for travel throughout Oregon and beyond.
US Forest Service Seasonal Summer Jobs 2023 – the US Forest Service will accept applications for 2023 seasonal summer positions. Applications must be submitted from September 29 through October 6. There will be an information session on October 5. To learn more click the US Forest Service Seasonal Summer 2023 button.
US Forest Service Wildland Firefighting Permanent Job Application Window – the US Forest Service will accept applications for permanent Wildland Firefighting related jobs. The fall application window starts Sept 21 and ends Oct 12. For more information click the US Forest Service Wildland Firefighting Application button.
US Forest Service Wildland Firefighting Apprenticeship Application Window – the Wildland Fire Apprentice Program is a national program designed to develop knowledge and basic skills necessary to work as a wildland firefighter. The application window is from Sept 21 through October 11, 2022. For more information click the US Forest Service Wildland Firefighting Apprenticeship Application button.
Do you need help paying for a training or your High School/GED? WSRV and Project Youth+ might be able to help. Click the Training button for more information.
Need help finding a Job or working on your Career? Click the WSRV button or call 541-734-7533 . You can Text/Send a message by using the “Have a question” button in the lower right corner.
Interested in applying for a Federal or State of Oregon Natural Resources job? Click Federal and State of Oregon Job Application Help.
Explore Natural Resource Jobs
The following Occupation categories and Wage Ranges are generally dependent on education degree, training and experience.
Higher levels of education and experience will increase competitiveness in attaining both job and higher wages.
What Natural Resource Careers Offer
Protecting and nurturing our natural resources is critical to our communities. From restoring our forests and wetlands to fighting wildfires, natural resources can be both a career and an adventure.
Work that Makes a Difference
Service to our community is at the heart of natural resources, including jobs that improve the health of the environment while protecting both the communities we live in and surrounding eco-systems.
Variety & Diversity
Natural Resources offers many different opportunities including watershed management, fire response, Tribal Land stewardship, environmental education, and land use planning. Employers include municipal, state, federal, private and Tribal organizations or agencies.
With rapidly growing threats to our natural resources, the need for related jobs has never been greater. Initiatives from all levels of government and the private sector continue to grow creating more career opportunities.
Training & Education
Training and education can span from short-term paid (“Earn while you learn”) to college degree levels. Cutting edge technology is required for many occupations, offering on-going opportunities to learn throughout your career.