ForestryUSA oak leaf

Forestry Jobs in America

The Best Place to find Career Opportunities in America's Forest Sector

Active Job Postings

NOTE: Unless otherwise indicated, the employment opportunities advertised on this page are open only to American citizens and to foreign nationals who are legally authorized to work in America.


Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry - NR Forestry Section Mgr - State Lands & State Program Administrator, Manager Senior (posted March 22, location: St. Paul, Minnesota)

Weyerhaeuser - Roads Construction Manager-01019097 (posted March 22, location: Springfield, Oregon)

Weyerhaeuser - Harvesting Forester-01019214 (posted March 21, location: Lancaster, New Hampshire)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Log Procurement Manager (posted March 20, location: Quincy, California)

Coeur d’Alene Tribe, Forestry Program - Forest Manager (posted March 20, location: Plummer, Idaho)

Mississippi State University Department of Forestry - Assistant Professor Forest Resource Economics Extension (posted March 20, location: Main Campus - Starkville, Mississippi)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Reforestation Specialist (posted March 15, location: Weaverville, California)

South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources - Service Forester (posted March 15, location: Pierre, South Dakota)

Pierce Conservation District - Wildfire Program Manager (posted March 15, location: Puyallup, Washington)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Lead Project Forester (posted March 14, location: Fort Collins, Colorado)

Texas A&M Forest Service - FIA Staff Forester / Woodland Ecologist I – 1 Position (posted March 14, location: Corpus Christi, Texas)

New England Forestry Foundation - Outreach Manager for Climate-Smart Forestry (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

New England Forestry Foundation - NEFF Staff Forester (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

New England Forestry Foundation - Climate Smart Commodities – Senior Forester (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

New England Forestry Foundation - Climate Smart Commodities – Program Forester (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

New England Forestry Foundation - Climate Smart Commodities – Forest Biometrician (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

New England Forestry Foundation - Climate-Smart Wood Sourcing Specialist (posted March 14, location: flexible within the New England region)

Stimson Lumber Company - Silviculture Forester (posted March 10, location: Coeur d’Alene, Idaho)

Washington State Department of Natural Resources - Forest Nursery Manager - WMS2 (posted March 10, location: Thurston County – Tumwater, Washington)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Forestry – Wildlife Biologist Aide (posted March 9, location: Weaverville, California)

South Arkansas Community College - Forestry Technology Program Director (posted March 9, location: El Dorado, Arkansas)

City of Portland Parks & Recreation - Tree Inspector (posted March 8, location: Portland, Oregon)

Wyoming State Forestry Division - Seasonal GNA Project Forester (posted March 8, location: Buffalo, Wyoming)

Wyoming State Forestry Division - District Forester (posted March 8, location: Riverton, Cody, Powell, Worland, or Greybull; Wyoming)

Stimson Lumber Company - Assistant Area Forester – Montana (posted March 7, location: Libby, Montana)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Registered Professional Forester (RPF) (posted March 6, location: preference will be given to applicants located within 75 miles of our Auburn, California office.)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Timberland Appraiser (posted March 6, location: work is performed out of our Portland, OR office but may be up to 100% remote at your location. However, travel to locations throughout the Northwest will be required)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Timberland Appraiser Trainee (posted March 6, location: work is performed out of our Portland, OR office but may be up to 100% remote at your location. However, travel to locations throughout the Northwest will be required)

Mississippi State University Department of Forestry - Assistant/Associate Professor – Forest Ecosystem Productivity Extension (posted March 6, location: Main Campus - Starkville, Mississippi)

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - NR Program Consultant – Guideline Monitoring (Job ID: 62958) (posted March 3, location: St Paul, Duluth or Grand Rapids, Minnesota)

North Fork Lumber Company - Log Scaler (posted March 3, location: Korbel, California)

Weyerhaeuser - Silviculture Forester – 01019217 (posted March 2, location: Broken Bow, Oklahoma)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Forest Monitoring Measurement Specialist (posted March 1, location: Fort Collins, Colorado)

Larson & McGowin, LLC - Forest Manager (posted February 24, location: Greenville, Alabama)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Forest Patrol (posted February 23, location: Burney, California)

Nebraska Forest Service - Conservation Forester – Forest Health (posted February 23, location: Scottsbluff, Nebraska or agreed upon location)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Forester (posted February 23, location: Near Portland, Oregon)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Forester (posted February 22, location: Scio, Oregon)

Rocky Mountain Forestry LLC - Forestry Technician (posted February 20, location: Coeur d’Alene / St. Maries, Idaho)

North Carolina State University College of Natural Resources – Extension Forestry - Extension Forestry Specialist – Forest Management (non-faculty position) (posted February 20, location: Raleigh, North Carolina)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Environmental Engineer/Scientist Intern (posted February 17, location: Anderson Main Office, California)

Weyerhaeuser - Procurement Forester - 01019003 (posted February 16, location: Greenville, North Carolina)

Jefferson Resource Company (JRC) - Forester I, II, and III (posted February 10, location: We are recruiting for Siskiyou, El Dorado, and Shasta County; California)

Jefferson Resource Company (JRC) - Registered Professional Forester (posted February 10, location: Yreka, Anderson, Mount Shasta, and Diamond Springs; California)

Alpine Forestry - 2023 Operations Manager (posted February 10, location: Park City, Utah)

Eastwood Forests, LLC - Senior Director of Transactions (posted February 10, location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Research Associate II: Forestry Inventory and Analysis (FIA) (posted February 6, location: Durango, Gunnison and Meeker, Colorado)

NYC Parks - Climber & Pruner (posted February 6, location: New York City, New York (this position is exempt from NYC residency requirements)

Preferred by Nature - Contract Auditor (posted February 6, location: Southeaster US or California)

Oregon State University Forestry and Natural Resources Extension - Assistant Professor of Practice--Extension Forester for Klamath and Lake counties (posted February 2, location: Klamath Falls, Oregon)

Oregon State University Forestry and Natural Resources Extension - Assistant Professor of Practice--Extension Forester for Benton, Linn and Polk counties (posted February 2, location: Corvallis or Tangent, Oregon)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Forester – Open Pool (posted February 2, location: Boulder, Fort Collins, Franktown, Golden, Canon City, LaVeta, Woodland Park, Alamosa, Durango, Gunnison, Montrose, Salida, Grand Junction, Grandby, Steamboat Springs, Walden; Colorado)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Forestry Technician – Open Pool (posted February 2, location: Boulder, Fort Collins, Franktown, Golden, Canon City, La Veta, Woodland Park, Alamosa, Durango, Gunnison, Montrose, Salida, Grand Junction, Granby, Frisco, Steamboat Springs, and State Forest (Gould); Colorado)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) Research Associate I – Open Pool (posted February 2, location: Canon City, Durango, Fort Collins, Grand Junction, Gunnison, Meeker; Colorado)

Northcentral Technical College - Faculty, Wood Science Instructor (posted February 1, location: Antigo Campus, Antigo, Wisconsin)

Quinault Indian Nation – Department of Natural Resources - Special Projects Forester (posted February 1, location: Taholah, Washington)


If you wish to apply for any of the opportunities listed, you must contact the employer directly.


The Forestry Jobs in America features career opportunities in all fields of America's forestry and forest products sectors. Examples of the types of positions advertised here include:

  • foresters and forest technicians / technologists
  • forest engineers
  • forest and land-use planners
  • senior forest industry managers
  • biologists, ecologists, watershed managers
  • GIS and geomatics specialists
  • academics and researchers
  • forest health specialists and silviculture surveyors
  • forest protection officers and forest firefighters
  • urban foresters and arborists
  • production superintendents and operation planers
  • millwrights and maintenance engineers
  • timber cruisers and compassmen/women
  • block layout and road surveyors
  • tree planters and silviculture workers
  • summer positions for forestry students
  • forest economists and marketing specialists
  • natural resource policy analysts
  • and many, many more .....

NOTE: Unless otherwise indicated, the employment opportunities advertised on this page are open only to American citizens and to foreign nationals who are legally authorized to work in America.

If you wish to apply for any of the opportunities listed, you must contact the employer directly.


Interested in working in Canada?

Visit our Canadian Forests Website for a listing of available forestry jobs in Canada.