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Forestry Jobs in America

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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.


American Bird Conservancy - Great Lakes Oak Ecosystem Forester (posted May 24, location: TBD - Must be located in NE Illinois Project Area (Dekalb, Kane, DuPage, Cook, Kendall, Will, Grundy, or Kankakee Counties)

National Forest Foundation (NFF) - California Program Manager - Southern Sierra (posted May 23, location: Fresno, California)

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - Forestry Regional Specialist- Ecological Classification System (posted May 22, location: Bemidji, Minnesota)

Ruffed Grouse Society & American Woodcock Society (RGS & AWS) - Forest Wildlife Specialist- Forester (posted May 17, location: Marion, Virginia)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Registered Professional Forester (posted May 16, location: Northern/Central California)

Weyerhaeuser - Forest Engineering Specialist-01021077 (posted May 15, location: Molalla, Oregon)

Jefferson Resource Company (JRC) - Registered Professional Forester (RPF) (posted May 14, location: Yreka, Mount Shasta, Anderson and/or Diamond Springs offices, California)

Acorn Forestry - Forester (posted May 14, location: Lufkin, Texas)

American Forest Management, Inc. - Forester I (posted May 13, location: Natchitoches, Louisiana)

Sierra Pacific Industries - District Manager – Eugene District (posted May 13, location: Eugene, Oregon)

University of Minnesota Extension - Extension Educator, Forest Regeneration (posted May 10, location: UMN Regional Office in Cloquet, Brainerd, or Grand Rapids, Minnesota)

Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) - Burned Area Reforestation Planner, Environmental Planner 3 (EP3) (posted May 9, location: Washington State, location flexible)

American Forest Management, Inc. - Forester I/ Forest Technician (posted May 9, location: Paris, Texas)

LandVest Inc. - Operations Forester (posted May 8, location: Ridgway, Pennsylvania)

National Forest Foundation (NFF) - Carbon Program Manager (posted May 3, location: Missoula, Montana)

National Forest Foundation (NFF) - Northern New Mexico Program Coordinator (posted May 3, location: Santa Fe, New Mexico)

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - Division of Forestry - NR Forestry Assistant Area Supervisor (posted May 3, location: Williams, Minnesota)

Michigan State University Department of Forestry - Assistant Director of Forest Carbon and Climate Change Program (FCCP) (posted May 2, location: East Lansing, Michigan (remote-friendly)

American Bird Conservancy - Southeast Regional Director (posted April 29, location: Southeastern City, Flexible)

University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point - Director of Wisconsin Forestry Center (posted April 29, location: Stevens Point, Wisconsin)

Environmental Consultants (ECI) - Contract Forester (posted April 29, location: Allentown, Pennsylvania)

Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Forestry Technician – Seasonal (posted April 29, location: Southern Oregon)

Colorado State Forest Service - Forestry Technician – Open Pool (posted April 26, location: Multiple Locations, Colorado

Steigerwaldt Land Services, Inc. - Forest Inventory Project Manager (posted April 26, location: Tomahawk, Wisconsin (Remote)

American Bird Conservancy - GIS Coordinator (posted April 25, location: Remote)

National Forest Foundation (NFF) - Pike-San Isabel National Forest Project Coordinator (posted April 25, location: Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) - Forester – Hardwoods & Cedar Salvage, NRS3 (posted April 25, location: Thurston County – Olympia, Washington)

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry - Field Forester (Forest Property Technician 1) (posted April 18, location: Newcomb, New York)

American Forest Management, Inc. - Forester I (posted April 16, location: South Hill, Virginia)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Wood Utilization and Marketing Program Specialist (posted April 12, location: Hybrid position with location based out of our State Office in Fort Collins, Colorado)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Urban and Community Forestry Tree Equity Specialist (posted April 12, location: CSU Spur campus office in Denver, Colorado. This role has the potential to offer flexible work arrangements, including remote options)

F&W Forestry Services, Inc. - Regional Manager (posted April 11, location: Sandpoint, Idaho)

Oregon State University, College of Forestry - Research Forest Director of Research & Community Relations & Associate or Full Professor: Silviculture Extension Specialist (posted April 10, location: Corvallis, Oregon)

Sierra Pacific Industries - District Forester – Lassen District (posted April 10, location: Anderson, California)

Sierra Pacific Industries - Reforestation Specialist – Almanor District (posted April 8, location: Westwood, California)

Sierra Pacific Industries - District Forester – Almanor District (posted April 8, location: Westwood/Quincy, California)

Colorado State Forest Service/Colorado State University - Lead Project Forester (posted April 4, location: Summit County & Lake County, Colorado)

American Bird Conservancy - Great Lakes Oak Ecosystem Forester (posted March 29, location: TBD - Must be located in NE Illinois Project Area (Dekalb, Kane, DuPage, Cook, Kendall, Will, Grundy, or Kankakee Counties)

LandVest Inc. - Strike Force Forester (posted March 26, location: Central New York or Northern New Hampshire)

Environmental Consultants (ECI) - Distribution Utility Work Planner/Consulting Utility Forester (posted March 25, location: Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania)


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.


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