College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science

Natural Resource Job Postings

Women's Saw Conservation Crew Member. Southwest Conservation Corps. Deadline: May 19th. 

Wisconsin Tribal Conservation Advisory Council seasonal positions. Deadline: April 1st. USFS Visitor Center Services - Watersmeet, MI. USDA Wildlife Intern - Rhinelander, WI. USFS Civil Engineering Trainee - Rhinelander or Park Falls, WI. Tribal Pest Outreach and Survey - Tribal lands in WI. 

Michigan State University Extension Positions. Deadlines vary. 

WDNR St. Louis River Wild Rice Habitat Coordinator. Deadline: April 1st. 

The Walloon Lake Association and Conservancy is seeking to hire a Director of Conservation Programs. Please submit a cover letter, resume and 3 writing samples to by Wednesday, April 1st. 

Full or Part time Outdoor recreation managment positions. Indian River, Michigan. Low-Cost Housing. Deadlines: May 31st and June 31st. Outdoor Recreation Manager, Full time. Outdoor Recreation Assistant Manager, Seasonal. Assistant Manager: Office/Retail Sales, Full time. Maintenance Technician, Full time. 

Assistant Professor - Forest Ecology. Aburn University. Alabama. No deadline indicated. 

Summer Research Assistant in Plant Ecology at Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. Colorado. Study from the Campbell lab at the University of California at Irvine. Open until filled. To apply, send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for two references to Dr. Diane Campbell at

Seasonal Rangeland Vegetation Technician. Variety of field projects studying rangelands across the Intermountain West. Utah State University. Based in Logan, Utah.  Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references in a single PDF to Sofia Koutzoukis at Deadline: May 1st. 

Botany Technician. Carlsbad, New Mexico. Open until filled. 

Lab Research Technician in Forest Ecosystem Ecology at University of Vermont. Applications will be reviewed beggining April 15th. 

US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. Intermountain, Pacific Southwest, Pacific Northwest Regions. Forestry Technicians, Foresters, Deadline: April 27th. USAJOBS

District Program Assistant. Gladwin Conservation District, Gladwin County, MI. Part-time. Deadline: April 5th. 

Summer Field Tech, Plant Ecology. Kansas State University, The Louthan Lab. Work at the intersection of population and community plant ecology, focusing on how species interactions and climate change jointly influence population dynamics and distribution patterns. To apply contact Allison Louthan at with cover letter, current CV with research experience, and contact information for three references. Subject line "Summer Field Technician". Priority given to applications recieved before April 1st. 

M.S. Student- Vegetation Response to Long-term Deer Reductions. Wright State University, Ohio. Student will be supported with a teaching assistantship and tuition waver. Interested students should contact with a breif statement of interest and resume. Deadline: April 15th. 

Ecology Technician Position (seasonal). Forest Ecology/Plant Community Ecology. Tyson Research Center. Washington University in St. Louis. Use job ID 47203 as a keyword under "basic search". Deadline: March 16th (but will continue until positions are filled). Applicants are encouraged to email Jonathan Myers at to indicate interest in position with subject line "Seasonal Ecology Technichian". 

Summer Field Technician-Oak Regeneration. Purdue University. Deadline: March 20th (but will continue search until filled). Housing provided. Research involved short term response of oak regeneration after prescribed fire applied to different silvicultural treatments. Email cover letter describing qualifications, resume (including contact information for two references) and unofficial transcripts fo Sarah Rademacher at

PhD Graduate Teaching Assistantship in Forest Science using Airborne and Mobile Lidar at Northern Arizona University School of Forestry. Full stipend, tuition waver, and health benefits for three years. 

Summer Forestry Technicians. Montana/Idaho. Employment expected from Late May-Late August. Email a cover letter with information about your interests and qualifications, dates of availability, and current contact information, a current resume, and names and contact information (phone and email) of two professional references to Dr. David Affleck at

Forester Position, Green Timber Consulting Foresters, Inc. Pelkie, MI. Open until filled. Application must include cover letter, resume, and three references. Email Justin Miller at

Half semester paid research project: Estimating tree cross-sectional area using 3D LiDAR. No deadline given. 

Michigan Trout Unlimited Stream Technician. Deadline: April 3. Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, and three references in an email to

Lakes Region Summer/Fall Watershed Conservation Crew: New Hampshire. Please consider each host site here. Deadline: April 1 (applications are reviewed in the order they come in). 

Forest Ecology Paid Field Assistantship. Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia. Undergraduate (or recently graduated) student to work as field assistant in long-term experiment involving temperate forest response to fire, windstorm, deer, and earthworm invation. Send questions or a resume to Samuel Reed at

Davey resource Group vacancies. Urban ForesterEnvironmental Scientist

Conservation Land Management Internships (7-month appointment). Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI), Front Royal, VA. Deadline: April 2nd. 

Summer undergrad internship in conservation and land management. Mianus River Gorge, Bedford, NY. Deadline April 15.

Aquatic Invasive Species Summer technician positions.  Michigan State University. Deadline April 1

Masters degree position in Forest Entomology at the University of Florida. Deadline not indicated.

At least 24 seasonal employees for the 2020 summer field season. Great Lakes Conservation Corps (GLCC).

PhD Position on the Impacts of Climate Variability on Plant and Bird Populations - UW Madison. 

MS Assistantship, Louisiana State University Ag Center.

Field technician. Fort Belknap Indian Reservation Native Seed and Grassland Restoration Community Conservation Project. Contact Christina Eisenberg Deadline May 1

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Chihuahuan Desert Biodiversity, University of Texas El Paso. 

Rare plant survey internships (2), Farmington, New Mexico. Deadline not indicated

Multiple Wildlife Biologist Positions open, mostly in Oregon. National Council for Air and Stream Improvement. 

MS graduate assistantship, Department of Forestry, Mississippi State Univeristy. Deadline March 30

Natural Resources Crew Member, Springfield Township, MI. Contact for more details. Deadline: April 15th. 

The John Mabry Forestry Scholarships for 2020-2021 - apply by June 30

Multiple openings (forester, forest ranger, county forest ranger)Arkansas Department of Agriculture (select this under 'select an agency' on right side of page), various deadlines

MDNR, Parks & Recreation Rangers, Multiple positions at different state parks- deadline 07/31

Northern Arizona University/University of Northern British Columbia, Ph.D Forest Resilience Under Climate Change- open until filled

University of Kentucky, Forestry MS Assistantship, Maple Syrup Production & Economics- open until filled

Friends of the Forest Preserves (FOTFP) and the Forest Preserves of Cook County (FPCC), forestry summer internships (10 positions)- deadline 03/31

Minnesota DNR Natural Resources Technician, Forestry. Open until filled. 

Itasca Woodland Services. Forester and Summer Forester positions open. 

American Conservation Experience/USFS, Tahoe National Forest, Forestry Technician- open until filled

American Conservation Experience/USFS, Tahoe National Forest, Lead Forestry Technician (summer 2020)- open until filled

Mendocino Redwood Co, Ukiah, CA, Forester- open until filled

Great Basin Institute/USFS, Tahoe National Forest, Forestry Technicians (6)- open until filled

Great Basin Institute/Americorps/USFS, Timber Stand Improvement Crew Members, Eldorado National Forest- open until filled

Great Basin Institute/Forest Service, Timber Stand Improvement Crew Leads (3 positions), Eldorado National Forest- open until filled

Grossman Forestry, Summer Forestry Internship- open until filled

Michigan Tech Research Institute (Ann Arbor), summer interns- open until filled

Forester and Forestry Technician Positions open. Multiple locations in Illinois. Deadline: March 31st

Arkansas Agriculture Department Forester. No deadline specified. 

Great Basin Institute. Aquatic Ecosystem Monitoring, Ecological Restoration, Environmental Outreach and Education, Forestry and Fuels Reduction, Vegetation Research and Monitoring, Wilderness and Recreation Management, Wildlife Studies and Habitat Assessment. No deadline specified. Jobs continuously posted.