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USDA Forest Service

USDA Forest Service

    About the company

    The USDA Forest Service's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations. We offer a variety of roles—from seasonal firefighting to full-time roles in technical fields.

    What early talent is saying

    "I loved that I was outdoors so much. It was a lot of hands-on experience, which was amazing! Even when I was in the office, I was continuously learning about the Forest Service and my district specifically. There were a lot of networking opportunities as well."

    Why we're different

    • Housing stipend
    • Meaningful work
    • Sustainable employer
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    73% of early career job seekers prioritize purposeful work. Learn how best-in-class teams win with the next generation.