Permanent Recreation and Archaeology Employees, Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland

Job Title: Permanent Recreation and Archaeology Employees

Organization: Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland

Overview: The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service is hiring hundreds of positions in recreation and archaeology across the nation. Jobs are open April 6-19, 2022 and are available in a variety of exciting and rewarding locations, including the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland (MBRTB).

 “We are looking for talented, diverse applicants to help us manage the recreation and archaeology of the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland,” said Russ Bacon, Forest Supervisor. “If you’re interested in working outdoors, stewarding public lands and serving our local communities, I encourage you to apply.”

Duties: Recreation specialists and technicians perform most of their duties outdoors, which could include trail repair, campground maintenance, visitor information, wilderness protection and even patrolling on skis. Archaeologists work to learn about, interpret, and protect the historical and cultural treasures of our country and are often involved in field investigations, site evaluation, and coordination with American Indian Tribes.

Start/End Dates: May 16 – August 13

Salary/Pay: To start at $20 an hour depending on previous experience

How to Apply: Applications are only accepted through www.usajobs.gov.  Review the job announcement carefully for deadlines and required information to include in your application. Employment start dates and duty locations vary. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply early, as some of the announcements will close after 800 applications are received.

For more information about the Forests and Grassland can be found on the website or social media channels: @FS_MBRTB on Twitter or @FSMBRTB on Facebook.