Forestry Technician (Timber) Job

Vacancy No. 24-POD3-OCR-0462-TlM-6-7-DP Department Forest Service
Salary $42,022.00 to $60,703.00 Grade 6 to 7
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 11/15/2023 Close Date 9/30/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Double Springs, ALFlagstaff, AZFredonia, AZHappy Jack, AZ
Lakeside, AZOvergaard, AZPayson, AZSpringerville, AZ
Marianna, AROzark, ARParis, AROlustee, FL
Tallahassee, FLUmatilla, FLBoyce, LAOntonagon, MI
Blackduck, MNForest, MSMeadville, MSPotts Camp, MS
Rolling Fork, MSConway, NHEl Rito, NMMountainair, NM
Reserve, NMRuidoso, NMTaos, NMTijeras, NM
Bly, ORDufur, ORHeppner, ORLakeview, OR
McKenzie Bridge, ORPaisley, ORProspect, ORSilver Lake, OR
Ukiah, ORHuger, SCMountain Rest, SCBenton, TN
New Waverly, TXRatcliff, TXZavala County, TXManchester, VT
Rochester, VTForks, WAOlympia, WAPomeroy, WA
Quilcene, WAQuinault, WAWalla Walla, WAWinthrop, WA

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


This position is located on a Forest Service unit. Purpose of position is to perform timber sale preparation duties including, timber marking, timber cruising, and sale layout as part of the timber organization.

This is an open and continuous announcement. See Additional Information section for more information. Applications will expire every 90 days. To remain active for consideration, applicants must resubmit their application.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

You will be evaluated in accordance with the category rating procedure as defined in the USDA Demonstration Project Plan. Applicants who meet the basic minimum qualification requirements established for the position will be placed in the Eligible category. You will be further evaluated against criteria for placement in the Quality category. This evaluation is based on the level of your experience, education, and/or training as determined by your responses to the Assessment Questionnaire. Individuals with veterans' preference are listed ahead of applicants who do not have veterans' preference within each category.

Note: If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities, or you may be found ineligible. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating. Providing inaccurate information on Federal documents could be grounds for non-selection or disciplinary action up to including removal from the Federal service.

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Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.