The Northern Region of the Forest Service is seeking someone with interests in lands and recreation special use permits. This position will work directly with District Rangers, resource specialists, and permit applicants and permittees. The RA will assist with a variety of routine and complex tasks involving the administration of special use permits on National Forest System lands including roads, water lines, communication sites, and recreation residences.
This position will support the Santa Fe National Forest’s special uses program by performing database entry and clean-up, digitizing and organizing files, completing inspections of permit holders, drafting permit documents and related correspondences, conducting audits, and communicating with permit holders.
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The Youth and Community Engagement Coordinator will work with the Communications and Community Engagement team to develop a community engagement program and facilitate opportunities that connect diverse populations to public lands. Specifically, the coordinator will conduct outreach to community organizations with a focus on engaging traditionally underserved youth and families and develop nature and career programs in partnership with the community organizations.
Listen to Dr. Carolyn Finney, Franklin Environmental Center Resident and Environmental Studies Professor of Practice at Middlebury College, discuss obtaining data and participating in decision-making processes to help address environmental education issues.
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The Every Kid Outdoors (formerly Every Kid in a Park) Coordinator position will work to support partners and teachers to design a wide range of curriculum to meet NGSS, STEM learning components, with a goal to inspire students to become future stewards of our public lands.
The position is 10 months that leads to a hiring authority that makes you more competitive when applying for jobs with the Forest Service.
Anticipated Dates: August 2019 - June 2020
Duty Station: Waldport, OR