The Eldorado National Forest is planning to fill several temporary positions in various locations. These temporary positions can start as early as January and usually end in September; you could work up to a total of 26 weeks.  A wide variety of jobs are available in archaeology, botany, business administration, recreation, timber, trails, and wildlife. You will apply for these jobs thru the USAJobs website at http://www.usajobs.gov. It is advisable to create your personal profile in USAJobs prior to submitting an application. To be considered for jobs on the Eldorado National Forest, you will need to select one or more of the following California locations in USAJobs when you submit a job application: Georgetown, Camino, Pollock Pines, Pioneer, Kyburz, Grizzly Flats, and Placerville. The job announcements for these positions will be posted in USA Jobs beginning in 2015, initially during the months of January thru March; other announcements may be posted later in the season.  For more information about the application process and to search for job opportunities, go to the following website: http://www.fs.fed.us/working-with-us/jobs Questions regarding a specific position or office/station location should be directed to the contact name listed in the table. Many of these positions require physical exertion, in rough terrain, in a full range of weather conditions. Workweek schedules vary depending on the position. Some positions require camping out for extended periods.   Listed contacts can provide more specific information for each position Some locations do offer housing and some do not. It is best to understand your housing needs and options prior to applying to those locations. 

Location information:

 

     
     

Forest Supervisor’s Office
100 Forni Road
Placerville, CA 95667
530-622-5061 530-642-5122 TTY

Placerville Ranger District 
4260 Eight Mile Road
Camino, CA 95709
530-644-2324 TTY 530-647-5314

Pacific Ranger District
7887 Highway 50
Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9602
530-644-2349 TTY 530-647-540

Georgetown Ranger District 
7600 Wentworth Springs Road
Georgetown, CA 95634
530-333-4312 TTY 530-333-5511

Amador Ranger District
26820 Silver Drive
Pioneer, CA 95666
09-295-4251 TTY 209-295-5996

Placerville Nursery
2375 Fruitridge Road
Camino, CA 95709
530-622-9600 TTY 530-642-5050