NEWS RELEASE: Gila National Forest fall hiring event

Forest Service News Release

Media Contact: Maribeth Pecotte

(575) 388-8211


Gila National Forest is hiring students and recent graduates as part of a Forestry and Timber Career Opportunities event!

SILVER CITY, NM, Sept. 21, 2022 – Make a lasting impact on the world around you and unlock opportunities for professional growth and career advancement. Join the Forest Service and be a part of an organization that is committed to caring for the land and serving people. Our mission is to protect our natural resources for multiple uses for today and future generations.

The Forest Service is hiring student and recent graduate positions across the nation. Locally, the Gila National Forest is hiring three positions through this hiring event, including two GS-4, 5, or 6 Timber Sale Prep Forestry Technicians in Reserve, New Mexico, and one GS-7 Recreation Technician in Truth or Consequences.

Applications are only accepted through Sept. 19-28, 2022. Review the job announcement carefully for deadlines and required information to include in your application. Employment start dates vary.

Visit the Forest Service Jobs webpage,, to learn more about career opportunities, benefits, hiring events, and resources to help with the application process.


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