The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest is Hiring for Summer 2022!

The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest is hiring Summer 2022 field and fire season positions throughout Central Washington. Temporary positions are a great way to gain valuable experience, work outdoors, and get exposure to different careers.

What: Positions are being filled in fire, timber, wildlife, recreation, archeology and more! Many of the positions work outdoors, but we also have positions for visitor information assistants (front desk) and other roles that are office based.

Where: Locations include Ranger District offices in Chelan, Cle Elum, Entiat, Leavenworth, Naches and Winthrop, Washington as well as other offices in the Wenatchee area, White Swan and Moses Lake, Washington.

A full list of positions and announcement numbers for Summer 2022 jobs on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest is available at

How to Apply: Our How to Apply webpage has helpful information including resume tips and step-by-step instructions to help with the application process. Applicants are reminded to review the application deadlines noted in the vacancy announcement and to make sure all required documents are submitted. Applications will be accepted on USAJOBS starting November 5, 2021 through November 12, 2021.

Below are webinar links available for on-demand viewing!

Start your career with the Forest Service by visiting our webpage to learn about career opportunities, benefits, hiring events, and resources to help with the application process.

For more information about job opportunities with the USDA Forest Service, send an email to or contact the Ranger District or Office where you are interested in applying.

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