Career Opportunities and Resources
The USDA NRCS is searching for a Natural Resource Specialist. The position administers natural resources management/conservation programs and policy nationwide and provides direction for a wide range of complex natural resources management programs and initiatives. Applications are due April 22nd.
The Student Conservation Association is seeking US Military Veteran Fire Corps candidates to serve in a Veteran Fire Corp program. SCA’s Veterans Fire Corps engages teams of military veterans in fire mitigation. Members work together for 12 weeks, focusing on fuels reduction, fire effects monitoring, educational outreach, and participation in prescribed fires.
The Southeast Prescribed Fire Update details how students and recent graduates can gain experience in wildland fire management.
A list of schools and programs in North Carolina related to fire science has been compiled from the U.S. federal government National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and FireScience.org also provides interviews with fire experts.
This FireScience.org Forestry Career Guide features career and employment information, internship listings, scholarships, instructor information, and a degree search tool.