Want a temporary summer job with U.S. Forest Service? Agency hiring 1,000 in Oregon, Washington

SEATTLE -- The U.S. Forest Service said it is accepting applications through Dec. 7 for 1,000 temporary jobs throughout national forests in Oregon and Washington.

The jobs will start from mid-April 2016 through May 2016, the Forest Service said.

There are summer jobs available in the following categories: Fire; Recreation; Natural Resources, Timber and Engineering; Visitor Services/Information; and others.

Individuals interested in finding more information about a specific position are encouraged to contact local National Forest units to learn about positions coming available in areas they are interested in.

Many current and upcoming Forest Service job opportunities - across the nation - can be found online at: https://fsoutreach.gdcii.com/Outreach.

2016 spring/summer temporary positions will be listed @ usajobs.gov starting Nov. 30, 2015.