USFS - Forest Management/Cooperative Forestry Consultant

Vacancy Announcement #:  18-SVQ3-0862-453907DP-AM

Close Date:     06/22/2018

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Position Summary: The incumbent serves as the principal consultant and adviser to both the Forest Management (FMT) and Cooperative Forestry (CF) organizations regarding wood and woody biomass utilization programs and initiatives. The incumbent provides leadership and management oversight for the use of woody biomass for energy and other purposes in support of environmental goals, national energy goals, and national restoration priorities. Develops partnerships and assists with creating markets for wood products and biomass materials via national, regional, State and local meetings of natural resources agencies, university, industry and landowner groups and determines regional priorities and wood and woody biomass utilization strategies using the most current information available. 


For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Jose Castro at 404-347-4026 or


Reminder to Applicants:  Please read the entire vacancy announcement and provide the documents listed in the “Required Documents” section.  Applicants are encouraged not to wait until the closing date of the vacancy announcement to apply.