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Thank you for your interest in working for ODF! We are a diverse and passionate group of people with backgrounds in forestry, recreation, conservation, technology, administration, and business. Our staff members strive to serve our communities by protecting, managing, and promoting stewardship of Oregon's forests to enhance environmental, economic, and sustainability.

Love working in the outdoors or want a job supporting Oregon's forests? Use the resources below to find out about working for ODF. Please visit the Oregon State Jobs Portal for a list of current openings.

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Working at the Oregon Dept. of Forestry

Recreation Manager

Wildland Firefighter


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2600 State Street
Salem, OR 97310

Forest careers

“Find Your Path” profiles 19 people working in forest-related jobs in Oregon, from a firefighter to a forest economist. It describes what these workers do, how they got where they are and what skills they need. 

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