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Forestry Job Descriptions

A large portion of the annual income for the endowment beneficiaries is derived from the sale and harvest of timber. These positions support that mission and involve measuring trees, marking boundaries, surveying tree growth, data collection, as well as reforestation. 
Now Hiring

Wildfire Job Descriptions

With our partners IDL protects 6.3 million acres. We responded to more than 400 fires in 2021, with 142,022 acres burned in IDL protection areas. IDL Fire has openings for temporary fire crews for the upcoming wildfire season: engine, hand crews, and helitack. 
Now hiring

Two steps are required for applying for a seasonal job opening:

  1. Complete the 2024 IDL Temporary Application form below, or use this link to find the form, or use the QR code. Select the positions you are interested in on the form. This application is for both Fire and Forestry seasonal positions. 
  2. Email your current resume and questions to

If you have questions, please contact your nearest IDL supervisory area, or email

QRCode for 2024 Season - State of Idaho Department of Lands - Application for Temporary Employment 
Use the QR code to access application form
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