Find the seasonal job that is right for you.

Experience the difference working at the Idaho Department of Lands. Fire and Forestry positions are available at our offices across the state.

Seasonals power our success

9,600,000 acres protected from wildfire

That's a huge chunk of Idaho and covers timberlands that are in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI).

3,971,500 Seedlings Planted in 2023

Planting trees ensures forever forests with many plantings occurring in areas impacted by wildfire.

95% of Fires Held to less than 10 acres

IDL Fire continues to grow with additional funding and positions to support aggressive initial attack.

$100,315,000 in distributions

Seasonal employees are part of the big picture: Protecting resources while also funding Idaho.

Seasonal Spotlight

Maggie Creek Supervisory Area

The Idaho Department of Lands Maggie Creek Supervisory Area is a beautiful place to work and located in one of the state’s most pristine recreation areas. It is based out of the small but cozy town of Kamiah. Maggie Creek is an excellent place to get exposed to all the Idaho Department of Lands has to offer. 

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Forestry Position Locations

Fire Position Locations

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How to apply

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

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


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