Forestry Technician – USFS – Fishlake National Forest (Loa)

Position Type: Internship

Open until: March 31, 2018

Wage: $12.53-15.74 per hr

Location: Fremont River Ranger District, Loa, UT 


Job Entails assisting with marking, cruising, and laying out timber sales. Data collection may also occur. This will entail measuring and identifying trees, use of field software and measuring equipment, taking pictures, etc. Most work will be accomplished in mountainous terrain under various weather conditions. Training on equipment use, data collection, etc will be provided. All equipment will be provided by the Forest Service.

Government housing may be available.


Applicants must have appropriate clothing for mountainous terrain. This includes leather boots that are above the ankles (no tennis shoes). Safety equipment such as hard hats and vests will be provided by the Forest Service. Applicants must have a good attitude and work well in group settings. Must have an attitude of support for safety in the workplace.

ALL IIC INTERNSHIPS ARE REQUIRED TO BE TIED TO THE EARNING OF AN ACADEMIC CREDIT. Credits can be EDGE projects, departmental internships, cooperative education, practicums, assignments, research, etc.

Application Instructions:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the IIC Application on the right hand side. This will download a word document of the IIC Internship Application.
  3. Fill in the application (this can be done on your computer).
  4. Save application and email it to Ron Rodriguez (rrodriguez01@fs.fed.usin the subject line put IIC INTERNSHIP APPLICATION You can also print your application and bring it to Miranda Gubler at the IIC offices.

Submit IIC application, resume, transcripts, and statement of interest. Applications must be received by COB March 17, 2018

Contact Information:     

NAME: Ron Rodriguez


PHONE NUMBER: 435-865-3732


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