Overview

Duties listed are at the full performance level.

Plans and monitors implementation of vegetation management projects assigned by the Silviculturist.

Develops site specific treatments for forest density management, site preparation and regeneration, hazardous fuels reduction, and animal damage control.

Recommends silvicultural prescription modifications to accomplish forest management objectives.

Serves as lead Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), developing Timber Stand Improvement (TSI) contract specifications, and implementing prescriptions through service contracts.

Acts as Forest Activity Tracking System (FACTS) coordinator for the zone, updating and maintaining the activity database and associated Geographic Information System (GIS) layers.

Assists the Silviculturist in developing out-year target and budgeting requests for the silvicultural program.

Prepares annual Knutson-Vandenberg trust (KV) fund balance reports and Sale Area Improvement Plans.

About US Forest Service

A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.

It's an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.