Join the Team – How to apply for the 2023 wildfire season

“New job posting alert!” This is currently what DOF Facebook page followers see as there are a record number of Forestry job openings for the 2023 season and beyond. Every week, additional Forestry job positions are available for applicants living within and outside of Alaska. More information on the new listings and all current, available openings with the Division can be found at by clicking this link. People who love the outdoors, who want to see and protect iconic and beautifully remote places, and who want to be a part of something bigger than themselves can apply for a wide array of crew, hot shot and similarly typical wildfire jobs. But there are also a record number of wildfire and Forestry support jobs, including mapping (GIS) specialists, office assistants and wildland fire dispatcher positions. This short video is for anyone interested in joining the ongoing mission of protecting Alaska. Share it and help interested applicants find these exciting jobs with benefits, plenty of ongoing training, time off and a sense of service to community, state and country.

The 2023 Alaska wildfire season is rapidly approaching and the success of the season depends in part on the strength of Forestry’s workforce. Please share this link with anyone you know who may be interested in being a part of the most exciting wildland firefighting and community protection efforts in North America.

Wildland Fire & Resource Technicians positions are open at all levels, from entry level to Assistant Fire Management Officer multiple offices to choose from. These are great opportunities to move up the career ladder or get your foot in the door. In addition, multiple support positions are open for applications including GIS specialists (mapping), office assistants and wildland fire dispatchers. Forestry welcomes all qualified applicants who want to be a part of the team!

Visit our website to apply, and please share this link with people in your life who may be interested in meaningful work with Division of Forestry & Fire Protection.

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