USDA Forest Service

Pacific Northwest Research Station

Pacific Northwest Research Station
333 SW First Ave.
Portland, OR 97204

(503) 808-2100

US Forest Service


[Photograph]: People planting trees.A career in Forest Service research is challenging, creative, and satisfying. Scientists work together toward common goals, share ideas, and build upon each other's energy and commitment. Station scientists also participate in cooperative research with universities.

Our laboratories are often based on or near campuses of major universities allowing our scientists to work in an academic environment. Some laboratories are located in small rural communities.



Job Announcements


Supervisory Field Operations Specialist GS-0301-11/12

This position is with the USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station (PNW), and is located in Portland, OR. The selectee will be responsible for the supervision of the Business Operations Leads and their staffs for a number of PNW’s laboratories, and leading the administrative support as it relates to the facilities. The selectee will also be responsible for operations duties and projects that concern the entire station.


For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Lesley Kelly at (503) 808-2102 or


Outreach Notices

Data Analyst Specialist GS-GS-0401/0801/1301-11/12/13 Reply by September 19, 2014

The Pacific Northwest Research Station will soon be advertising for a Data Analyst Specialist (Biological Scientist, Engineer or Physical Scientist) for the AirFire Team.  This is a permanent, seasonal position located at the Pacific Wildland Fire Sciences Laboratory in Seattle, Washington. This notification is being circulated to inform prospective applicants of this upcoming opportunity and to determine interest in the position.


Research Wildlife Biologist GS-0486-12 Reply by September 12, 2014

We are preparing to fill a permanent, full-time (PFT) position in Wenatchee, Washington.  The full performance level of this Research Wildlife Biologist is GS-0486-12. A Ph.D. in Wildlife Ecology or a related field is required, or equivalent experience.


Natural Resources Specialist GS-0401-13 Reply by September 10, 2014

The Pacific Northwest (PNW) Research Station is seeking to hire a Natural Resources Specialist based in Boise, Idaho. The full performance level of this Natural Resources Specialist is GS-0401-13. Proven expertise in planning and specifically NEPA process and its application to Forest Research is required.









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