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Deputy District Ranger

Forest Service

Serve as an alter-ego to the District Ranger sharing responsibility for providing technical and administrative direction to all activities of a designated area on a National Forest/Grassland. Serve as a steward for a designated Forest Service area and embodies the agency’s core values in service to the Forest Service mission and complete duties in a way that is trustworthy, caring, respectful, responsive, curious, and inclusive. Clearly communicate decisions and take care to explain actions in the larger context of our Forest Service mission and purpose. Work in collaboration with communities and partners. Build community, welcome diverse and new perspectives, remain invested and stay informed of current social, political, and economic issues and concerns within assigned geographical area. Oversee the inventory, planning, evaluation, and management of each forest/grassland resource including timber, soil, land, water, wildlife and fish habitat, minerals, forage, wilderness and visual areas, and outdoor recreation. Oversee the planning, budgeting, and management information for identifying work force and organizational needs, and unit priorities. Plan work to be accomplished, set, and adjust short-term priorities, and prepare schedules for completion of work. Develop and monitor performance standards, provide advice and counsel, hear and resolve minor complaints, address minor grievances, identify and provide training; and recommend appointments, promotions, and reassignment actions.

Contact Information

Name: HRM Contact Center