Jobs with SAWS

At SAWS, we pride ourselves on creating meaningful employment opportunities and developing tomorrow's conservation workforce. Positions are posted regularly, we are beginning our 2021 hiring season and it will continue through May 2021.

  • Wilderness Ranger - TN/GA

    The 2021 SAWS Wilderness Rangers are field-going staff working on five different federally designated wildernesses across the Chattahoochee and Cherokee National Forests.

    Duration: 23 weeks - starting early May

  • Wilderness Specialist - West Virginia

    This 2021 SAWS Wilderness Specialist will work with eight different federally designated wildernesses across the Monongahela National Forest.

    Duration: 25 weeks - starting early May

  • Field Crew Member

    The 2021 SAWS Field Crew Member will work on a crew of 3, comprised of a Field Crew Leader, an Assistant Field Crew Leader, and 1 Field Crew Member.

    There are two openings for this position. 

    Summer Season: mid May - late August

    Full Season: mid May - mid December 




225 E Chestnut St, STE 001

Asheville, NC 28801




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