Careers at American Forests
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The movement to create healthy forests is growing daily as more people recognize the role of trees in slowing climate change and advancing social equity. Be a part of it. We embrace all perspectives, focus on the most pressing issues of the day and do our best to empower others.

After submitting your application package, American Forests will contact you if we determine there is a match with the organization's needs and your skill set and experience. If you are unable to to submit your application package, please contact American Forests at to request an accommodation or an alternative application process.

American Forests is proud to be a diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible (DEIA) workplace. These are our shared values. We welcome individuals who bring a variety of backgrounds and experiences to be a part of our team to help make a difference individually and collectively as we work toward achieving our mission. We are committed to fostering an environment that is welcoming and respectful and provides opportunities for advancement and professional growth for every team member.

We hope you find your future with us.

Open Positions

Southern Sierra Reforestation Coordinator

The Southern Sierra Reforestation Coordinator will support the planning and implementation of holistic, landscape-scale reforestation activities while working with the Southern CA Reforestation Manager.

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Senior Manager, Climate Science

The Senior Manager, Climate Science will compile forest carbon and climate data for analysis and database inclusion, support existing research partnerships, align and integrate stakeholder perspectives into the design of analyses and decision support tools, and synthesize key analysis takeaways to support the Policy and Communications teams.

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Urban Forestry National Program Analysis Research Contract 

American Forests seeks a graduate student to lead a research effort to conduct a landscape analysis about how cities and towns are currently advancing urban forestry programs nationwide.  

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