Do You Have What It Takes?

Texas A&M Forest Service is looking for leaders.

For almost a century, the state agency has centered its mission around three core leadership values: duty, integrity and respect. Now is no different.

We’re boosting our wildland firefighting force. And we’re looking for the best. Are you a leader? Can you think on your feet? Do you want to make a difference?

Texas A&M Forest Service is looking for men and women with a desire to give back. Wildland firefighters are selfless and service-oriented. Their decision-making skills are sharp; their focus on safety never wavers. And they work well with others, particularly local governments and volunteer fire departments.

Are you up for the challenge?
Join us in protecting Texas. Join Texas A&M Forest Service.


We know that attractive benefits are a big part of your employment decision. That’s why we are proud to offer a comprehensive benefit package designed to furnish you with access to quality employee benefits to take good care of yourself and your family and provide protection against the hardship caused by catastrophic events. As part of the Texas A&M System, the Texas A&M Forest Service provides a full package of benefits to protect employees and their families during the working years as well as after retirement. Plans and programs offered to you include the following:

Teacher Retirement System
Basic Life /Basic AD&D & Alternate Basic Life
Optional Supplemental Life / Dependent Life
Optional Accidental Life and Dismemberment
Flexible Spending Accounts – Medical Reimbursement and Dependent Care
Sick Leave Pool
Long Term Disability
Paid Time Off
Employee Assistance Plan
Discount and Service Programs


For more details please view Texas A&M University System website.  


  • Leading the Lone Star State


    Texas A&M Forest Service is the lead agency for the state when it comes to all-hazard responses. Wildfires. Hurricanes. Floods. Tornados. Ice storms. Even the Space Shuttle Columbia recovery effort. We respond no matter the disaster.

    All Hazard Response
  • Hurricane Response


    All Hazard Response
  • Wildfire Response


    All Hazard Response
  • Flood Response


    All Hazard Response
  • Fire Department Assistance


    All Hazard Response
  • Rockhouse Fire - Jeff Davis County


    All Hazard Response
  • PK Complex - Possum Kingdom


    All Hazard Response

Available Positions


Available Positions

Resource Specialists (Wildland Firefighters) 

Fire Coordinators 

Task Force Coordinators 

Wildland Urban Interface Specialists 

Learn about the job duties and requirements of these positions or go directly to the job listings.