Current Openings: 

  • Forest Ranger I in Region 4, Area 45 (Forrest, Greene and Perry counties). Deadline to apply is January 22. Click here to apply for this position.
  • Forester, Deputy State. This position will have duites and responsibilities statewide. Deadline to apply is January 27. Click here to apply for this posting. 


All applications should be submitted through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website.


Please apply online through Mississippi State Personnel Board under the job seekers tab. Additional experience and training records with any additional documentation should be sent to the Mississippi State Personnel Board, 210 East Capitol Street, Suite 800, Jackson, MS 39201. 

The Mississippi Forestry Commission provides equal employment opportunity and services to all individuals regardless of disability, race, age, religion, color, gender, creed, national origin, or political affiliation.
The paper application is available in PDF format for applicants to print and mail to MSPB or the appropriate agency. "Click Here" to download the paper application. Applications will be considered incomplete if the supplemental questions for each individual job opening are not completed and attached.
In order for all State and/or Federal requirements to be met, the MS State Personnel Board will accept and evaluate all applications and place eligible applicants on the appropriate list.  This list will then be routed through the Mississippi Forestry Commission's Human Resources Department to the appropriate location for action.
Please Note:

  • All applications and/or transfers for Forester positions must include a copy of their current registered forester’s card with their application.
  • MFC employees requesting a transfer must submit applications through the requesting employees chain of command and then to the MFC Human Resources Department.