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, American Forests will contact you if we determine there is a match with the organization’s needs and your skill set and experience. All resumes are kept on file for one year. American Forests is an equal opportunity provider.

Open Positions

Web and Systems Administrator, Senior Manager

The Web and Systems Administrator will manage American Forests’ website and technology tools, policies, procedures and functions, ensuring efficient operation while exploring areas of improved accessibility and efficiency across the organization. 

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Vice President, Marketing and Communications

The Vice President of Marketing & Communications will lead on a creative, dynamic and responsive communications strategy to promote American Forests’ mission.

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Senior Manager, Geospatial Analysis and Design

The GIS manager will be a part of American Forests (AF) Operations team, reporting directly to the Director of GIS and Technology and providing hands-on leadership on a broad range of mapping and analysis at AF as well as expanding their reach across the organization to delivering broader data and technology services.

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Forest Restoration Manager, Southern California

The Forest Restoration Manager will manage landscape-level restoration initiatives and projects as part of American Forests’ California Office with a focus on reforestation of wildfire scars on the Sequoia National Forest.

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Forest Restoration Manager, Northern California

The Forest Restoration Manager will manage landscape-level restoration initiatives and projects as part of American Forests’ California Program, with a focus on reforestation within the King Fire burn scar on the Eldorado National Forest (ENF).

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Senior Manager of Corporate Communications

The senior manager of corporate communications helps raise awareness about American Forests’ corporate partnerships and motivate corporations to be leaders in the movement to reforest America.

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Senior Manager of Career Pathways

The Senior Manager of Career Pathways works closely with the Director of Career Pathways to execute the implementation of the Tree Equity: Career Pathways Initiative.

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Senior Manager, Community Engagement

The Community Engagement Manager is responsible for supporting direct engagement with BIPOC led community organizations and residents with American Forests’ Tree Equity tools and programs.

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Director of Human Resources

The Director of Human Resources is the guardian and champion of American Forests’ culture and will be responsible for and lead all aspects of human resources for AF.

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Vice President for Philanthropy

The Vice President for Philanthropy will set the strategic direction for American Forests’ future fundraising efforts, building from our current momentum, and manage a dynamic team of staff and long-term contractors to execute this strategy.

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