Welcome to the FOREST Program
Welcome to the National Older Worker Career Center (NOWCC) FOREST SERVICE - Agriculture Conservation Experienced Services (ACES) Program.
This partnership between the NOWCC and the US Forest Service (USFS) places experienced workers into positions supporting conservation and environmental protection efforts.
The USFS program helps address the issue of “brain-drain” as experienced workers retire and taps knowledge and expertise of individuals 55 years of age or older, and in partnership with NOWCC fills agency needs. USFS enrollees can have flexible work schedules attractive compensation. and supply technical assistance to the USFS.