Forest Service Jobs – Management and Program Analyst

Website U.S. Forest Service

Job Description:

This position serves on a team responsible for carrying out performance-based budgeting actions related to budget formulation, budget presentation, performance management, management studies, and reporting for these areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides Program and Budget Guidance to Deputy areas for their analysis and preparation of programs and budgets.
  • Establishes and enforces a variety of controls to maintain or improve the quality of data used to represent the agency.
  • Develops detailed strategy and background documentation for presenting budgets to Department, OMB, and Congressional committees.
  • The incumbent is responsible for an assigned segment of the Forest Service budget.
  • Coordinates with Deputy Areas in recommending program enhancements, improvements and solutions to problems as required.
  • Develops, implements, reviews, and maintains policies and procedures across the agency business base, and determines the impact of new or revised policies and procedures on agency functional areas.
  • Validates budget inputs against performance goals and metrics, reconciles differences, and prepares justifications for increases and decreases.
  • Collect and analyze data from various sources internal to the agency to test and evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of budget plans.
  • Duties are listed at the full performance GS-13 grade level.

Job Requirements:

  • Per Public Law 104-134 all Federal employees are required to have federal payments made by direct deposit to their financial institution.
  • Successful completion of one year probationary period, unless previously served.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
  • Subject to satisfactory adjudication of background investigation and/or fingerprint check.
  • Successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit
  • Males born after 12/31/1959 must be Selective Service registered or exempt.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Forest Service

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Oakland, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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