Job Title:Wildland Firefighter (Range or Forestry Aid/Technician)
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Job Announcement Number:NPS-FIRE-2013-012
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$13.05 to $16.39 / Per Hour|
|Thursday, November 01, 2012 to Thursday, February 28, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|These are full-time excepted service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. - The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position.|
|few vacancies in the following location:|
Denali National Park, AK, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Applications will be accepted from all qualified United States citizens.|
If you like remote and rugged conditions, extended travel and overnight camping, then becoming a wildland firefighter may be for you.
The Department of the Interior, National Park Service is now looking for temporary employees to work on a variety of wildland firefighting crews at Denali National Park in Alaska. Work may include working as a crew member on any of the following types of crews: Hand; Helitack (helicopter); Engine; Prescribed. For more information on Crew Types, click here.
Positions at the GS-5 level have been identified as one of the key fire management positions under the Interagency Fire Program Management (IFPM) Standard. This position has been categorized as a Senior Firefighter (SFF), and is subject to meeting the minimum qualification standards for IFPM prior to being placed into the position. Detailed information regarding IFPM positions can be found at the IFPM website by clicking here.
FIRST CONSIDERATION DATE: Selecting Officials at Denali National Park will begin to consider applicants prior to the closing date of the announcement. You must apply on or before 01/08/2013 to receive first consideration this location. Thereafter, applications may be considered as needed during the open period of the announcement.
For information on the National Park Service's (NPS) fire program, please visit their website at: National Park Service (NPS) - Includes positions at National Parks (NP) and National Monuments (NM) For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select the state you are interested in.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen
- Positions may require a valid state drivers license
- Some positions may require a CDL; information will be provided at job offer
- All positions have medical qualification requirements
- You must be 18 years of age or older prior to appointment.
- These positions have no promotion potential.