Job Overview

Summary

BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the team! The BLM manages more land – approximately 253 million acres - than any other Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The Bureau, with a budget of about $1 billion, also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estates throughout the nation. The BLM's multiple-use mission is to sustain the health and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.  For additional information about the BLM, please visit Our website. This position is located in Wells, NV. Information about the area can be found at the Wells Chamber of Commerce website. Travel and relocation expenses will be paid consistent with the Federal Travel Regulations and Departmental policy.  The use of a relocation service company and home marketing incentive will not be offered.  To view FAQ regarding PCS click Here.

Duties

The primary purpose  of this position is to provide operational oversight and planning of wildland fire suppression activities, and specialized expertise in assigned zone/area. This position is also responsible for preparedness, prevention, prescribed burning, monitoring, hazardous fuel reduction, and facilities within assigned zone/area and assists in writing and executing wildland fire management plans, prescribed burn plans, and preparedness plans.