Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: Bureau of Land Management
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is looking for temporary employees to work as a Lead Wildland Firefighter on a variety of crews. Work may include working on any of the following types of crews: Helitack (helicopter); Engine; Prescribed.
For more information on Crew Types, click here.
Positions at the GS-06 level have been identified as one of the key fire management positions under the Interagency Fire Program Management (IFPM) Standard. These positions have been categoriezed 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: The following locations will begin to consider applicants prior to the closing date of the announcement. You must apply on or before the date indicated below to receive first consideration for the location you are interested in. Thereafter, applications may be considered as needed by location; during the open period of the announcement:
Cedar City, UT
St. George, UT
Salt Lake City, UT
For information on the The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) fire program, please visit their website
For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select Utah.
- 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.