Job Overview


The BLM manages more land – 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.

This position works as a Fuel Distribution System Worker for the Alaska Fire Service.

For additional information about the BLM please visit BLM.

These positions are located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Information about locations within Alaska can be found at: Alaska.


As a Fuel Distribution System Worker, you will:

    • Establish and maintain temporary and permanent fuel systems.
    • Service, maintain, and repair all fueling equipment.
    • Install and remove underground storage tanks.
    • Conduct training in all phases of aviation fuel handling.
    • Drive fuel trucks up to 5,000 gallon capacity as well as forklifts and vehicles up to ten tons to transport fuel and related equipment.
    For more information on the duties of this position contact the supervisor, Robert Wishart at (907) 356-5564

Travel Required

  • 50% or Greater
  • This position requires frequent travel by scheduled or chartered aircraft or ground vehicles to various destinations in the western U.S. Each incident assignment may last up to 14 days.

Relocation Authorized

  • No