About the Agency
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is looking for temporary employees to work as a Fire Support (Range Aid/Technician) in Idaho.
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(s) you are interested in. Thereafter, applications may be considered as needed by location, during the open period of the announcement:
Idaho Falls, ID
For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select Idaho.
A Fire Support (GS-03, Range Aid), performs repetitive and simple dispatch duties such as ensuring all pertinent data is provided by the caller. Dispatches equipment or supplies in accordance with established procedures. Prepares and edits fire time reports. Collects documentation concerning fire injuries. Checks information for completeness; resolves any discrepancies. Prepares and edits fire time reports following fire timekeeping regulations.
A Fire Support (GS-04, Range Technician), performs basic dispatch duties such as ensuring all pertinent data is provided by the caller. Prepares and edits fire time reports; keeping track of hours of work for fire crews. Collects documentation concerning fire injuries; checking for any issues. Assists the supervisor in tracking budgetary items.
A Fire Support (GS-05, Range Technician), oversees the timekeeper who enters fire time reports following fire. Answers inquiries from supervisors and employees regarding timekeeping regulations. Collects documentation concerning fire injuries; ensuring completenees, and proper forms are used. Completes daily, weekly, monthly, and year-end required records, reports and summaries using established procedures. Processes and tracks travel for the fire organization.