Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is looking for temporary employees to work as Fuels Module Leaders in Idaho. For more information on Crew Types, click 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(s) you are interested in. Thereafter, applications may be considered as needed by location, during the open period of the announcement:

01/24/2017
Boise, ID
Twin Falls District (Shoshone/Burley/Twin Falls, ID)

For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select Idaho.

Duties

A Fuels Module Leader (GS-07, Supervisory Range/Forestry Technician) provides technical and administrative supervision to a Prescribed Fire/Fuels Support Module (PFM) crew. Plans work to be accomplished by the module. Prepares and trains crew in preparation of burn plans for wildland and prescribed fires, including field survey work in mapping and assessing fuels and vegetation. Provides instructions to crew, assists in work accomplishments and provides or identifies training needed.