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    The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is looking for temporary employees to work as a Supervisor on an Engine Crew. For more information on Crew Types, click here.

    Positions at the GS-07 level have been identified as one of the key fire management positions under the Interagency Fire Program Management (IFPM) Standard. These positions have been categorized as an Engine Module Supervisor (EMLS), and require selectee to meet 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.

    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:

    01/09/2018
    Boise District (Boise/Star/Bruneau/Hammette, ID)
    Twin Falls District (Shoshone/Burley/Twin Falls, ID)
    Elko, NV
    Carson City District (Doyle, CA/Reno/Stead/Minden/Fernley, NV)
    Winnemucca District (Winnemucca/Lovelock/McDermitt, NV)

    01/30/2018
    Idaho Falls/Pocatello/Salmon, ID

    For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select the state you are interested in.

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    Responsibilities

    A Supervisory Wildland Firefighter (GS-07, Supervisory Range/Forestry Technician) serves as a Supervisory wildland firefighter on an Engine crew. Directs the operation of a wildland fire engine, ensuring the correct positioning, proper use and operation. Personally performs and directs other in starting pump engine, priming pump, adjusting engine speed and pump valves, laying hose, and using appropriate nozzles and nozzle adjustments in effective use of water and additives. Responsible for maintenance of specialized equipment. Operates a variety of motor vehicles.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    07

    Who May Apply

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    Applications will be accepted from all qualified U.S. Citizens.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/485238000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.