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    Summary

    This position is located in Grand Canyon National Park in the Intermountain Region.

    Occupancy of government quarters is required. For more information about government quarters and a relocation incentive being offered, please click the 'Learn more about this agency' box below.

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    Responsibilities

    This position serves as a Fire Management Officer for a park or group of parks with a complex fire management program. The incumbent provides overall leadership, coordination, and direction for wildland fire management, aviation management, and prescribed fire. The incumbent serves as a recognized leader in the fire management and fire science profession and plans for and manages an intense and comprehensive program that performs the full range of fire management activities. Routinely manages simultaneous operations on large, complex wildfire suppression incidents, long-term monitoring of unplanned ignitions, and one or more large, complex prescribed burning projects. These operations require complicated planning and interagency coordination, and routine mobilization of external resources.

    Much of the work is sedentary in nature and performed at a desk. The incumbent is required to walk over rough and rocky terrain in any type of weather to direct operations on prescribed fires and wildland fires.

    Travel Required

    75% or less - You may be expected to travel more than 14 days per month

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/533822200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.