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    Summary

    This position is with the National Park Service, organizationally located in  the Washington Support Office (WASO), Fire Management  Program Center (FPMC), Division of Fire and Aviation, Branch of Wildland Fire, physically located at the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC), in Boise, Idaho.  Information about the Boise area can be found at www.boisechamber.org

    This announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.

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    Responsibilities

    • Serves as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for wildland fire in the NPS risk management program to prevent accidents, loss of life, including by suicide, and personal health degradation.  Represents the NPS within the interagency wildland fire safety community serving on various committees and providing support to leadership bodies such as the Fire Management Leadership Board (FMLB), and National Multi-Agency Coordinating (NMAC) Group.
    • Responsible for policy formulation and implementation to include agency policy and interagency standards.  Interprets policy and provides guidance on implementation to national, regional, and park programs.  Coordinates with NPS Office of Risk Management on revision, maintenance, and instruction of serious accident investigation policies and procedures.
    • Serve as the Division of Fire and Aviation Management (DFAM) Collateral Duty Safety Coordinator, develop and implement a DFAM safety, health, and wellness program, periodically act as Operations Program Leader and Branch of Wildland Fire (BOWF) duty officer, and may respond to wildland fire and all hazard incidents as qualified.
    • Responsible for the administrative supervision of two positions.  Develops performance standards; gives advice or instruction to subordinates on work and administrative matters; and identifies developmental and training needs of employees, providing or arranging for needed development or training, all in coordination with the Department of the Interior (DOI) Medical Standards Program (MSP) Manager.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel is required. Frequent travel throughout the United States for meetings, training, program reviews, accident investigations, and incident management operations field visits are required.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    13 - If selected at the lower grade, promotion to the next grade level will be processed without further competition dependent upon administrative approval and the continuing need for an actual assignment and performance of higher-level duties.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/546940000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.