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    Summary

    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.  For additional information about the BLM, please visit our website.

    This position is located in Fairbanks, Alaska.  Information about Fairbanks can be found at https://www.fairbanksalaska.us/.

    We expect to fill one vacancy at this time; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.

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    Responsibilities

    -Provides professional expertise in the development, implementation and evaluation of individual fuels treatments.
    -Responsible for smoke management program, perform fiscal analysis (budget), coordinate with internal and external partners, collect information through field surveys, modeling, and conducting field studies related to the fuels management program. 
    -Serves as a member of an interdisciplinary team planning, developing and implementing land management. 
    -Provides assistance to other program managers in development, review and modify fire management plans working closely with other resource specialists to integrate vegetation management project designs in fuels program direction. 
    -Implements and administers prescribed fire activities, wildland fire use, and fuels management activities to ensure targets are achieved and objectives are met. 
    -Serves as a Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) on fuels management contracts and will be responsible for the preparation of contract specifications and performance measures.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel is required to attend trainings, conferences, workshops, and field visits.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11 - If filled at a lower grade level, subsequent promotion to the next grade level will be processed without further competition dependent upon administrative approval and the continuing need 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/551542700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.