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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. 

    This position may be filled in Boise, ID or in Tucson, AZ.

    Information about the Boise area can be found at www.boisechamber.org

    Information about the Tucson area can be found at https://www.tucsonaz.gov

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    Responsibilities

    The primary purpose of this position is to provide senior level professional wildland fire management expertise to, and management of, the Wildland Fire Lessons Learned Center (LLC) program functions.  This entails providing strategic and operational direction, fire management advice, and leadership for the LLC as well as developing, requesting, and managing the LLC budget.  All activities are conducted in an interagency environment.  The incumbent provides direction and maintains effective processes for gathering, verifying, and analyzing observations and information from a variety of sources to produce accurate knowledge products containing lessons learned and effective practices.  The LLC Manager provides technical oversight to interagency employees and the full range of supervisory responsibilities to other NPS staff at the LLC.  The incumbent oversees the management of contracts in cooperation with federal land management agency contracting officers.  The LLC Center Manager participates in workshops, seminars, conferences, fire meetings, and other venues to transfer applicable lessons and effective practices.  The incumbent may participate in wildland fire and all hazard response activities based on qualifications and availability.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel is required to attend trainings, conferences, workshops, and field visits.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/553704800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.