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    Summary

    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    This position is located in Boise, Idaho. Information about the surrounding area may be found here.

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    Responsibilities

    • Provides professional knowledge in leadership, coordination, and direction, for the administration of the fire suppression; detection and prevention programs; dispatching and other communication services.
    • Develops alternative fire suppression strategies by taking into consideration total values at risk and selects the best alternative.
    • Responsible for providing short and long-range fire management planning, program direction and coordination, and evaluation of the fire management program on the unit.
    • Plans include short-range issues and long-range strategies, including Land/Resource Management Plan, Fire Management Plan, National Fire Plan Analysis (FPA-PM), and wilderness fire management.
    • Provides leadership for human resource management, including oversight of a complex fire and aviation management training program resource management objectives.
    • Develops and updates interagency operating agreements with local, state, and other federal cooperators. Responsible for aviation program management oversight.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Frequent travel may be required during times of peak fire activity.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/588436600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.