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

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    • 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


    Promotion Potential


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.