• Fire Management Officer

    Company: United States Department of Agriculture

    Location: Heflin, AL

    Date Posted: September 24, 2013

    A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.It's an awesome responsibility but the rewards are as limitless as the views.This position serves as the District/Zone Fire Management Officer (DZFMO) on a High Complexity unit. Coordinates and directs fire prevention, detection, and suppression operations. Develops fire control plans and documents, including presuppression, prevention, detection, and suppression tactics and strategies.These are permanent positions with varying tours of duty and may include weekend work. Some...

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