Prescribed Fire and Fuels Technician - Logistics

The Prescribed Fire and Fuels Technician - Logistics position will support the Forest Stewards Guild’s Fire Management program and be a member of the Gravitas Peak Wildland Fire Module. The position has both field and office responsibilities, including but not limited to supporting logistical needs for both the organization and implementation projects, engaging in prescribed fire operations and wildfire suppression, and fulfilling roles on a prescribed fire management team. Candidates should have a passion for increasing the pace and scale of prescribed fire, increasing diversity and inclusion in the fire practitioner community, and mentoring fire practitioners from underserved and underrepresented communities.  

Position Description

The successful candidate will have strong prescribed fire and wildland fire experience, planning document generation experience, strong organization skills, the ability to embrace adversity and uncertainty, and a clear commitment to working with diverse populations. Extended suppression fire assignments will be supported. They will:

  • Maintain Module apparatus, PPE, tools, and equipment.
  • Serve as chainsaw manager and fuels treatment field manager
  • Be responsible for 14-day self-sufficient assets and food program
  • Ensure overall Module fire readiness
  • And more.

Full position description and application instructions
Application deadline: March 16, 2019

Employer: Forest Stewards Guild
Location: Loveland, Colorado