Prescribed Fire and Fuels Specialist - Training

The Prescribed Fire and Fuels Specialist - Training position will support the 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 project implementation, leadership roles on prescribed fires and wildfires, collaborative burn coordination, and young adult mentorship. 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.  

The successful candidate will have strong experience in conducting wildland fire trainings, with a particular focus on saw training, extensive prescribed fire and wildland fire experience, strong communication skills, the ability to embrace adversity and uncertainty, and a clear commitment to working with diverse populations. They will:

  • Maintain and implement all aspects of the Fire Management training program.
  • Administer IQS, Module IDPs, and maintain partner training calendar and partner red carding
  • Assist on Module detailer program.
  • Implement partner training program, including coordinating S-212 and S-130/190 trainings.
  • And more.

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

Employer: Forest Stewards Guild
Location: Loveland, Colorado