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Supervisory Wildland Firefighter (Supervisory Forestry Technician)

Company: Chloeta
Location: albuquerque
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job DetailsLevelExperiencedJob LocationNew Mexico (Statewide) - Albuquerque, NMPosition TypeTemporary Education LevelHigh SchoolTravel PercentageUp to 100% or as business needs requireJob ShiftAllJob CategoryEmergency ResponseChloeta is a dynamic and growing business that solves problems internationally for our clients. Wildland Fire Captain (Engine)Chloeta is recruiting to fill multiple Call When Needed (CWN) Engine Captain positions. DutiesSupervises operations of a Chloeta Type 6 or Type 7 engine module throughout the field season, responding to wildland fires and all risk incidents. Serves as Initial Attack Incident Commander. Provides for crew safety and welfare during tactical operations in compliance with all applicable tactical operations. Directs a crew in project work in support of ecosystem management and fuels management projects. Develops and implements training programs (mandatory, formal, and informal) in compliance with policy and regulations. Manages property, procurement, maintenance, and inventory of equipment and fleet equipment. Provides technical and administrative supervision to an engine. Plans and assigns work. Develops performance standards. Gives advice, counsel, or instruction.Key RequirementsU.S. Citizenship is required.Direct Deposit Required.Background Investigation Required.Valid Driver's LicenseClean Driving Record for 36 monthsAbility to pass DOT driver physical Target Requirements:Prior USDA Forest Service or US Department of Interior employment experience Incident Commander, Type 4 (ICT4) Single Resource Boss, Engines (ENGB)Strike Team Leader, Engines (STEN) Preference given to prior employment experience as smokejumper, hotshot or helirappellerPhysical DemandsThe work requires arduous physical exertion, such as regular and recurring running, walking, or bending; walking or climbing over rocky areas, or other uneven surfaces, through dense vegetation, and in mountainous terrain. Physical exertion includes carrying 30-50 pounds of gear while operating power saws or hand tools for long durations. The duties of this position require that the incumbent meet the arduous level of physical fitness as measured by the current physical fitness testing standards.Work EnvironmentThe work is performed in a range/forest environment in steep terrain, where surfaces may be extremely uneven, rocky, covered with thick, tangled vegetation, etc. Temperatures are frequently extreme, both from the weather or from fire. Smoke and dust conditions are frequently severe. The hazardous nature of the work requires that protective clothing (boots, gloves, rubber and leather), hard hats, face masks, Nomex pants and shirts, etc., be worn.Compensation and Work ScheduleCompensation is commensurate with experience, education and capability Security Clearance Not required Travel Required75% or GreaterTravel is required to wildland firesRelocation Authorized NoBenefits All training paid 401(k) retirement investment Career advancement opportunities Health insuranceChloeta provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Keywords: Chloeta, Albuquerque , Supervisory Wildland Firefighter (Supervisory Forestry Technician), Other , albuquerque, New Mexico

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