Accepting Applications for Women in Wildland Fire Boot Camp

Release Date: Jan 29, 2013  


Accepting Applications for Women in Wildland Fire Boot Camp

The United States Forest Service, Southwest Region, is seeking a small group of career-focused women to be on-call Wildland Fire Fighters for the 2013 fire season. These on-call positions will provide support to Wildland fire operations over the summer when needed and can help pave the way for future employment and career advancement inside of the Forest Service.  If you are selected for this opportunity, your first assignment will be a Women in Fire Boot Camp. The Boot Camp will provide comprehensive, formal physical Wildland Fire Training and orientation.  Upon successfully completing this training each person will receive a Wildland Fire Fighter certification and protective gear.

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