Boise Wildland Firefighter Academy




How to Apply

Interested candidates must submit the Outreach Notice Form and a Resume to the following email address no later than May 6, 2020 to:

We are only accepting applicants from Idaho, Nevada, Utah, and western Wyoming.

The Outreach Notice Form

Also Include Your Resume


About the Positions

Title:  Wildland Firefighter

AD Pay Rate: AD-C- $18.96 per hour

Duty Location:  Boise, Idaho

Tour of Duty:  May-Oct

Housing: No government quarters are available.

Academy Dates:  May- October 2020


The primary purpose of this position is to gain experience in the fire environment on a type 2 IA handcrew / type 4 engine to apply competitively to future jobs within the Federal/ State/ Private sectors of the fire service.

Working directly in wildfire suppression, preparedness and prevention. Other Forest Management projects could be possible, as well as performing other duties as assigned based on forest priorities.


Contact Information:

Mike Towers, Fire Management Officer

Boise Wildland Firefighter Academy

(541) 848-8431