Fire Hire

Do you want to be a Fire Fighter?

The Forest Service is looking for experienced and entry level Fire Fighters. Permanent positions include dispatch, engine crews, fuels management, hand crews, helitack, interagency hotshot crews, and prevention.

Get Your Foot in the Door

Positions start at the GS-0462-03 level and go through the GS 09 level. This is an opportunity to get your foot in the door, and work with us as a part of our Wildland Fire Fighting Community!

Apply Today

Review the Outreach and apply through  www.USAJobs.gov.



Key Contacts

Fire Hire

Jake Nuttall
Regional Work Force Planning and Training Specialist
USDA Forest Service, Region 3
333 Broadway Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Office: (505)842-3281
Fax: (505)842-3806
jnuttall@fs.fed.us

Southwest Engine Academy

Jim Burton
SWEA Coordinator
jburton@fs.fed.us

Women in Wildland Fire

Francesca Chavez
USDA Forest Service
Forest Service Circle
Quemado, NM 87829
505-306-5181
fechavez@fs.fed.us

Joe Scholz
USDA Forest Service
11776 Hwy 337
Tijeras, NM  87059
505-270-5525
jlscholz@fs.fed.us

Cory Ball
USDA Forest Service
8738 Ranger Rd
Happy Jack, AZ  86024
928-477-5024
cjball@fs.fed.us