Hiring Wildland Firefighter Apprentices - Fall 2018

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The U.S. Forest Service is hiring for Wildland Firefighting Apprenticeship Program and offering a webinar Tips for Job Seekers. Get your questions answered by Forest Service personnel. The apprenticeship program will develop the knowledge and basic skills necessary to work as a wildland firefighter. Apprentices will complete 3,000 hours of on-the-job training and a residential firefighting academy at the Wildland Fire Training Center in McClellan, California.

Apprentices will be paid and all costs of training will be covered by the Forest Service. Upon successful completion of the program, apprentices will be in permanent firefighter positions.

Helpful Information to Join the Webinar: Test your computer, Connect your computer or mobile device to the Adobe Connect web meeting; Keep “Enter as a Guest” selected; Type your name into the “name” box; Click “Enter Room”; Dial in to the teleconference for audio or listen through your computer or mobile device. Webinar Link: Tips for Job Seekers: Wildland Firefighter Apprenticeship Call-in number: 1-888-844-9904 Access Code: 8545585# 

For more information: https://www.nafri.gov/wfap/index.php