Tahoe NF Fire Employment - Spotlight

Now Hiring - Fire


USFS-Tahoe National Forest is hiring for TEMPORARY FIRE and NON-FIRE positions for the 2021 field season. The anticipated start date for these positions is April, May and/or June 2021.

The Tahoe National Forest, FIRE AND AVIATION MANAGEMENT is looking to hire enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals for TEMPORARY positions as Wildland Firefighters on Engines, Handcrews/Hotshots, Helicopter Helitack Crews, Fuels, Lookout and Dispatch positions which respond to local and national fire and all-hazard incidents. Duty locations for TNF positions include Truckee, Sierraville, Soda Springs, White Cloud, Nevada City, Downieville, Camptonville, Foresthill, Loyalton and Grass Valley.

Vacancy announcements for these fire positions, which can be found by searching Forest Service ‘forestry technician’ and ‘forestry aid’, on www.USAJobs.gov open on October 30, 2020 and close on November 9, 2020. For all job announcements, pay close attention to duty locations, job duties/responsibilities, and specific closing date. Ensure application is complete and thorough with all required documents. Applications MUST be submitted on USAjobs.gov by 8:59 pm PST on the closing date to be considered.

Pro Tip- Contact fire personnel at duty station you are interested in and don’t wait until the last day to submit application on USAjobs.gov. Fire Applications for these TNF Temporary positions will only be accepted from Oct. 30-Nov. 9, 2020.

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