Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park has permanent and full time position available for a Forestry Technician. The position is with the Wildland Fire and Aviation Division at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in Hawai’i. The deadline to apply is October 14, 2020. Apply at USAjobs.gov.
Serves as a senior wildland firefighter on a wildland engine, handcrew or prescribed fire crew. Performs the duties of a fully qualified chain saw operator and chainsaw repair technician. Performs all aspects of wildland and prescribed fire operations including preparation, ignition, monitoring, holding, and mop-up. Collects fire weather data, fuel and/or soil moisture samples, maps projects, and maintains records. May on occasion serve as driver for a crew carrier or a Type 6 engine.
Accepting applications from: 1) Current & former Federal employees with status, or reinstatement eligible; 2)Current or former time-limited employees of a land management agency eligible for permanent positions under the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act; 3)CTAP & ICTAP eligible and 4)Veterans eligible under the VRA authority, or who are 30% or more disabled.