Want to be a Wildland Firefighter – Sign Up in November
The Northern Region of the U.S. Forest Service will start their "Fire Hire" process to fill firefighting positions November 1st through the 15th.
Jeannette Dreadfulwater of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest said positions include dispatch, engine crews, fuels management, hand crews, helitack, interagency hotshot crews and prevention.
To apply, go to the www.USAJobs.gov website.
A majority of the region's permanent workforce in fire management start with the Fire Hire program.
To get more information about the postions, apprenticeship positions and eligibilty requirements, check the U.S. Forest Service website.