Regional Fire Training and Workforce Development Program Specialist

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Department Of Agriculture
A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation''s most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.
It''s an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.
This position is located on the Northern Region, Region 1, as part of the Fire, Aviation & Air Staff, Fire Suppression Training Unit in Missoula, Montana. This position is established at a Forest Service Regional Office to serve as a program specialist and technical advisor to the Regional Fire Director or Deputy Regional Fire Director for Fire and Aviation Management. The incumbent will be responsible for oversight and management of the training center. The Northern Rockies Training Center is responsible for interagency wildland fire and prescribed fire training, providing training in all incident management and response as well as leadership courses. Primarily the NRTC focuses on 300 & 400 level courses as well as some select 200 level and National level courses. The center hosts a variety of additional training courses and workshops. The Fire Training Specialist is responsible for the development, coordination and delivery of courses at the NRTC.
For additional information about the duties of the position, please contact Greg Morris at or e-mail at .us.
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion Announcement Number 14-FIRE-019962G-MAS. Current or former Federal employees may apply to both announcements, but should be sure to apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement in order to avoid losing consideration since different referral criteria apply to each type of announcement. Disabled veterans, candidates with 3 or more years of active duty military service, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities may apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement if they meet the criteria outlined in the announcement and submit supporting documentation.
The USDA Forest Service has legislative authority to recruit and fill Permanent (Career/Career-Conditional), Temporary, and Term Appointments under the USDA Demonstration Project. Under this authority, any U.S. citizen may apply.
Job Title: Regional Fire Training and Workforce Development Program Specialist
Department: Department Of Agriculture
Agency: Forest Service
Job Announcement Number: 14-FIRE-019962DP-MAS
SALARY RANGE: $69,497.00 to $69,497.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, April 28, 2014 to Monday, May 19, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0301-12
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy - Missoula, MT
WHO MAY APPLY: US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.

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