JOB OPENING FOR AN
Community Wildfire Specialist
Washington County Emergency Services Department
FULL TIME / WITH BENEFITS
$15.78 PER HOUR
Performs a variety of duties as needed to plan, organize, and coordinate emergency preparedness and wildfire prevention within the unincorporated areas of Washington County.
Assists in the development of Community Wildfire Councils in the unincorporated areas of Washington County.
Assists Community Wildfire Councils in risk assessment, mitigation, and fire prevention education.
Gathers, updates, and provides facts, data, maps, and other relevant information to aid in the development of Community Wildfire Protection Plans.
Coordinates fire prevention and wildfire planning efforts with the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands area staff.
Must be NIMS trained as a first responder; able to obtain a NWCG or Utah State Fire and Rescue Academy Wildland Firefighter Certification within 6 months of hire; and have or obtain a minimum of either AHA, or Red Cross CPR/AED Certification and First aid certification within 6 months of hire.
A complete job description and application can be found on our website.
All applications must be submitted online by
October 22, 2018.
Washington County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.