The purpose of this position is wildland fire suppression, management, and control as a skilled firefighter. Other duties involve fire prevention, patrol, detection, and/or prescribed burning. The incumbent will be involved with the maintenance and repair of firefighting tools, equipment, and facilities, and will receive firefighter training.
The duty station is Wellston, MI. Additional vacancies are possible in Mio, Cadillac, or Sault Ste Marie, MI.
These positions are seasonal employment. Seasons will be either approximately Feb. - Nov. or April - Sept.
Following are the major, though not all inclusive, duties of this position:
75% or less - Incumbent is expected to be available for in and out-of-state fire assignments as needed during fire season.