Wednesday , April 17 2024

Fire Department Jobs – Forest Ranger

Website FireRescue1

Job Description:

Forest Rangers perform technical field work in an assigned district relating to forest law enforcement to include forestry, open burning, timber tax, and wetlands regulations; and promotes forest protection through organizing and participating in wildfire suppression activities throughout the state as necessary.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Enforces all state forest protection statutes and the rules promulgated under the authority contained in same, by vigilant patrol of an assigned district to locate, investigate, apprehend, and prosecute violators of laws and rules pertaining to forestry, open burning, timber tax, and wetlands protection.
  • Mediates conflict between various forest users, fire personnel, the public, and landowners.
  • Promotes forest protection by providing information about the mission, goals, and objectives of the Division, and by planning and presenting programs related to woodland fire prevention.
  • Develops, plans and conducts forest law enforcement programs for Forest Fire Wardens, Deputy Wardens, Special Deputy Wardens, municipal fire fighters, municipal officials, timber industry personnel and the public in order to enhance agency effectiveness and achieve voluntary compliance.

Job Requirements:

  • A medical examination shall be required after a conditional offer of employment has been made and prior to appointment.
  • Candidates for initial appointment as a NH Forest Ranger must be able to pass a specified strength and agility test designed to measure ability to perform physically demanding tasks encountered in job performance.
  • Candidates must be willing to accept employment anywhere in the state.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Associate’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institute of higher education. Each additional year of approved formal education may be substituted for one year of required work experience.
  • Two years of experience in forestry, fire science, criminal justice, full time active military duty with honorable discharge, or any combination thereof.

Job Details:

Company: FireRescue1

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: West Palm Beach, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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