The Veterans Fire Corps program provides training and on-the-job experience for post 9-11 era veterans interested in entering into careers and gaining experience in natural resource management and wildland fire. This variation of our Field Crew program follows a similar schedule with crews working a "hitch" schedule of 8 days on and 6 days off. Tent or occasional bunkhouse camping is provided during the 8 project days. Housing is not provided on days off. Applicants must have military veteran status. This position offers training and on-the-job experience for post 9-11 era veterans interested in entering into careers and gaining experience in natural resource management, fuels mitigation and wildland firefighting.
Age Requirements: Applicants must fall between the ages of 21-37
Start dates: Various
Program length: Various
Open until filled; Applications accepted on a rolling basis
|Title:||Location:||Description:||Start Date:||End Date:||Apply:|
|Veterans Fire Corps Vegetation Monitoring Crew Leader||Tucson, AZ||Lead a crew of recent era military veterans and work on vegetation monitoring projects throughout the state.||01/15/2018||04/27/2018||APPLY NOW!|
|Veterans Fire Corps Vegetation Monitoring Corpsmember||Tucson, AZ||Join a crew of recent era military veterans and work on vegetation monitoring projects and receive on the job training throughout the state.||01/29/2018||04/27/2018||APPLY NOW!|
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