Fire Management Specialist, part time

An employee in this title performs key roles in leading, undertaking and supporting ecological management activities involving prescribed fire in the Central Pine Barrens including various program elements that foster biological diversity, natural resource conservation, ecosystem protection and restoration, wildfire risk reduction, and the development and management of scientific research and ecological stewardship. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Assists with, supports and may undertake and lead the development of a prescribed fire management program and drafts prescribed and wildland fire management plans for ecological and vegetative fuel management, in collaboration with other agencies and stakeholders. 
  • Provides leadership, coordination, and direction in the application of standards, methods, and guidelines for all fire management program elements.  Ensures safety and welfare of all participating personnel, the public, and property in all aspects of project implementation. 
  • Serves as a member of an interdisciplinary team in planning, developing, and implementing land management plans, compliance documents, and agreements. 
  • And more!

Full job description and application instructions
No application deadline listed. Posted January 17, 2019
Employer: Suffolk County Water Authority
Location: Westhampton Beach, NY