Fire Logistics Dispatcher

This position is closed. 4/30/2014 12:00:00 AM

JOB TITLE:

Fire Logistics Dispatcher

DEPARTMENT:

Department Of The Interior

AGENCY:

National Park Service

ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER:

NPS-FIRE-2014-036

SALARY RANGE:

$13.41 to $15.00 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:

Monday, November 25, 2013 to Wednesday, April 30, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

GS-2151-04/05

POSITION INFORMATION:

These are full-time excepted service temporary seasonal positions; Not to Exceed 6 months. - The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position.

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

05

DUTY LOCATIONS:

few vacancies in the following location:
Three Rivers, CA

WHO MAY APPLY:

Applications will be accepted from all qualified United States citizens.

JOB SUMMARY:

The National Park Service is looking for temporary employees to work as Fire Logistics Dispatchers in Three Rivers, CA, (Sequoia and Kings Canyon NP).

First Consideration Date:  The following location will begin to consider applicants prior to the closing date of the announcement. You must apply on or before the date indicated below to receive first consideration for the location you are interested in.  Thereafter, applications may be considered as needed; during the open period of the announcement:

02/04/2014
Three Rivers, CA  (Sequoia and Kings Canyon NP)

For information on the National Park Service's (NPS) fire program, please visit their website at: National Park Service (NPS) - Includes positions at National Parks (NP) and National Monuments (NM).

For contacts and information regarding housing availability visit Fire Contacts on the DOI Fire Jobs website and select California.

KEY REQUIREMENTS


  • You must be a U.S. Citizen
  • You must be 18 years of age or older prior to appointment.
  • These positions have no promotion potential.
Agency:

Department Of The Interior

Occupation:

Dispatching


DUTIES:

A Fire Logistics Dispatcher (GS-04) provides a wide range of fire dispatch support functions, such as: receives fire location information and notifies supervisor, Processes resource orders, informs supervisor of logistical support activities, inputs data into a number of fire-related computer applications, and records and maintains communication logs.

A Fire Logistics Dispatcher (GS-05) serves as a dispatcher, receiving, filling, and tracking resource order requests for fire and other emergency incidents. Collects, processes, collates and submits incident information to support intelligence activities. Inputs data into a number of fire-related computer applications. Organizes and reviews completed records of all orders placed. Processes and interprets weather information.

A Fire Logistics Dispatcher ( GS 04 ) provides a wide range of fire dispatch support functions , such as : receives fire location information and notifies supervisor , Processes resource orders , informs supervisor of logistical support activities , inputs data into a number of fire related computer applications , and records and maintains communication logs .
A Fire Logistics Dispatcher ( GS 05 ) serves as a dispatcher , receiving , filling , and tracking resource order requests for fire and other emergency incidents .
Collects , processes , collates and submits incident information to support intelligence activities .
Inputs data into a number of fire related computer applications .
Organizes and reviews completed records of all orders placed .
Processes and interprets weather information .