Job: Fire Training Specialist - Tall Timbers/National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center - Tallahassee, FL


The National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center (NIPFTC) offers unique programs that blend prescribed burning experience with a flexible curriculum covering foundational topics for prescribed fire practitioners and fire and fuels managers. Emphasis is placed on field experience, providing maximum opportunities for a multitude of organizations and agencies (including international participants, non-governmental organizations, and federal, state, local, and tribal government agencies) to build skills and knowledge of prescribed fire.

This is a full-time salaried position with Tall Timbers with primary day to day activities overseen by the Director of the NIPFTC. Specifically, this is a liaison position that professionally represents Tall Timbers and helps to implement the NIPFTC’s activities. Candidate will be a team player with both organizations. The purpose of this position is to develop and assist with the implementation of NIPFTC training curriculum by ensuring compliance with agency training polices.

Application Timeline: Open until filled
Preferred Start Date: September 2023

Contact Name John McGuire
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Post Date

Sep 6, 2023


Aug 11, 2023


Type: Job