Seasonal Defensible Space Specialist

Seasonal Defensible Space Specialist

Joyce Engler
10049 Donner Pass Road
(530) 582-7850
About Joyce Engler

The Truckee Fire Protection District is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Seasonal Defensible Space Specialist. This position will serve on the Wildfire Prevention Division with a primary goal of conducting community outreach & education through defensible space inspections, and offering support through community wildfire prevention fund programs like green waste pick-up, home hardening rebates, and other assistance programs. This position reports daily to Station 91 in Downtown Truckee, and works primarily in the field conducting exterior defensible space inspections of Truckee & Donner Summit Communities. The eligibility list established from this recruitment will be used to fill current and future vacancies. *Multiple openings are available.

The position appointment period is May 1 – October 27, 2023. Compensation is $22.66-$28.92 per hour depending on experience, education, and qualifications. The position will be open until filled.  Oral Interviews are tentatively scheduled for the week of March 6, 2023.

Interested candidates should fill out the online employment application available on our website:

APPLY NOW and join our Wildfire Prevention Team!

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