Fire Adapted Communities Coordinator

Pacific Northwest
Posted 1 week ago

Employer: City of Ashland

Location: Ashland, Oregon

Application deadline: June 24, 2019 at noon

Full position description and application instructions

Work with citizens, State, Federal, and local stakeholders to implement wildfire mitigation and safety programs under the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy and Fire Adapted Communities program of work. Program examples are Firewise USA and Ready, Set, Go! and Ashland’s Smokewise program.

  • Work with individual property owners to assess wildfire hazard risks, providing wildfire mitigation and evacuation planning.
  • Implement existing programs, adapting them as work and policy changes dictate, and new programs as needed.
  • Coordinate similar work with local and regional partners to assist in the implementation of the Jackson County Integrated Fire Plan.
  • And more!

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