Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities Coordinator

Southwest
Posted 3 weeks ago

Employer: Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities, Nevada Division of Forestry

Location: Carson City, Nevada

Application deadline: not listed

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Summary:

The Executive Coordinator is responsible for providing the leadership and oversight necessary to:

  • Create a sustainable organization consisting of an effective statewide network of local fire adapted communities fully prepared for the occurrence of wildfire.
  • Support the development of community wildfire protection planning efforts to better prepare communities, counties and agencies for wildfire.
  • Promote fuels reduction and mitigation projects in wildland urban interface communities to reduce risk and mitigate potential loss.

The Executive Coordinator provides programmatic development, establishment and operations following the recommendations of the appointed and elected Advisory Board, with the supervisory, legal, logistical, and fiscal oversight from the Nevada Division of Forestry. Guidance and mentorship to contractors, community leaders, and cooperators will be an operational duty of the position, which will
be delegated to future subordinates within the program when it grows beyond the current stage and has Regional Community Coordinators.

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