Careers

 

DFPC Firefighter II or I -La Junta New

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control is currently seeking applicants for a Firefighter II or I position. The Lead Firefighter works on a firefighting resource (that can be configured as an engine, helicopter, squad, module or hand crew) to provide a range of firefighting and related services. The primary purpose of this position position will be to assist with training programs, qualification and dispatching systems, and other preparedness activities. The position will, also, provide all-hazard incident response and assist with other WFMS or DFPC programs, as assigned.

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DFPC Battalion Chief (Battalion 21-NW District)

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control is currently seeking applicants for the NW Disctrict Battalion Chief. The Battalion Chief is a state authority for fire within their region/sub district, supervises assigned DFPC staff (Helicopter Managers, Engine Captains, and Crew Supervisors, etc.), serves as secondary supervisor for State fire suppression resources, including, but not limited to Lead Firefighter, and Firefighters, provides oversight to fire preparedness and prevention programs within their assigned region and completes other duties as assigned. 

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DFPC Battalion Chief (Battalion 13-NE District)

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control is currently seeking applicants for the NE Disctrict Battalion Chief. The Battalion Chief is a state authority for fire within their region/sub district, supervises assigned DFPC staff (Helicopter Managers, Engine Captains, and Crew Supervisors, etc.), serves as secondary supervisor for State fire suppression resources, including, but not limited to Lead Firefighter, and Firefighters, provides oversight to fire preparedness and prevention programs within their assigned region and completes other duties as assigned.

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 Wildland Fire Engine Member- Berthoud, CO (Temporary Aide)- NEW

DFPC is seeking applicants for an All-Hazards Engine
Crew Member (Temporary Aide) position in Berthoud, CO for the 2019 wildfire season. The engine provides response support to local agencies in both wildland and all risk emergencies which may include: structural fires, vehicle accidents, medical emergencies, and other events as needed. Temporary Aide Firefighters operate as part of a team who’s main purpose is to reduce the threat of wildland fire within Colorado through mitigation and suppression activities during the normal fire season period. 

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Engine Crewmember- Alamosa, CO (Temporary Aide) Position

DFPC is seeking applicants for an All-Hazards Engine
Crew Member (Temporary Aide) position in Alamosa for the 2019 wildfire season. The engine provides response support to local agencies in both wildland and all risk emergencies which may include: structural fires, vehicle accidents, medical emergencies, and other events as needed. Temporary Aide Firefighters operate as part of a team who’s main purpose is to reduce the threat of wildland fire within Colorado through mitigation and suppression activities during the normal fire season period. 

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Montrose Helitack (Temporary Aide) Position 

DFPC is seeking applicants for the Montrose Helitack 2019 wildfire season position (Temporary Aide). The position will staff one of two
state helicopters
. Resources and employees may be assigned away from the home base location for extended periods to meet the needs of the State. The priority for the State’s helicopter is to operate within Colorado, but may be sent to other states if needed. Currently the state operates two Helitack crews consisting of a 12-person team operating a type 2 medium helicopter. These two helicopters operate from two locations; Canon City and Montrose, CO. 

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Canon Helitack (Temporary Aide) Position 

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control is currently seeking applicants for the 2019 wildland fire season. DFPC resources primarily operate within Colorado, but may be sent to other states if needed. This position is for a Helicopter Crew Member in Cañon City. Although the primary assignment is on an helicopter, employees may also be assigned to work on hand crews, engines and other resources as needed. Resources and employees may be assigned away from the home base location for extended periods to meet the needs of the State.

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