U S Department of Interior
Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. For additional information about the BLM, please visit This position is located in Little Sahara Station (Eureka), Utah. Information about this location can be found at: Eureka - . Physical Demands: Duties involve field work requiring complete control of all physical faculties. Work Environment: Work outside where exposure to extreme conditions and temperatures, including exposure to dust, smoke and fumes. Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid by the Department of the Interior. Any travel, transportation and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the responsibility of the selected employee. This announcement is being advertised concurrently under UT\/FA-DEU-2018-0006, for all US Citizens - No previous Federal Service is required. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods. Responsibilities - Operates a Water Tender by supplying water or retardant to engines, helicopters, single engine air tankers (SEATS), and handcrews during firefighting operations. - Vehicle typically has a gross vehicle weight of 64,000 pounds, dual rear axels, up to 13 forward gears and is equipped with air brakes. - Vehicle is typically equipped with a 3,000 gallon water tank and pumps to fill and discharge water. Vehicle is operated on public roads and over rough terrain. - Performs operator maintenance on vehicle and auxiliary equipment such as monitoring fluid levels, replacing air filters and interior lights, checking tire pressure and hose connections, and washing the vehicle. - Performs emergency repairs such as change tires, replace fan belts, lights and windshield wipers. Travel Required 50% or less - Frequent\/Extensive travel will be required during peak fire activity. Who May Apply This job is open to\u2026 - All current or former federal employees with competitive\/reinstatement eligibility nationwide - CTAP\/ICTAP eligibles within the local commuting area - - - Current or former time-limited employees eligible under PL-114-47, Requirements Requirements Conditions of Employment U.S. Citizenship is required. Be sure to read the \
U S Department of Interior
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