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State of Nevada Announces
An Open Competitive Recruitment for:
HELITACK SUPERVISOR
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -  $63,308.16 to  $94,335.84  PAY GRADE: 37
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
JOB INFORMATION
Work Type: A Permanent, full time vacancy
Department: Conservation and Natural Resources
Division: Division of Forestry
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 01.835
RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 46374
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 02/20/2024
Close Date: 03/31/2024
Recruiter:
   JON TERRAZAS
   Phone: (775)684-0116
   Email: j.terrazas@admin.nv.gov
Applications accepted for another Expired
The Position
Forestry Program Managers plan, coordinate and oversee activities, services and staff in major program areas such as resource management, fire management, conservation camp management, support services management, or safety and training management.
Under general supervision, incumbent is a specialist in helicopter and fixed wing operations and supervises helicopter managers, helicopter crewmembers/firefighters within the Nevada Division of Forestry, and firefighters from cooperator agencies, to provide rapid initial response for wildland fires, large fire support, fire use projects and resource management projects. Incumbent may serve as incident commander including managing resources as assigned. This position is located at the Minden-Tahoe Airport, Minden, NV. The Helitack Supervisor will supervise three qualified Helicopter Manager's and up to 12 seasonal firefighters and two seasonal equipment operators (Fuel truck drivers) between April and October. The State of Nevada is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building diverse, inclusive, and innovative work environments with employees who reflect our communities and enthusiastically serve them. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. *** THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE***

To Qualify:
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
    Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in forestry, fire or natural resource management, business administration, or closely related field, and four years of professional experience as a certified wildland firefighter and helicopter crew member, two years of which included experience with formal adult training. Additionally, this experience must have included conservation and natural resource management activities and supervision of professional, technical and/or support staff; OR Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in forestry, fire or natural resource management, business administration, or closely related field, and five years of professional experience as a certified wildland firefighter and helicopter crew member, two years of which included experience with formal adult training. Additionally, this experience must have included conservation and natural resource management activities and supervision of professional, technical and/or support staff; OR graduation from high school or equivalent and six years of professional experience as a certified wildland firefighter and helicopter crew member, two years of which included experience with formal adult training. Additionally, this experience must have included conservation and natural resource management activities and supervision of professional, technical and/or support staff; OR six years as a Conservation Crew Supervisor III, two years of which included experience with formal adult training; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.
Special Notes
    Positions are required to obtain and maintain a Nevada commercial driver's license with hazardous materials and tanker endorsements within one year of appointment.
    Applicants may be required to undergo a background investigation prior to be considered for employment.
    Incumbents are subject to random testing for drugs and alcohol per Title 49 CFR Part 382 of federal regulations.
Special Requirements
    Applicants are required to pass a thorough medical examination and physical agility test prior to appointment and for continuing employment.
    All positions in this series must have certifications as identified by the agency at the time of application.
    As a condition of employment, pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety.  Persons offered employment in this position must first submit to a pre-employment screening test for controlled substances.
The Examination
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
INFORMATIONAL LINKS
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
More Benefits Information: http://nvjobs.nv.gov/Applicants/EB
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Email
Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:
Division of Human Resource Management
Northern Nevada
515 East Musser Street,
First Floor
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Division of Human Resource Management
Southern Nevada
7251 Amigo St,
Suite 120
Las Vegas, NV 89119

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868


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