Thursday , February 9 2023

State Of Oregon Jobs In Klamath Falls – Forest Lookout

Website State of Oregon

Job Description:

Do you have experience spotting forest fires for a natural resources company or agency? Are you looking for a seasonal job opportunity?  If so, good news, the Oregon Department of Forestry is currently hiring.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collect and report daily weather observations of temperature, relative humidity, storm activity, state of the weather, and precipitation to the dispatch office.
  • Relay and monitor two-way radio communications.
  • While stationed in the Forest Lookout, will be working with little supervision in high and semi-confined spaces.
  • Observe the surrounding area for signs of wildfire, suspicious fire related activity or suspected violations of fire prevention restrictions using visual observation and binoculars.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to observe, receive, and otherwise obtain information from all relevant sources.
  • Highly accountable employee with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills; in-person, over the phone and via two-way radio.
  • Experience monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.
  • Experience with reading and interpreting maps.
  • Experience analyzing information and evaluating results

Job Details:

Company:  State of Oregon

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Klamath Falls, OR, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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