Website State of Oregon
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.
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.
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
Company: State of Oregon
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Information Technology
Job Location: Klamath Falls, OR, US
Application Deadline: N/A