Nevada City, Calif. August 9, 2019 –  The Tahoe National Forest is looking to hire enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals for both permanent and temporary seasonal positions as wildland firefighters.

Positions are available in hotshot/handcrews, helicopter helitack crews, engine crews, fuels management, fire lookout, and dispatch. The Tahoe National Forest is also offering wildland firefighting apprentice positions that respond to local and national wildfire incidents and other all-hazard incidents.

Duty Locations: Truckee, Sierraville, Loyalton, Soda Springs, Foresthill, Camptonville, Downieville, Grass Valley, Nevada City.

Submit applications on for permanent positions Aug.1- Aug. 28th, 2019. For seasonal positions, submit applications starting Sept. 16-Sept. 30th, 2019.

For more information, go to the Tahoe National Forest webpage and click on Fire Hire tag. Or email us at for information on temporary seasonal fire positions.