Nevada City, Calif. November 5, 2020 – The Tahoe National Forest is now hiring enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals for temporary seasonal positions as wildland firefighters for the upcoming 2021 season.

Positions are available in hotshot/handcrews, helicopter helitack crews, engine crews, fuels management, fire lookout, and dispatch.

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

For temporary seasonal positions, submit applications October 30 through November 9, 2020.

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