Career Harvest

Bushfire Manager

Develop and coordinate government and volunteer response measures to bushfires to manage risk to forests, the environment and the public.


  • Liaises between government services and volunteer brigades and associations to prevent or respond to emergency situations
  • Develop and implement strategies to mitigate the effects of bush fires
  • Ensure compliance with Government policies, strategies and statutory obligations
  • Provide leadership and at incidents, either at the incident scene or in coordination centres
  • Implement strategies to improve bush fire management
  • Provide organisational, management and policy support to volunteer groups as required.

Personal Requirements

  • good communications skills
  • good interpersonal skills
  • able to work as part of a team.


For this Position, the skills required could have been developed through on the job training, previous work experience in other related roles and/or through specialised or vocation training.


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