National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Camp Crew Boss, CACB

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  • Leader of a 5 to 10 person crew.
  • Works with supervises crew building and maintaining camp facilities.
  • Works with supervises crew unloading, storing, handling, and distributing supplies.
  • Works with supervises crew counting meals and distributing lunches and supplemental foods.
  • Works with supervises crew breaking down camp facilities.
  • Uses common hand tools.
  • Responsible for crew time documentation.
  • Makes sure crew has needed supplies and tools to accomplish tasks.
  • Receives instructions from supervisor and reports back on progress of tasks assigned.

Position Knowledge and/or Requirements

  • Previous work as a camp crew member.
  • Supervisory/leadership skills.
  • Skill and knowledge of common camp facilities and supply procedures.
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