NWCG Position Catalog

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NWCG positions enable nationally interoperable wildland fire operations. Personnel are mobilized by position to work under NIMS-ICS principles on wildland fires and other all-hazard incidents. Position standards, qualifications requirements, and performance support capabilities are managed by the NWCG committees. Committee assignments are located at: https://www.nwcg.gov/positions/committee-assignments

The following Incident Incident Position Descriptions (IPDs) are currently available for review: CRWB, DIVS, ENGB, FELB, FFT1, FFT2, FIRB, HEQB, STCR, STEN, STEQ, TFLD
Position Title Position Code Functional Area Primary Committee IPD Status
Air Operations Branch Director AOBD Air Operations NIAC ---
Air Support Group Supervisor ASGS Air Operations NIAC ---
Air Tactical Group Supervisor ATGS Air Operations NIAC ---
Aircraft Base Radio Operator ABRO Air Operations NIAC ---
Aircraft Timekeeper ATIM Air Operations NIAC ---
Airtanker Base Manager ATBM Air Operations NIAC ---
Area Command Aviation Coordinator ACAC Air Operations NIAC ---
Deck Coordinator DECK Air Operations NIAC ---
Fixed Wing Base Manager FWBM Air Operations NIAC ---
Fixed Wing Parking Tender FWPT Air Operations NIAC ---
Helibase Manager HEBM Air Operations NIAC ---
Helicopter Coordinator HLCO Air Operations NIAC ---
Helicopter Crewmember HECM Air Operations NIAC ---
Helicopter Manager, Single Resource HMGB Air Operations NIAC ---
Mixmaster MXMS Air Operations NIAC ---
Ramp Manager RAMP Air Operations NIAC ---
Retardant Crewmember RTCM Air Operations NIAC ---
Single Engine Airtanker Manager SEMG Air Operations NIAC ---
Unmanned Aircraft System Manager UASM Air Operations NIAC ---
Unmanned Aircraft System Module Leader UASL Air Operations NIAC ---
Unmanned Aircraft System Pilot UASP Air Operations NIAC ---
Unmanned Aircraft System, Data Specialist UASD Air Operations NIAC ---

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