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-responsibilities
Position Title Position Code Functional Area Primary Committee
Aircraft Dispatcher ACDP Dispatch NCSC
Expanded Dispatch Coordinator CORD Dispatch NCSC
Expanded Dispatch Recorder EDRC Dispatch NCSC
Expanded Dispatch Supervisory Dispatcher EDSP Dispatch NCSC
Expanded Dispatch Support Dispatcher EDSD Dispatch NCSC
Initial Attack Dispatcher IADP Dispatch NCSC