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
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 ---

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