NWCG Position Catalog

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NWCG positions enable consistent and uniform performance by personnel mobilized by position under NIMS-ICS principles. The position catalog provides comprehensive information about each NWCG position, those for which NWCG establishes qualifications standards. Agency-specific positions such as those located in the Federal Wildland Fire Qualifications Supplement are not included in this catalog.

Positions denoted with an asterisk (*) use the established FEMA National Qualifications System all-hazard position as the baseline for the NWCG wildland fire position.

The following Incident Position Descriptions (IPDs) are currently available for review: ABRO, ATIM, ATBM, COMP, COST, DECK, EQTR, FIRB, FSC1, FSC2, FSC3, FWBM, FWPT, HEBM, HLCO, HECM, HMGB, ICPI, INBA, MXMS, PROC, PTRC, RAMP, RTCM, RXB1, RXB2, SEMG, TIME, UASM, UASP.

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Position Title Position Code Functional Area Steward Key Stakeholders IPD Status
Claims Specialist CLMS Finance/Administration IBC ---
Commissary Manager CMSY Finance/Administration IBC ---
Compensation-for-Injury Specialist INJR Finance/Administration IBC ---
Compensation/Claims Unit Leader* COMP Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Cost Unit Leader* COST Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Equipment Time Recorder EQTR Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Finance/Administration Section Chief Type 1* FSC1 Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Finance/Administration Section Chief Type 2* FSC2 Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Finance/Administration Section Chief Type 3* FSC3 Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Incident Business Advisor INBA Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Incident Contract Project Inspector ICPI Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Personnel Time Recorder PTRC Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Procurement Unit Leader* PROC Finance/Administration IBC Under Review
Time Unit Leader* TIME Finance/Administration IBC Under Review

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