Author Archives: Bill Carey

Hiring: Wildland Firefighter, Grayback Forestry

2020 Season, Oregon     Job Description Must be 18 years of age to apply Position: Wildland Firefighter/ Forest Technician Department: La Grande, OR Base Reports To: Supervisor (Crew Foreman) FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Summary Be physically and mentally prepared to ...

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Wildfire Resources Spread Thin

Wildfires taxing the nation     By JAMES ANDERSON and MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press Justin Silvera came off the fire lines in Northern California after a grueling 36 straight days battling wildfires and evacuating residents ahead of the flames. Before ...

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Vallfirest: Forestry Backpack Xtreme Pack

Designed for use in the harshest of conditions     Vallfirest The Xtreme Pack is an all-new wildland backpack specially designed for use in the harshest of conditions, offering fire-fighters greater performance, comfort and flexibility in their extinguishing and wildland ...

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