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Chipping Supervisor - Grass Valley, CA, USA

Wildfire is an ever-present danger in California. It can feel like the problem is too big to address on our own, but there is a way you can help. Join our team at Fire Safe Council of Nevada County and know that your work has meaning. We are a non-profit, volunteer run organization dedicated to making Nevada County safer from catastrophic wildfire through fire safety projects and public education. We collaborate with many other Agencies and non-profits so that together, we can all make a difference. We work daily in the mindset that our combined strength and effectiveness lies within those collaborations.


We are looking for energetic people to help us change the world with optimism and a passion for meeting the challenges of keeping a community fire safe in Northern California. We offer Full time positions with benefits and growth opportunities. Beyond that, we provide the additional benefit of working with other great people, from every background, to build a stronger and safer community. We know the unique experiences of all our employees drive our success and people do their best work when they feel like they can be themselves.


If you share these values, we want to meet you and learn how you might contribute to our team.


Chipping Supervisor

RESPONSIBILITY:
Directly responsible to supervise a crew of 4-5 workers daily, perform drive by chipping, track statistical information and provide customer service. Oversees the daily activities of the defensible space chipping service and promotes other fire safe programs in the community. The candidate shall always demonstrate cooperative behavior with the public, colleagues, and supervisors.


SPECIFIC DUTIES:
Request and supervise laborers for chipping program services.
Conduct daily safety meetings and ensure safe operation of the chipper.
Track time and accurately invoice clients using a digital application.
Communicate progress or issues with work orders daily to the office.
Maintain chipper, tow vehicle, equipment, and maintenance logs.
Other duties as assigned.


SKILLS:
Experience with towing and backing a vehicle with a trailer or device attached.
Good communication, organized record keeping and basic math skills.
Demonstration of the Safety-First mentality.
Leadership experience within a chain of command.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Clean DMV driving record.
Ability to understand defensible space and California Public Resources Code 4291.
Must be capable of physical work, including lifting 50-75 pounds repetitively daily.
Manipulation of web apps, email, mobile devices, and at least basic usage of computers.


WORK SCHEDULE:
This position is full-time, rain or shine, outdoors, 8-10 hours daily.


COMPENSATION:
$23 - $30 per hour DOE
PTO & full benefits after probationary period days.

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
Crews wear masks and PPE as well as requirements to sanitize work equipment and surfaces.


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Accounting Clerk & Admin Assistant - Grass Valley, CA, USA

AccountingTechnician
Fire Safe Council of Nevada County
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Qualifications
  • Associate (Preferred)
  • QuickBooks: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Bookkeeping: 3 years (Preferred)

Wildfire is an ever-present danger in California. It can feel like the problem is too big to address on our own, but there is a way you can help. Join our team at Fire Safe Council of Nevada County and know that your work has meaning. We are a non-profit, volunteer run organization dedicated to making Nevada County safer from catastrophic wildfire through fire safety projects and public education. We collaborate with many other Agencies and non-profits so that together, we can all make a difference. We work daily in the mindset that our combined strength and effectiveness lies within those collaborations.
We are looking for energetic people to help us change the world with optimism and a passion for meeting the challenges of keeping a community fire safe in Northern California. We offer Full time positions with benefits and growth opportunities. Beyond that, we provide the additional benefit of working with other great people, from every background, to build a stronger and safer community. We know the unique experiences of all our employees drive our success and people do their best work when they feel like they can be themselves.
If you share these values, we want to meet you and learn how you might contribute to our team.

THE POSITION:
FSCNC is currently seeking an experienced accounting and finance professional for the position of Accounting Technician. The position’s main function is that of a general bookkeeper. This position will also provide administrative support to the Executive Director.

DUTIES:
Maintain accounts payable.
Maintain accounts receivable.
Reconcile daily receipts.
Prepares bank deposits and related documents.
Tracks Fixed Assets.
Reconciles monthly revenue and expenditures.
Assists in preparation of annual audit.
Assists Grant Administration and Customer Service.
All of this work is reviewed by Executive Director, the Treasurer and our outside CPA.

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES:
2 years of College or Associates Degree and less than 2 Years' experience or High School Diploma and 5-7 years professional level accounting preferably in a public agency or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: Knowledge of principles and practices of governmental fund accounting, budgeting, auditing, grants. Strong analytical skills, critical thinking, and creative problem solving. Knowledge of business processes, systems and internal controls. Excellent written/oral communications skills. Customer service skills. Ability to effectively use computer applications and standard office equipment. Understanding of GAAP and GASB.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $22.00 per hour
Competitive Pay, PTO, Benefits available after probationary period.

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Sawyers needed - Grass Valley, CA, USA

Wildfire is an ever-present danger in California. It can feel like the problem is too big to address on our own, but there is a way you can help. Join our team at Fire Safe Council of Nevada County and know that your work has meaning. We are a non-profit, volunteer run organization dedicated to making Nevada County safer from catastrophic wildfire through fire safety projects and public education. We collaborate with many other Agencies and non-profits so that together, we can all make a difference. We work daily in the mindset that our combined strength and effectiveness lies within those collaborations.

We are looking for energetic people to help us change the world with optimism and a passion for meeting the challenges of keeping a community fire safe in Northern California. We offer Full time positions with benefits and growth opportunities. Beyond that, we provide the additional benefit of working with other great people, from every background, to build a stronger and safer community. We know the unique experiences of all our employees drive our success and people do their best work when they feel like they can be themselves.

If you share these values, we want to meet you and learn how you might contribute to our team.

Sawyer Crew Member - Job Description

RESPONSIBILITY:
Performs the daily activities of the fuels reduction crew and promotes other fire safe programs in the community. All Fire Safe Council staff shall work well knowing they are always in the public eye, meeting multiple and sometimes competing deadlines. The candidate shall always demonstrate cooperative behavior with the public, colleagues and supervisors.

SPECIFIC DUTIES:
  • Cutting and swamping brush and trees less than 10” in diameter in teams of 2.
  • Ability to adapt usage of equipment based on each site prescription and topography.
  • Staging, stacking dragging and feeding brush into the chipper - if needed.
  • Track time using the digital application on your own mobile device.
  • General maintenance of a clean and safe work site and equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned
SKILLS:
  • Certificates in chainsaw handling and safety will be a plus
  • Good communication and ability to take direction as duties and projects change
  • Demonstration of the Safety-First mentality
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
  • Verifiable work experience safely and efficiently handling a chainsaw- REQUIRED
  • Reliable ability to get to job locations as local work-sites change
  • Ability to understand defensible space and California Public Resources Code 4291
  • Must be capable of physical work, including lifting 50-75 pounds repetitively daily
  • Tolerant to continuous close contact with varying types of vegetation
WORK SCHEDULE:
This position is contract full-time rain or shine outdoors, 8 hours daily
COMPENSATION:
Starting pay $17.00 DOE - certifications and experience will be important
PTO, full benefits available after probationary period

FSCNC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace

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Ground Crew- Chipping labor - Grass Valley, CA, USA

Wildfire is an ever-present danger in California. It can feel like the problem is too big to address on our own, but there is a way you can help. Join our team at Fire Safe Council of Nevada County and know that your work has meaning. We are a non-profit, volunteer run organization dedicated to making Nevada County safer from catastrophic wildfire through fire safety projects and public education. We collaborate with many other Agencies and non-profits so that together, we can all make a difference. We work daily in the mindset that our combined strength and effectiveness lies within those collaborations.

We are looking for energetic people to help us change the world with optimism and a passion for meeting the challenges of keeping a community fire safe in Northern California. We offer Full time positions with benefits and growth opportunities. Beyond that, we provide the additional benefit of working with other great people, from every background, to build a stronger and safer community. We know the unique experiences of all our employees drive our success and people do their best work when they feel like they can be themselves.

If you share these values, we want to meet you and learn how you might contribute to our team.

Chipping Program Crew Member - Job Description

RESPONSIBILITY:
Performs the daily activities of the defensible space chipping service and promotes other fire safe programs in the community. All Fire Safe Council staff shall work well knowing they are always in the public eye, meeting multiple and sometimes competing deadlines. The candidate shall always demonstrate cooperative behavior with the public, colleagues and supervisors.

SPECIFIC DUTIES:
  • Staging, stacking dragging and feeding brush into the chipper.
  • Track time using the digital application on your own mobile device.
  • General maintenance of a clean and safe work site and equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned
SKILLS:
  • Good communication and ability to take direction as duties and projects change
  • Demonstration of the Safety-First mentality
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
  • Reliable ability to get to job locations as local worksites change
  • Ability to understand defensible space and California Public Resources Code 4291
  • Must be capable of physical work, including lifting 50-75 pounds repetitively daily
  • Tolerant to continuous close contact with varying types of vegetation
WORK SCHEDULE:
This position is contract full-time rain or shine outdoors, 8 hours daily.
COMPENSATION:
Starting pay $17.00 DOE
PTO and full benefits available after probationary period.

FSCNC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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