Occupation Title: Forest Fire Inspectors & Prevention Specialists
Description: Enforce fire regulations and inspect for forest fire hazards and recommend forest fire prevention or control measures. May report forest fires and weather conditions.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 33-2022
Sample Job Titles: Ranger, Forest Officer, Fire Lookout, Forest Ranger, Forest Patrolman, Forest Technician, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Fire Operations Forester, Forest Fire Lookout, Forester
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2012-2022): 600
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).