Memo (2023): Wildland Firefighting Experience for Secondary (Administrative) Positions


This memorandum provides clarifying guidance and is intended for use in bureaus and equivalent offices for identifying relevant firefighting experience, to aid in the development of appropriate specialized experience statements in accordance with OPM policy, and to provide clarity when filling positions approved for Secondary (Administrative) Firefighter Retirement. This memo supersedes the Department's August 7, 2009, memorandum "Qualification Requirements for Firefighter Positions Covered by Secondary (Administrative) Retirement Coverage.”