Serves as a lead wild land Firefighter on an Interagency Hotshot Crew. During initial attack fire suppression activities, locates fire line, directs and participates in fire line construction, backfiring and burnout operations, engine and pump operations, tree falling and holding/patrol/mop-up operations. Constructs hand lines in various vegetative types. Uses a variety of specialized tools, equipment and techniques to actively suppress fires. Performs the duties of a fully qualified saw operator. Performs chainsaw maintenance and makes minor repairs. May participate in prescribed fire operations.