Wildland Fire Crew

The crew program consists of two, Type Two IA hand crews co- located at Camp One in Lake Cachuma, CA (Crew 10 and Crew 11)

  • Each crew consists of 16 Fire Control Workers (Extra Help) and two full-time Senior Fire Control Worker.
  • Each crew is directly supervised by an Engineer/Crew Boss
  • The program is overseen by one Captain/Superintendent
  • The crew is staffed seven days a week during fire season for wildland fire suppression and fuels management.
  • One crew is rostered daily for statewide fire response through the Southern California GACC
  • The crew completes annual projects to meet the Santa Barbara County Fire Department Unit Fire Plan
  • The crew completes grant funded, state and federal fuels projects throughout the county.