firewarden

firewarden

(ˈfaɪəˌwɔːdən)
n
(Forestry) US and Canadian an officer responsible for fire prevention and control in an area, esp in a forest
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The section of the Department of Corrections code pertaining to the disposition of funds received from the operation of conservation camps was amended to make the State Forester Firewarden responsible for determining the amount of wages that must be paid to offenders who participate in conservation camps and who perform work relating to fine fighting and other work projects of conservation camps.
Firewarden Andre Myburgh said: "If this had happened on a weekday we would be dealing with many deaths."