Imagine looking down from a helicopter hovering hundreds of feet above a raging fire that is spreading at a rapid speed. You are tasked with suppressing the fire as quickly as possible and two of the members of your team are missing! The job of a wildland firefighter can be extremely stressful, to say the least! Share how you manage stress on the job and in your down time. It's important to strike a balance so that you don't burn out. Explain any techniques that have helped you while you're at work. Some have found it helpful to focus on one thing at a time, not letting themselves get too overwhelmed with the big picture, especially when facing a fire that has gotten out of control. Share what works for you!