Job Title:Natural Resource Specialist (Recreation)
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:13-10050032-0215DP-JS
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$62,703.00 to $62,703.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, January 02, 2013 to Friday, January 11, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Hoonah, AK View Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens; no prior Federal experience is required.|
A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.
It's an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion Announcement Number 13-10050032-00215G-JS. Current or former Federal employees may apply to both announcements, but should be sure to apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement in order to avoid losing consideration since different referral criteria apply to each type of announcement. Disabled veterans, candidates with 3 or more years of active duty military service, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities may apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement if they meet the criteria outlined in the announcement and submit supporting documentation.
This position is with the Honnah Ranger District, located at Hoonah, Alaska. For additional information about the duties of the position, please contact Rich Jennings at (907) 945-1201 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position has a positive education requirement; therefore, a legible copy of your college transcripts is required. Transcripts must be attached to your application or faxed to 866-339-1808 prior to the closing date of the announcement; please include your name and the announcement number on all documents. Applicants who fail to submit their transcripts with their application will not be given credit for their education.If you are claiming 10-point preference as a widow/widower of a certain deceased veteran, spouse of a veteran unable to work because of a service connected disability, or the mother of a deceased or disabled veteran, you must submit an SF-15 (Application for 10-Point Veteran Preference) and all supporting documentation listed on the second page of the SF-15. If you fail to submit the supporting documentation with your application, you will not be granted veterans preference.
This position is eligible for telework and other flexible work arrangements. However, it is not a virtual position and the duty station will be in Hoonah, AK.
If you are not able to attach the forms to your application, you may fax to 866-339-1808, please include your name and the announcement number on all documents.
Please read the vacancy announcement thoroughly and follow all instructions to ensure proper consideration. If you are unable to apply on-line or have questions about the meaning of items in the vacancy announcement, please contact Human Resources Management at 1-877-372-7248.
The ability to obtain and maintain weapons certification is a condition of employment in this position as the incumbent will be required to carry a firearm. To maintain employment in this position the incumbent must receive a negative pre-certification drug test result, pass a minimum background investigation, pass firearm classroom training, pass the shooting proficiency test and be enrolled in the random drug testing pool while employed in this position.
Salary may be adjusted to include a Cost of Living Allowance (COLA). Locality pay will be phased in and a gradually reducing COLA will continue to be paid through December 31, 2012. See the OPM website at: http://www.opm.gov/oca/cola/index.asp for additional information regarding COLA beyond December 31, 2012.
The USDA Forest Service has legislative authority to recruit and fill Permanent (Career/Career-Conditional), Temporary, and Term Appointments under the USDA Demonstration Project. Under this authority, any U.S. citizen may apply.
- Must be a U.S. citizen to apply.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.