Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: National Park Service
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Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service. Become a part of our mission to unite the past, our cultures and our special places, to establish important connections to the present and build a rich and lasting legacy for future generations.
The Natural Resource Stewardship and Science Directorate (NRSS) provides scientific and technical support to national parks for the management of natural resources.
The NRSS develops, interprets, disseminates, and uses the tools of natural and social science and resource stewardship to enable the NPS to fulfill its core mission: to preserve unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.
The NRSS has four core functions:
Provide servicewide leadership and coordination to assist park managers in identifying, monitoring, understanding, and protecting park natural resources and values
Provide leadership and coordination for addressing landscape-scale, national-scale, and international issues affecting park natural resources and values
Promote the integration of natural resource information into NPS planning, management decision making, and education
Provide specialized scientific, technical, and policy expertise that cannot be efficiently provided at the local or regional level to parks and the NPS
This is a full-time permanent career/career conditional position.
Travel is required (four nights per month).
This vacancy announcement is open concurrently under merit promotion procedures through vacancy announcement number WO-COAB-13-836219-MP. Candidates who wish to be considered under both procedures MUST apply and submit complete application packages to both vacancies.
- U.S. Citizenship Required
- Male applicants born after 12/31/59 require Selective Service Registration
- Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication
- Initial appointment may require a one year probationary period
- See other requirements under the Qualifications section of this vacancy
- Please read the vacancy announcement in its entirety