Job Overview

Summary

The BLM manages more land – 245 million acres – than any other Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The Bureau, with a budget of about $1 billion, also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estates throughout the nation. The BLM's multiple-use mission is to sustain the health and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Intermittent work schedule is service performed without a regularly scheduled tour of duty. Intermittent employees are ineligible to participate in most Federal employee benefit programs.

For additional information about the BLM please visit BLM

This position is located at the Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information about the Science Center please see http://www.blm.gov/ak/st/en/prog/sciencecenter.html

Information about locations within Alaska can be found at: Alaska

Duties

As an Educational Technician, you will:

  • Plan, develop, and present outdoor science and environmental education programs to a variety of audiences
  • Plan, publicize, and coordinate teacher education workshops and volunteer training programs on the use of outdoor science and environmental education in the community
  • Coordinate major special events for the public on educational or recreational themes
  • Design educational curriculum, displays, packets, brochures, newsletters, and websites on topics related to environmental education, outdoor science, and/or natural resources
  • Coordinate speaker programs on topics of interest to the public, resource specialists, educators, and students

For more information on the duties of this position contact the supervisor, Jeff Brune at (907) 267-1255