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 our past, our cultures, and our special places, to establish important connections to the present and build a rich and lasting legacy for future generations.
This announcement is being advertised under delegated examining procedures and is open to all U.S. Citizens
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve consists of six physically separate sites and a park headquarters located in southeastern Louisiana and spread out over an area of 200 miles. The sites in Lafayette, Thibodaux and Eunice interpret the Acadian culture of the area. The Barataria Preserve in Marrero, Louisiana interprets the natural and cultural history of the uplands, swamps, and marshlands of the region. Six miles southeast of New Orleans is the Chalmette Battlefield and National Cemetery, site of the 1815 Battle of New Orleans and the final resting place for soldiers from the Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I and II and Vietnam. Park headquarters and the French Quarter visitor center are located in the historic French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.
These positions are located within the Barataria Preserve (2), the Chalmette Battlefield (3), Acadian Cultural Center (1), the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center (1) and park Headquarters (1) in the Maintenance Division. Its primary purpose is to perform duties that are necessary for the proper operations, maintenance and repair of all buildings, utilities, equipment and other facilities within these units of the park.
ONE OR MORE POSITIONS WILL BE FILLED FROM THIS ANNOUNCEMENT.
This is a full-time temporary not-to-exceed 1039 hours seasonal maintenance position. Appointment may be terminated at any time dependent on workload and funding.
- Pre-employment Background Investigation required
- Selective Service registration, if applicable
- U.S. Citizenship required
- Valid state driver's license required