Job Title:Research Hydrologist
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:13-33660004-0147DP-CP
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|$68,809.00 to $68,809.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, April 12, 2013 to Monday, May 13, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Otto, NC 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 13-33660004-0147G-CP, opening on 04/12/2013 and closing on 05/13/2013. 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.
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.
This Research Hydrologist scientist position is located with the Southern Research Station Center for Forest Watershed Research work unit, and stationed at the Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory in Otto, NC. The scientist serves as part of a research team whose mission is to evaluate, explain, and predict how water, soil, forest, and aquatic resources respond to ecosystem management practices, natural disturbances, and the atmospheric environment; and to identify practices that restore, protect, and enhance watershed health.
For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Chelcy Miniat at 828-524-2120, email@example.com.
This is a research position and is classified under the scientist career plan; therefore promotion is dependent upon the incumbent's impact on the assignment, as evaluated through the Forest Service research grade evaluation panel process.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen to apply.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.