Job Overview

Summary

Be Remarkable, Make a Difference! Join the Natural Resources Conservation Service team and help us conserve our nation's Natural Resources!!  Visit our web site (http://www.nrcs.usda.gov) to learn more.

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is known worldwide for its accomplishments and innovations in conservation.  The employees of NRCS are recognized for their talent, dedication, and ingenuity in making the agency's programs work as they take necessary steps to reduce erosion, protect wildlife, promote good land use, and other measures to preserve the Nation's natural resources for future generations.   Join us in protecting and conserving natural resources on America's private lands!  ( http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/).

 

This announcement is open to all US Citizens.  More than one selection may be made from this announcement.  This is a Temporary Intermittent appointment.  The selected individual is limited to working no more than 1038 work hours in a service year.  Based upon workload and budget restrictions this position is not expected to continue beyond one year from the date of appointment but may be extended.   This position does not provide any federal benefits.  Sick and annual leave are not earned and the work hours of the individual will vary considerably based upon the workload.

The position is an excepted service non-status appointment. 

 

RELOCATION EXPENSES ARE NOT AUTHORIZED

Duties

 The individual performs basic routine clerical and typing tasks for the maintenance and support of the section.  This position is non-exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

DUTIES-

Type and maintain information in finished form such documents as correspondence, memos, reports, etc. using computer software such as word processing, spreadsheet and database.

 

Answer multi-line telephones, route calls, take messages, schedule appointments, and respond to or refer inquiries.

 

Greet staff, visitors and/or customers and provide required assistance, or refer top proper source for assistance.

 

Process mail, including open, sort, stamp, log in and distribute.

 

Retrieve and input data utilizing a computer

 

Maintain filing systems

 

Other duties as assigned.

 

A valid state driver's license is required.