Job Title:Lead Forestry Technician (Handcrew Squadleader)
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:OCR14CNCL-462-HANDCREW-6DP
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|$34,907.00 to $34,907.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, October 01, 2013 to Thursday, January 23, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|Many vacancies in the following location(s):|
Heflin, AL View Map
Booneville, AR View Map
Clarksville, AR View Map
Danville, AR View Map
Glenwood, AR View Map
More Locations (248)
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.|
This Job Opportunity Announcement has been cancelledand readvertised
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.
CANCELLED-The position is located on a wildland fire crew. This position performs wildland firefighting work and to lead crews performing such work. These may be hand crews (e.g. non-IHC handcrews), and/or prescribed fire crews. These crews perform work directly related to wildland fire suppression and control activities including suppression, preparedness, prevention, monitoring, hazardous fuels reduction, and prescribed burning.
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.
PERMANENT OPEN CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT: This is a continuously open vacancy announcement for one or more locations throughout the Forest Service. The number and location of positions to be filled will be dependent upon individual unit needs. To ensure that you receive consideration, applications submitted through the on-line application process must be received by 11:59 p.m. eastern time the day before a certificate of candidates is issued.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age upon appointment. Some positions have other conditions of employment not specified in this announcement. Applicants will be notified of any specific requirements at the time a tentative job offer is made.
This position has been identified under the Interagency Fire Program Management (IFPM) and is subject to selective placement factor requirements contained in the Interagency Fire Program Management (IFPM) Standard and Guide when filling this vacancy. IFPM selective placement factors are made up of a primary and secondary National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) core Incident Management Qualifications and Required Training. The applicant must possess these qualifications to be considered eligible for this position. For further information: http://www.ifpm.nifc.gov/standard/electronicver/electronic.htm
- Not Required
- Minimum of 90 days of wildland firefighting experience is required.
- Must meet Maximum Entry Age (MEA) requirements.
- Must meet IFPM qualifications.
- Must possess and maintain a Valid Driver’s License
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.
- US Citizenship required.
- Primary firefighter retirement covered position.