Job Overview

Summary

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. For more information about the National Park Service, click http://www.nps.gov/index.htm.

The Northern Rockies Servicing Human Resources Office (NR SHRO) is currently seeking applicants to potentially fill 2 Exhibits Specialist, GS-1010-07 positions at Glacier National Park. Appointments are limited to 1039 hours in a twelve month period. Seasonal work is expected to be filled approximately May through September.  Employee(s) will work 80 hours biweekly.  Appointments may be terminated at any time and can be extended if workload and funding allow. Positions offer rehire eligibility for subsequent appointments, provided the employee has not exceeded 1039 hours of work in a twelve month period and has achieved an acceptable level of performance.

AREA/HOUSING INFORMATION: Duty Station Location is West Glacier: West Glacier has seasonal food and gas services. All services are available in Columbia Falls (17 miles), Kalispell (32 miles) or Whitefish (28 miles).

Government housing may be available. Housing is generally shared, either in single dwellings or dormitory style. Deductions for government quarters are made from the employee's paycheck.  Seasonal employees occupying government housing are not permitted to have pets.

Information on Glacier National Park is available at www.nps.gov/glac.

Duties

Positions are located  in the Division of Interpretation and Partnerships. The responsibilities for position #1 include: designing and creating interpretive exhibits (interior and exterior) for use throughout the park.  Individual combines original artwork and/or photographs with original text to form interpretive media.  The responsibilities for position #2 include: creating video presentations on Glacier National Park for use on the web, in DVDs, and media exhibits in park visitor centers.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Standing or sitting for long periods of time; plus occasional lifting of heavy items.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed primarily indoors.  Outdoor duties could include exposure to varying weather/terrain/temperatures.
 

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No