Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, National Cemetery Administration
Job Announcement Number:RP-14-MRD-1020661-917-DEU
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|$21.54 to $25.16 / Per Hour|
|Tuesday, December 31, 2013 to Wednesday, January 15, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Schuylerville, NY View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1020661
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Every job at the VA impacts the Veterans that we serve. You can be part of that team, helping to make sure that our Veterans receive the top-quality care they deserve.
The National Cemetery Administration honors Veterans with final resting places in national shrines and with lasting tributes that commemorate their service to our nation. The National Cemetery Administration will serve all Veterans and their families with the utmost dignity, respect, and compassion. Every national cemetery will be a place that inspires visitors to understand and appreciate the service and sacrifice of our Nation's Veterans. For more information about the National Cemetery Administration, visit http://www.cem.va.gov/.
This position is for a Gardener at the GBH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerviller, NY.
The Gardener prepares the soil for plants, seeds, transplants, trims, prunes, fertilizes, and aerates, mulches and sprays herbicides, both post/pre-emergent, insecticides, and pesticides.
VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/.
- Not Required
- Must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this job.
- Subject to a background/suitability investigation.
- Pass a pre-employment medical examination.
- Must have and maintain a valid state driver's license.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a state pesticide applicator license.