Job Title:Trails Worker / Trails Worker (Leader)
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Job Announcement Number:1034398
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|$16.98 to $24.86 / Per Hour|
|Thursday, January 23, 2014 to Saturday, February 08, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Temporary NTE 1039 Hours|
|Many vacancies in the following location:|
Moose, WY View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
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 Grand Teton National Park.
The Northern Rockies Servicing Human Resources Office (NR SHRO) is currently seeking applicants to fill numerous temporary Trails Worker, WG-4701-05 and Trails Worker (Leader), WG-4701-08 positions at Grand Teton National Park. Appointments are limited to 1039 hours in a twelve month period. Seasonal work is expected to start in the spring and last through early to late fall. 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.
The salary ranges for each position are as follows:
Trails Worker, WG-4701-05 salary - $16.98 to $19.81 per hour
Trails Worker (Leader), WG-4701-08 salary - $21.31 to $24.86 per hour
AREA INFORMATION: Located in northwestern Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway preserve a spectacular landscape rich with majestic mountains, pristine lakes, and extraordinary wildlife. The abrupt vertical rise of the jagged Teton Range contrasts with the sage-covered valley, creating world-renowned scenery that attracts visitors from all over the world.
Park headquarters is located in Moose, Wyoming which is approximately 12 miles north of Jackson. Jackson is a small, outdoor recreation focused, thriving community of 10,000 year round residents. The town caters to four million tourists every summer, has an excellent hospital and medical community, a well respected public school system, private schools, multiple grocery stores, excellent restaurants, and seasonal music and art festivals. Outdoor activities are available year round and include easy access to three ski resorts (Snow King Resort, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, and Grand Targhee), back-country and Nordic skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, camping, backpacking, horseback riding, boating, rafting, kayaking, hunting, cycling, mountain biking, and world class fly fishing, climbing, and mountaineering. The climate can be as extreme as the activities that are available. Winter temperatures range between lows of 20 degrees below zero to highs of 30 degrees. Summer temperatures are comfortable, with highs between 65 - 80 degrees. Government housing may be available.
- Occasional Travel
- Backcountry Travel
- U.S. citizenship required.
- Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.
- National Park Service uniformed position.
- Pre-employment physical exam required.