Job Title:Facility Services Assistant
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Hiring Organization:Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
Job Announcement Number:GLBA1050614CS
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|$17.74 to $25.71 / Per Hour|
|Friday, February 14, 2014 to Friday, February 28, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Term NTE 13 months|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Bartlett Cove, AK View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|U.S. Citizens or Government-wide career or career-conditional employees; Transfer and Reinstatement Candidates, persons eligible under certain special hiring authorities; VEOA eligibles (veterans must be honorably separated and either a preference eligible or have substantially completed three or more years of active service or veterans who were released shortly before completing a 3-year tour are considered to be eligible). CTAP and ICTAP eligibles in the local commuting area are also eligible.|
|Q - Nonsensitive|
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.
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve has unsurpassed beauty and amazing glaciers and wildlife! Park headquarters is located at Bartlett Cove, at the southern edge of Glacier Bay. Gustavus, a community of about 350 in winter and 600 in summer, is connected to the park headquarters by a paved road. Bartlett Cove and Gustavus are accessible only by boat and air. Gustavus has a school (K-12) with about 50 students, post office, churches, grocery stores, espresso shops, and a clinic. Satellite TV service is available and VCR/DVD rental outlets are available. Some radio stations are received. Daily air taxi service is available to Juneau and other communities. The Alaska Marine Highway Ferry system recently established weekly winter service and twice-weekly summer service to Gustavus for passengers and vehicles. The nearest large city is Juneau, which has most amenities of any large city. Most supplies and equipment are flown in or transported by ferry or landing craft from Juneau. Recreational activities are centered around outdoor activities including boating, kayaking, fishing, hunting, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing. Glacier Bay is a temperate rainforest so the weather can be very rainy but temperatures are mild compared to the rest of Alaska. Average rainfall is 50-70 inches and average temperatures range from 15-35 in winter and 55-65 in summer
This is a term position NTE 13 months and may be extended for up to total of 4 years without further competition.
Government Housing is not available.
- Not Required
- U.S. Citizenship Required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- Males born after 12-31-59 must register with the selective service.
- Be sure to read the "How to Apply" & "Required Documents" sections.