Job Title:Engineering Equipment Operator
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:TEMP-R5-WG5716-8-ENGEQP-DTA
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|$20.79 to $20.79 / Per Hour|
|Tuesday, March 04, 2014 to Monday, March 17, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Temporary|
|Many vacancies in the following location(s):|
Alturas, CA View Map
Camptonville, CA View Map
Porterville, CA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.|
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.Candidates for the position who submit a completed application by midnight eastern standard time on March 13, 2014 will be considered and referred to the hiring manager prior to those who apply after this date. Therefore, you are encouraged to apply for the position as soon as possible. This announcement will remain open until the closing date indicated; however, those who apply after the cut-off date will be referred to the hiring manager only if no selection is made from the initial group. In the event an applicant makes corrections and resubmits their application, the date the application is last submitted will be used to determine those who are considered to have met the cut-off for referral to the hiring manager.
This position is temporary and has a Not-to-Exceed date. However, an extension of the appointment may be possible without further competition. The appointment may also end early due to lack of work or funds.
This vacancy announcement is for one or more locations throughout Region 5. The number and location of positions to be filled will be dependent upon individual unit needs.
The position is established on a Forest unit in support of road systems and other program areas. Incumbent operates and maintains engineering equipment.
TEMPORARY APPOINTMENT: Some positions will have varying work schedules. Some positions may have irregular and protracted hours of work. Tours of duty include full-time or less than full-time and will involve working weekends or irregular work hours. Considerable travel may be required. Some positions involve work that requires travel away from the official duty location to remote worksites within commuting distance (49 miles).
Positions will be filled as a temporary appointment up to 6 months or as a not to exceed (NTE) 1 year which can be extended 1 additional year.
Hourly wage as shown is Rest of U.S. (RUS). Specific wage rate will vary by location and may be higher or lower than the amount shown on the vacancy announcement. Please click the following link to search for a specific location on the Federal Wage System Scale. http://www.cpms.osd.mil/Subpage/AFWageSchedules/
The USDA Forest Service has legislative authority to recruit and fill Permanent (Career/Career- Conditional), Temporary, and Term Appointments under the USDA Demonstration Project. Under this authority, any U.S. citizen may apply.
- Not Required
- Must be a U.S. Citizen to apply.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.
- Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license
- Subject to a negative drug test prior to entrance on duty.