Job Title:Survey Technician
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:14-TEMP111004-009392JB-DT
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|$16.55 to $16.55 / Per Hour|
|Thursday, March 06, 2014 to Monday, March 10, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Temporary|
|1 vacancy -
Anchorage, AK View Map|
1 vacancy - Petersburg, AK View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.|
|Public Trust - Background Investigation|
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.
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 position is established in a Forest Service unit. The incumbent carries out a variety of surveying assignments associated with the Forest's engineering and cadastral surveying work.
The ability to obtain and maintain weapons certification is a condition of employment in this position as the incumbent will be required to carry a firearm when working in Brown Bear country. To maintain employment in this position the incumbent must receive a negative pre-certification drug test result, pass a minimum background investigation, pass firearm classroom training, pass the shooting proficiency test and be enrolled in the random drug testing pool while employed in this position.
One position is located on the Chugach National Forest in Anchorage, AK. One position is located on the Tongass National Forest in Petersburg, AK. For additional information about the duties of the position, please contact, Randy Schrank at 907-743-9545 or email@example.com. for the Chugach National Forest and George Bisset at 907-772-5832 or firstname.lastname@example.org for the Tongass National Forest.
The applicant can only be offered employment for a location that has been selected during application.
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. 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.
- 25% or Greater
- Travel away from duty station 4-5 days a week.
- Must be a U.S.Citizen/National to apply.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service.
- Willing to live/work in remote locations (volatile/unpredictable).
- Subject to a negative drug test prior to entrance on duty.
- Must Carry a Firearm.