Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: National Park Service
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Number of Positions: Two at this time; however, this vacancy may be used to fill additional similar vacancies.
Who May Apply: Open to all U.S. citizens. You do not have to be a current or former government employee to be considered for this position.
This is a TERM position not-to-exceed 13 months. This position may be extended up to the four year maximum without further competition.
Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service. Become a part of our mission to unite the past, our cultures and our special places, to establish important connections to the present and build a rich and lasting legacy for future generations.
The NPS is one of the most visible and most beloved of all Federal agencies. We care for and conserve special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage. From the Statue of Liberty to the geysers of Yellowstone, to the vistas of the Grand Canyon and the volcanoes of Hawaii, the National Park Service is part of the fabric of American life. You can be part of this exciting and important mission.
Harpers Ferry Center in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, has created a variety of interpretive tools to assist NPS field interpreters. These tools include publications, wayside exhibits, audiovisual programs, museum exhibits, and historic furnishings. The Center also provides a variety of services: interpretive planning, conservation of objects, audiovisual equipment repair, graphics research, replacement of wayside exhibits, and the revision and reprinting of publications.
This position is located in the Media Development Group, Harpers Ferry Center (HFC), Harpers Ferry, WV. The primary role of the unit is to manage and track all the interpretive media projects that are accepted by the Center and provide media technical services to the National Park Service (NPS) parks and regions. This includes providing project management, media Contract Officer's Technical Representatives (COR), and other specific media technical services necessary to scope, plan, and resource project teams.
Jefferson County is rich in history and has an abundance of local cultural events, fine dining, boutique shopping and new shopping centers. Jefferson County is home to ever growing Shepherd University, two high schools, four middle schools, nine elementary schools, and one hospital. For more information, click Harpers Ferry Center Website.
- 25% or Greater
- Frequent travel to project sites or fabricators is required.
- U.S. Citizenship Required.
- Male applicants born after 12/31/59 require Selective Service Registration.
- Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication.
- Initial appointment may require a one year probationary period.
- See other requirements under the Qualifications section of this vacancy.
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