Job Title:Biological Science Technician (Natural Resources)
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Job Announcement Number:14-0921-40881DP-BFP
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|$28,269.00 to $31,628.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, May 05, 2014 to Wednesday, May 14, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Parsons, WV 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.
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion Announcement Number 14-0921-40881G-BFP. Current or former Federal employees may apply to both announcements, but should be sure to apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement in order to avoid losing consideration since different referral criteria apply to each type of announcement. Disabled veterans, candidates with 3 or more years of active duty military service, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities may apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement if they meet the criteria outlined in the announcement and submit supporting documentation.
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.
Permanent Seasonal: The incumbent will be guaranteed 18 pay periods of full-time work. However, there may be a possibility to work more. You will then be placed in non-pay / non-duty status for the remainder of the year.
This position is located on Monongahela National Forest, Chest/Potomac Ranger District; duty location is Parsons, West Virginia.
For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Troy Waskey at 304-257-4488 ext. 13 or 304-478-2000 ext. 104 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The incumbent performs a variety of routine and frequently complex tasks involving techniques and practices relating to natural resources, i.e., water, land, food, plants, animals, and soils.
- Occasional Travel
- 1 or less nights per month may be required.
- US Citizenship is required.
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
- A 1-year probationary period is required.