WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: All U.S. Citizens
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This position is located in the Division of Interpretation
and Education at the National Mall and Memorial Parks in Washington, DC.
National Mall and Memorial Parks contains some of the oldest
park lands in the National Park Service. The lands of the National Mall and
Memorial Parks include the Mall, extending from 3rd Street near the Capitol to
14th Street. The National Mall is the continuation of that space where park
icons such as the Washington Monument, WWII and Lincoln Memorials stand,
between the Potomac River and Capital Reflecting Pool. The park also includes
some 156 reservations, circles, fountains and other open spaces, all of which
serve as the nation's front yard. Ford's Theater, The House where Lincoln died,
Potomac Park and Hains Point are also among the areas that constitute National
Mall and Memorial Parks.
include a variety of tasks associated with visitor services and the use and
monitoring of park resources.
This position is subject to furlough. Employee cannot be in
a pay status for more than 24 pay periods in any service year. Incumbent will be
placed in a non-pay status approximately two months per year.
Physical Demands: Work requires
standing for long periods of time, walking for long distances, climbing and
descending steep inclines, bending, and lifting moderately heavy items.
Physical effort is required to climb up and down approximately 900 steps. May
have to evacuate large groups down the stairs. Mental stress and physical
fatigue occur due to high volume of personal contacts, emergency responses and
repetitive nature of interpretive programs.
Work Environment: Work is performed
both indoors and outdoors resulting in exposure to a variety of weather
conditions. May conduct staircase and elevator tours
in confined and cramped spaces that are up to 500 feet in elevation with
limited or no view of the ground.