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    Summary

    These positions are located in four different parks - Midwest Regional Office, in the Interpretation Division.

    These are Full-Time temporary positions not-to-exceed 1039 regular hours (about 6 months) in a service year. Positions may be terminated sooner or extended depending on management needs. The typical season is April -September, but can be change due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: April/May 2019

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    Responsibilities

    • Conducts basic research of topics for the purpose of providing interpretive programs, both orally and/or in writing.
    • Presents a variety of formal and informal programs including orientation talks, environmental education programs, conducted walks, demonstrations and campfire programs.Informs visitors about park facilities and resources. Duties are performed on or off-site at locations designated by the park, e.g. visitor centers, campgrounds, historical sites, auditoriums, etc.
    • Learns park resources by reviewing published maps, park research materials, and other documents previously prepared by park rangers and other professionals and by talking with park staff.
    • Provides assistance in connection with one-time or annual celebrations related to the programs and themes of the park and assists in the operations of special events.
    • Operates a variety of audiovisual and other equipment used in connection with interpretive material, e.g., projectors, cassettes and video equipment.
    • As assigned, may serve as a member of all-risk operations, e.g. search and rescue, wild land and structural fires, etc. and perform emergency medical services.
    • As assigned, performs various administrative duties, e.g., scheduling, gathering routine information for reports, compilation of statistical data, etc.



    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0025 Park Ranger

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/524354100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.