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    This internship opportunity will start mid to late June 2019.
    To receive consideration for vacancies applicants must submit complete applications prior to the established cut-off date(s). Application cut-off dates are 03/27/19 and final of 04/19/19.

    All new hires earn the beginning salary of their pay grade (Step 1). See 2019 pay charts here https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/salaries-wages/2019/general-schedule/.

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    As a Student Trainee (Rangeland), GS-0499-3/4, your typical work assignments and/or responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following:

    As a student trainee, you will:
    Serve in a developmental role performing technical and basic professional duties pertaining to range management work such as inspecting allotments before and after grazing session for evidence of noncompliance with basic requirement of grazing permits such as detecting instances of grazing trespassing on Indian lands.
    Become familiar with conditions of water developments and proper distribution and movement of livestock to assist and participate in determining the proper steps to protect the range and other resources.
    Receive orientation pertaining to the organizational structure of the Bureau and its methods of working with rangeland management professionals in performing technical and basic professional duties pertaining to range management work.
    Receive other assignments to broaden knowledge of BIA activities in the related program functions, such as timber, fire, wildlife and recreation.

    The full performance level of this position is GS-4. Identification of promotion potential in this announcement does not constitute a commitment or an obligation on the part of management to promote the employee selected at some future date. A career ladder promotion is at the discretion of management, and in no way guaranteed.

    TELEWORK: Bureau of Indian Affairs has determined that the duties of the position are not suitable for telework under any circumstances.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required for summer rotational assignments and other developmental activities.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/526519600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.