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    This position is part of the Midwest Region Refuges Seasonal Hiring. As a Student Trainee (Visitor Services) you will be responsible for assisting with the operations of the stations' visitor services program.

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    Duties may include, but are not limited to:

    - Assists with environmental education program as activity or small group leader.
    - Assists with overseeing the work of volunteers in a visitor center or on small work projects.
    - Provides communications services for operational activities in areas such as emergency assistance, law enforcement, and firefighting support.
    - Explains regulations to visitors and provides information and advice on approved activities and on the refuge's cultural, historical, and/or natural resources..
    - Develops and conducts interpretive talks and guided tour programs.
    - Assists with outreach activities such as working with "Friends" groups or other partners.
    - At the visitor center information desk, answers visitor's routine questions.
    - Performs special projects/miscellaneous assignments that are designed to develop knowledge of the Refuge System's functions and operating policies/procedures.
    - May operate passenger vehicles and light trucks, off road vehicles such as all-terrain vehicles and snow machines, and small watercraft.
    - Operates and performs minor maintenance on audiovisual equipment.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0099 General Student Trainee

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527715900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.