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    This position is located in the Division of Visitor and Resource Protection and is the Deputy Chief Ranger, working directly for the Chief Ranger of Yosemite National Park.

    Open to the first 50 applicants or 08/02/2021whichever comes first. All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.

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    You will serve as the principle staff and operations officer for the management and supervisor of the majority of Ranger activities within Yosemite National Park.

    You will provide overall leadership, coordination and direction for field law enforcement, search and rescue, emergency medical services, resources protection and prosecution of crimes. The Yosemite Ranger Activities program supervised by this position is the most complex in the National Park Service. The Law enforcement program is a complex mixture of prevention and reaction with over 6000 incidents annually. The Search and Rescue Program is very complex with over 250 incidents annually and strong involvement with outside agency cooperators. Formal agreements exist with five county governments and with the State of California, Office of Emergency Services. The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Program is one of the most complex in the Service handling over 800 basic and advanced life support incidents annually and involves working through agreements with seven hospitals, NPS-WASO, US Public Health Service and the State of California EMS Office.

    You will provide overall programming, planning and operational direction to the park-wide Law Enforcement, Search and Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services programs. Reviews and develops policies for the full range of emergency services programs. These policies must be written to ensure compliance with DOI-RM9, DM 446, existing case law and latest legal precedent.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position. You must obtain a government charge card for travel purposes.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • 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/608151200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.