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    Park Ranger (Protection) apply laws and regulations to protect both visitors and resources of our National Parks, and ensure a safe visitor experience through patrols, emergency response, and investigations.

    Likely Entry on Duty: Mar-July 2022.

    Open to the first 250 applicants.

    Applications must be submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the 10/19/2021 to be considered.

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    Park Ranger (Protection) Standard Duties:

    • Enforce federal laws, regulations and policies.
    • Patrol front country and backcountry sites.
    • Emergency response (utilizing Incident Command System) including medical services, search and rescue, and wildland/structural fire suppression.
    • Facilitate visitor stewardship and orientation; wilderness management; boundary enforcement; protection of natural and cultural resources (e.g. wildlife, plants, archaeological sites, historic buildings).
    • Assist with preliminary investigations of felonies, crimes and violations of park rules, public use, safety requirements, and motor vehicle accidents.
    • Crowd control activities.
    • Proactively protects park resources from all forms of degradation.

    Additional duties for GS-7:
    • The incumbent will independently conduct law enforcement investigations into misdemeanor violations.
    • Under the supervision of a Type I commissioned personnel, investigate felony violations and fatalities.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/615075500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.