Open to the first 50 applicants or 10/22/2021whichever comes first. All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.Learn more about this agency
As the Assistant Chief Ranger the Incumbent plans, develops. coordinates and directs complex programs as follows: a) preservation and protection of park resources; b) visitor safety; c) emergency operations in backcountry, lake and front-country portions of the park, including incident command, search and rescue/recover, Emergency Medical Services, structural and wildland fire control; d) regional dispatch center communications; e) aviation; f) wilderness; g) liaison with both the Arizona and Utah U.S. Attorneys, Federal magistrates, and Federal District Courts; and h) law enforcement investigations.
The incumbent is a Federal law enforcement officer. The primary duty of this position is that of a manager of law enforcement officers and first-line supervisor in rigorous positions. As such, extensive prior knowledge and experience in the enforcement of criminal laws of the United states through investigation, apprehension, education and detention of individuals suspected or convicted of violating these laws is mandatory.
AREA INFORMATION: Page, Arizona is located on the Arizona-Utah border, 135 miles north of Flagstaff, Arizona, the nearest larger community. Wahweap Sub-District is located seven miles from Page. Page looks out on beautiful Lake Powell which offers boating, associated water sports recreation and fishing. The surrounding land of the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area offers beautiful red rock country for hiking and backcountry recreational activity. Page is centrally located to many other National Parks, such as the Grand Canyon, Zion, Arches and Canyonlands to name a few. Page offers normal community amenities such as shopping, medical and dental facilities, schools K-12 and college courses available through local Coconino Community College. The area enjoys typical high desert climate with temperatures ranging from 100+ in summer to mid-teens in winter with low humidity and sunshine most days of the year. Elevation in Page is 4300 feet above sea level. Home purchases and rentals are available in the area. Government housing is not available.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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