The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Agriculture. The opening is for a Forestry Technician (Climbing Ranger) in Multiple Locations Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Forestry Technician (Climbing Ranger) – Multiple Locations
Forest Service, Department of Agriculture
Job ID: 3998Start Date: 09/18/2018End Date: 10/12/2018
You must possess the Basic Requirements identified below to be considered eligible for this position. Transcripts must be provided for qualifications based on education. Your application or resume must clearly show that you possess the appropriate experience requirements.
GS-04: (6) Six months of general experience and (6) six months of specialized experience equivalent to at least a GS-03 grade level. General experience is defined as: Performed farm/ranch labor, such as feeding/tending livestock or general maintenance of farm/ranch facilities; worked in a greenhouse, nursery or landscaping e.g., planting, moving, watering, and tending plants; worked as an animal caretaker in a laboratory, zoo or pet store; volunteer work at a park, youth camp, hospital, community sports league, local fire department.Specialized experience is defined as: Trail maintenance/construction, constructing trail tread, or related tasks; assisted in keeping records on campsite inventory and condition surveys and/or prepared reports to compute, compile, and present data; inspected and cleaned areas, such as campsites and recreational areas, checked compliance with rules/regulations, restored stock impacted areas, and monitored visitor use; performed support such as forestry, range, or park technician, wild land firefighter, etc.OR
Successful completion of 2 years of study above high schoolthat included at least 12 semester hours in any combination of courses such as forestry, agriculture, crop or plant science, range management or conservation, wildlife management, watershed management, soil science, natural resources (except marine fisheries and oceanography), outdoor recreation management, civil or forest engineering, or wildland fire science. No more than 3 semester hours in mathematics is creditable.-OR
A combination of education and experience listed above.
To receive consideration for this position, you must meet all qualification requirements on the closing date of this announcement.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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