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Biological Science Aid – Multiple Locations
Forest Service, Department of Agriculture
Job ID: 154839Start Date: 09/30/2019End Date: 10/15/2019
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-03: 6 (six) months of general experience.
General experience is defined as: Farm/ranch labor, such as feeding and tending livestock or general maintenance of farm/ranch facilities. OR work in a greenhouse, nursery or landscape business tending plants and performing general labor tasks. OR work as an animal caretaker in a laboratory, zoo or pet store. OR other work experience, paid or unpaid, that demonstrates an ability to learn and perform the work of this position. OR
Successful completion of 1 year above high school that included at least 6 semester hours in any combination of scientific or technical courses such as biology, chemistry, statistics, entomology, animal husbandry, botany, physics, agriculture, or mathematics.-OR Completion of an intensive, specialized course of study of less than 1 year may meet in full the experience requirements for GS-3. Courses of this type normally require completion of up to 40 hours per week of instruction rather than the usual 20 hours per week, and are usually of at least 3 months duration. Such courses may have been obtained through a variety of programs such as those offered by business or technical schools, and through military training programs. To be creditable, such a course must have been designed specifically as career preparation for the work of the position being filled, and must have provided the applicant with the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to do the work.-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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