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 the Interior. The opening is for a Wood Crafter in Grand Canyon, Arizona Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Wood Crafter – Grand Canyon, Arizona
National Park Service, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 460795Start Date: 05/28/2021End Date: 06/10/2021
To qualify, there is no specific length of training or experience required; however, your resume must demonstrate enough experience to show your ability to perform the duties of a Wood Crafter without more than normal supervision. Examples of such experience include: (1) assisting the supervisor in short-and long-range planning, coordinating, scheduling, and administration of the sign inventory maintenance program; (2) planning and lay out work from specifications, blueprints, sketches to design and construct signs, plaques, displays, etc. ; (3) working with computer software (Gerber Omega, Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, etc.) to design, scale, and format signs for printing; and (4) performing a variety of wood working tasks associated with the design, construction, installation, and maintenance and repair of signs, interpretive displays, cabinets, plaques, name tags, etc. SELECTIVE FACTOR: This position performs operation of vehicles up to 26,000 GVW’s during snow removal and heavy equipment operations, and a valid Class “AZ” Driver’s License is required. Candidates who do not meet this requirement by close of this announcement will receive no further consideration for this position, Note: You must submit a cop of your valid Class “AZ” Driver’s License with your application to be considered for this position. If your knowledge and ability in the SCREEN OUT factor above is not sufficient, you will receive no further consideration. In preparing your application, describe in detail the experience and training which you have had that specifically prepared you for this job and to perform the duties described for this job. Experience should be clearly described and documented in your resume. The qualifications reviewer will not assume performance of such duties by Job Titles alone. Address your knowledge, skills and/or abilities in the areas shown in the job-related factors. The following summarizes the qualification standard for this position found in the Job Qualifications System for Trades and Labor Occupations (Handbook X-118C) http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/Tabindx.asp. Volunteer Experience: 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. Part-time or Unpaid Experience: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held. Physical Effort: Moderate physical exertion is commonly involved, with occasional lifting and carrying of up to 50 pounds. Will seek assistance to carry heavier items safely. Work requires considerable bending, kneeling, arm movement, and work on ladders. Precise work requires long periods of standing and exercising fine muscle control. Work Environment: Works inside and outside in all weather conditions, exposed to varied conditions from hot and humid weather to cold and snowy. Temperatures vary from zero degrees on the rim to the low 100’s in the inner canyon at altitudes from 4,000ft to 9,000ft. The incumbent is exposed to noise, vibration, dust, dirt, hazardous driving condition, paint fumes, solvents and hazards related to routing, engraving, and all general sign and road maintenance. Must utilize all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); breathing apparatus, safety glasses, hearing protection, gloves, chaps, face shields, hard hats and other PPE. Scheduled and non-scheduled overtime is common. Required to work all hours of the day or night. Snowplow operations include heavy snow, slippery road surfaces and limited visibility.
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