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Landscape Architect – Multiple Locations
National Park Service, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 462957Start Date: 06/04/2021End Date: 06/17/2021
All qualifications must be met by the closing date of this announcement-06/17/2021-unless otherwise stated in this vacancy announcement. Credit will be given for all appropriate qualifying experience. For current Federal employees, if hours worked per week are not included on your resume, you must submit a non-award SF-50 for each federal position listed as part of your application to be used to validate your work schedule and determine the amount of qualifying experience that you will be granted. An award SF-50 will not be acceptable documentation for which to consider your amount of qualifying experience. For all other applicants who are not current federal employees, your resume must state either “full-time” (or “40 hours a week”) or “part-time” with the number of hours worked per week to ensure proper crediting of specialized experience. Failure to adequately provide information needed to determine number of hours worked in each position may result in that time not being credited when evaluating qualifying experience. For periods of time that reflect military service, the DD-214 or Statement of Service is sufficient to meet the full and/or part-time hours requirement as the service dates will be reflected. Basic Requirement for Landscape Architect, GS-0807-11/12: 1). Possess a degree in landscape architecture or landscape design. YOU MUST SUBMIT YOUR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS.
2). Possess a combination of education and experience – for each year short of graduation, I have 1 year of experience under professional leadership and guidance of such character and diversity as to be a satisfactory substitute for the required education. The experience includes original landscape design. YOU MUST SUBMIT YOUR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS. -AND- GS-11 Level: To qualify for this position at the GS-11 grade level, you must possess at least one of the following minimum qualifications by close of the announcement: EXPERIENCE: At least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service (obtained in either the public or private sectors). This experience includes activities such as: creating graphic, conceptual landscape architecture mapping, and recreation drawings, organize simple or routine planning projects for comprehensive land use planning, recreation management and open space preservation. Engage in with agencies, groups, stakeholders to develop conservation or recreation projects. Provide technical assistance in river and trail conservation planning. Collect, organize, and present information about such projects to decision makers and general audiences. Your resume must support this experience. You must include hours per week worked.
EDUCATION: Successful completion of at least three (3) years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. degree or a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in Landscape Architecture or Landscape Design. You must include transcripts.
COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Successful completion of a combination of education and experience as described above. This combination of progressively higher-level related graduate education beyond the first year and appropriate specialized experience as described above that together meets the qualification requirements for this position. You must include transcripts. GS-12 Level: To qualify for this position at the GS-11 grade level, you must possess the following minimum qualifications by close of the announcement: EXPERIENCE: Possess one year (full-time) of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 grade in the federal service which includes tasks such as: serving as a specialist creating graphic, conceptual landscape architecture mapping, and recreation drawings which utilizes contemporary computer programs to articulate collaborative project visions. Specialty in organizing and directing complex collaborative planning projects for comprehensive land use involving river and trail conservation, recreation management and open space preservation. Engage in active participation with a variety of professional and non-professional agencies, groups, stakeholders to develop conservation or recreation programs. Serve as a specialist providing technical assistance in multi-disciplinary fields of river and trail conservation planning to connect people to natural resources. Collecting, organizing and presenting information about such projects to decision makers and general audiences. Your resume must support this experience. 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.
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