National Park Service, Department of the Interior
Career-Seasonal appointments are permanent positions and include the same benefits as Career appointments, but do not provide work on a year-round basis.
You will work from approximately 25 pay periods, and you will be in a non-pay status for the remainder of the year.
Open to the first 50 applicants or until 06/21/2021 whichever comes first.
All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.
All qualifications must be met by the closing date of this announcement-06/21/2021-unless otherwise stated in this vacancy announcement.
Credit will be given for all appropriate qualifying experience.
To receive credit for experience, your resume MUST clearly indicate the nature of the duties and responsibilities for each position, starting and ending dates of employment (month/year), and the resume must reflect full and/or part-time or total number of hours worked (i.e., work 40+ hours a week, rather than indicating full-time).
If part-time, the hours must be annotated to be able to pro-rate the amount of qualified specialized experience.
EXPERIENCE: At least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-06 grade level in the Federal service (obtained in either the public or private sectors).
This experience includes activities such as performing biological science tasks common to natural resource management such as research activity or control program work conducting environmental monitoring and management activities, such as wildlife inventory and monitoring activities for sea turtles or other wildlife species.
For example, experience conducting, coordinating, leading, administering and executing a wide variety of field techniques pertaining to wildlife management and /or gathering physical science data related to wildlife.
Experience should have included field work to document and assess presence, abundance, reproduction, management issues, population dynamics and climate conditions using established protocols and standard scientific equipment; and managing and summarizing wildlife using computer software (such as Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, ArcGIS, Pathfinder Office, or comparable software).n-OR-nEDUCATION: Successful completion of at least one year of graduate education directly related to the position (biology, animal husbandry, wildlife management, or ecology.).
One year of full-time graduate education is the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study.
If that information cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered as satisfying the 1 year of full-time study requirement.
Transcripts must be uploaded to your application materials.n-OR-nSuccessful completion of a combination of education and experience as described above.
For example: 6 months of specialized experience as stated above, and half a year of graduate level education (9 semester hours).
Transcripts must be uploaded to your application materials.
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.
Salary: 43K-56K Per Year
How to Apply
Please follow the application procedure at www.usajobs.gov for more info.
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