Topic ID #34607 - posted 1/26/2015 12:43 AM

Park Guide, GS-05 - 5 vacancies, Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve, LA



Jennifer Palmer

Webmaster
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Job Announcement Number:HRCSS-JELA-15-1308906
SALARY RANGE:    $13.28 to $13.28 / Per Hour
OPEN PERIOD:    Monday, January 26, 2015 to Friday, January 30, 2015
SERIES & GRADE:    GS-0090-05
POSITION INFORMATION:    Full Time - Temporary NTE 1039 Hours
DUTY LOCATIONS:    5 vacancies in the following location(s):
Eunice, LA View Map
Lafayette, LA View Map
Marrero, LA View Map
New Orleans, LA View Map
Thibodaux, LA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:    United States Citizens
SECURITY CLEARANCE:    Not Applicable
SUPERVISORY STATUS:    No
JOB SUMMARY:
Experience your America by building a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service. The National Park Service preserves unimpaired, the natural and cultural resources and values of the national park system for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.
The HR Customer Services and Solutions group  is currently accepting applications to fill up to 5  temporary positions at Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve.  Appointments made under this announcement are limited to 1039 hours (six months) in a service year and may be terminated at any time. Appointments under this announcement are eligible for extension if workload and funding allow. Individuals selected under this vacancy announcement are eligible for rehire in subsequent service years. Anticipated Entry on Duty: December, 2014
The parks six sites are urban to rural.  New Orleans, three sites are near New Orleans, a city of more than 350,000, Lafayette is a city of 122,000, Thibodaux and Eunice are smaller cities of approximately 10-15,000 located in South Louisiana.  For more information please call ((see listing))
Park housing is not included or available.
 
This announcement is being advertised under delegated examining procedures and is open to all U.S. citizens. 
 
This announcement may be used to fill additional positions if identical vacancies occur within 90 days of the issue date of the referral certificate. 
 
APPLICANTS WHO DO NOT SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION WILL NOT RECEIVE FULL CONSIDERATION.
TRAVEL REQUIRED
Not Required
RELOCATION AUTHORIZED
No
KEY REQUIREMENTS
U.S. Citizenship required.
Background and/or Security Investigation required.
Selective Service Registration if applicable.
Must possess or be able to obtain state issued driver's license.
Wearing a National Park Service uniform is required.
DUTIES:
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Serves as Park Guide at any one of the six sites of the Jean Lafitte NHP&P.  Park Guide at the Center will be primarily manning the visitor center desk operations.  The Park Guide will meet, greet, orient and provide meaningful connections to the resource on a recurring basis.  The park guide will keep rangers informed of operational issues, and details.
Performs basic interpretive programming, and will maintain front desk operations.  Occasionally park guide will assist in walking tours, historic talks ,canoeing programs, summer camps with area youth, and art and music programs.
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Standing for long periods of time, walking for distances up to six miles daily, climbing and descending steep inclines, bending, and lifting moderately heavy items in a repetitive motion is required.  Mental stress and physical fatigue occur due to high volume of personal contacts, occasional emergency responses, and repetitive nature of interpretive programs.  Extreme physical exertion may be required while performing search and rescue, wildland fire fighting and other emergency response duties.
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT:  Work is performed indoors at the visitors center as well as in outdoor areas resulting in exposure to extreme temperatures, rain, snow, wind and direct sunlight.

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