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Forestry Technician (Fire)

Company Name:
Department Of Agriculture
### JOB SUMMARY:
A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation''s most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.
It''s an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.
There will two (2) positions filled with this vacancy. Both positions are located within the Intermountain Region on the Payette National Forest. One of the positions will be located on the Weiser Ranger District in Weiser, Idaho, and the other position will be located on the Krassell Ranger District in McCall, Idaho. The incumbent of these positions serves as fire operations specialist in support of District/Zone fire management programs. The primary mission of these positions is to serve as a technical specialist in the area of fire suppression and fire leadership in support of the unit's initial attack fire suppression effort.
For additional information about the duties of the position located on the Weiser Ranger District in Weiser, Idaho, should be directed to Eric Platz at , or e-mail at .us.
For additional information about the duties of the position located on the Krassell Ranger District in McCall, Idaho, should be directed to Forrest Behm at , or e-mail at .us.
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion Announcement Number 14-0412-013163G-MAS. Current or former Federal employees may apply to both announcements, but should be sure to apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement in order to avoid losing consideration since different referral criteria apply to each type of announcement. Disabled veterans, candidates with 3 or more years of active duty military service, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities may apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement if they meet the criteria outlined in the announcement and submit supporting documentation.
The USDA Forest Service has legislative authority to recruit and fill Permanent (Career/Career-Conditional), Temporary, and Term Appointments under the USDA Demonstration Project. Under this authority, any U.S. citizen may apply.
Job Title: Forestry Technician (Fire)
Department: Department Of Agriculture
Agency: Forest Service
Job Announcement Number: 14-0412-013163DP-MAS
SALARY RANGE: $43,389.00 to $43,389.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, March 31, 2014 to Monday, April 14, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0462-08
POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time - Permanent
PROMOTION POTENTIAL: 08
DUTY LOCATIONS: 2 vacancies in the following location(s):
WHO MAY APPLY: US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Not Applicable
SUPERVISORY STATUS: No

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