Army Corps of Engineers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide.

With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, our disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nation’s security by building and maintaining America’s infrastructure and providing military facilities where our servicemembers train, work and live. We are also researching and developing technology for our war fighters while protecting America’s interests abroad by using our engineering expertise to promote stability and improve quality of life.

Army Corps of Engineers Arkansas, USA
Apr 17, 2019
Temporary
7 vacancies in the following locations: Arkadelphia, AR  3 vacancies Royal, AR  4 vacancies Summary About the Position:   As a temporary Park Ranger assigned to DeGray Lake Field Office or Lake Ouachita Field Office, the incumbent will conduct regular, routine patrols in designated recreational areas to observe, inspect, and report on user activities and on-the-ground conditions, to maintain contact and liaison with and provide information to visitors, and to obtain specific information and data required by supervisor. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Conducting regular, routine patrols in recreational areas to insure proper use of facilities. Advising visitors of standard established restrictions, on camping areas, use of fire pits, proper methods for loading/unloading of watercraft, swimming areas and disposal of waste. Observing for evidence of erosion, fire hazards, vandalism, safety hazards, forest fires, general condition of site premises and facilities. Report findings to supervisor. Providing customer service to the public such as directions, locations of sites, facilities available and general inquiries. Assisting with missing or lost persons, rescue operation, investigating accidents, vandalism by use of radio contact. Possibly provide First Aid to injured persons. May involve operating a small watercraft or vehicle, two-way radio, exposure to weather elements and possible encounters with poisonous plants, insects and wildlife. Travel Required Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position less than 10% of the time for business. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Army Corps of Engineers Seattle, WA, USA
Apr 10, 2019
Full time
Summary About the Position : Located at the Lake Washington Ship Canal, the position works under close but gradually decreasing supervision of the Park Manager or higher graded Park Ranger until the trainee acquires the ability to perform the full range of duties of the GS-5 level. Routine tasks are spot checked; new tasks are closely reviewed in progress and upon completion for technical adequacy. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Information desk/recreation area duties including visitation and utilization data collection, explaining regulations, answering routine questions. Patrol park land and water areas by vehicle, on foot, bicycle or by boat. Enforce various Rules and Regulations. Issue verbal and written warnings. Report all vandalism/larceny or safety deficiencies of Government property. Investigate and report accidents which occur on government property involving vehicles, people, or property. Gather information for use by the Government in conjunction with such accidents. Conduct on-site inspection/oversight of contractor services (especially park attendants) in progress or upon completion to ascertain extent of quality and quantity of performance relative to contract provisions. Use a personal computer to store, retrieve, compile and transmit data related to project requirements. Collect survey and statistical data. Prepare a variety of management reports such as minor incident or Offense/Incident reports. Travel Required Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel up to 5% of the time for this position. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com