Forestry Technicians and Lead Forestry Technicians

  • National Park Service
  • Glacier National Park Headquarters, Grinnell Drive, West Glacier, MT, USA
  • Dec 14, 2018
Temporary Conservation/ Natural Resources Forestry

Job Description

Summary

These positions are located in Glacier National Park, in the Science and Resources Management Division.

Temp 1039: Temporary positions not-to-exceed 1039 regular hours in a service year may be terminated sooner or extended depending on management needs. The typical seasonal entry-on-duty period for Glacier National Park is End of April - October, but can be variable during these months due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: April 21, 2019.

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Responsibilities

GS-04

  • Conduct field implementation of non-native invasive plant field program; including survey, monitoring and treatment using chemical, biological, mechanical and/or cultural control methods. This work will be lead and monitored by higher graded employees.
  • Participate in hazard tree management activities including conducting hazard tree surveys and mitigation action which may include cutting trees and debris removal as directed by higher graded employees.
  • Assist in fence construction and repair for livestock trespass.

GS-05

  • Assist in field implementation of non-native invasive plant field program; including survey, monitoring and treatment using chemical, biological, mechanical and/or cultural control methods.
  • Lead hazard tree management activities including conducting hazard tree surveys and mitigation action which may include cutting trees and debris removal.
  • Lead fence construction and repair for livestock trespass.

GS-06

  • Provide instructions and oversight in the work of students, volunteers and coworkers involved in invasive plant and hazard tee management activities. Use personal judgment to adjust methods or procedures in field work as needed.

Government housing may be available.

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Job Level

Entry-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 4 - 6 Salary $14.30 to $19.82 per hour. Subject to change in 2019