Park Rangers

  • U.S. Bureau of Land Management
  • Arcata, CA, USA
  • Dec 15, 2018
Full time Communication - Public Outreach Conservation/ Natural Resources Outdoor Recreation - Guides- Trails - Wilderness

Job Description

Summary

Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. 

For additional information about the agency visit the Bureau of Land Management, California website.

All positions may not be filled or they may be filled at different times depending on budget, hiring needs, and requirements.  These positions are temporary and are expected to last approximately 6 months. These positions have no promotion potential.

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Responsibilities

These positions are located at the BLM, CA Arcata Field Office or the King Range National Conservation Area in Whitethorn, CA. 

NOTE: These are not Law Enforcement positions. 

Park Rangers support the BLM park and recreation programs. They work with the public to provide information and guidance. Duties may include but are not limited to; participating in evaluating visitor use patterns, preparing and maintaining recreation sites, and monitoring conditions of sites and natural and cultural resource. Park Rangers may develop and conduct interpretive hikes, walks, talks, and demonstrations to a variety  if age groups. They conduct patrols, safety inspections, and respond to emergency situations. 

Work is mostly performed outdoors in all types of weather on rugged terrain to include; steep, wet, muddy, rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces. Position requires physical exertion such as, but not limited to,driving over unpaved roads, walking over rough terrain, standing for long periods of time, bending, digging, hiking, lifting, or similar activities. Duties may require carrying heavy backpacks, tools, rescue equipment, or other loads. Work may involve early morning hours, daytime hours, or night hours, and may require working holidays. 

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Job Level

Entry-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 04 - 07 Salary $29,847 to $53,773 per year