Park Ranger (VSS)

  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Willows, CA, USA
  • May 14, 2019
Full time Communication - Public Outreach Environmental Education - Interpretation Outdoor Recreation - Guides- Trails - Wilderness Parks

Job Description

Summary

This position is part of the R8-Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Complex. As a Park Ranger (VSS) you will be responsible for delivering environmental education programs, supporting the Junior Duck Stamp program and welcoming and orienting visitors at our Visitor Center.

This is a temporary appointment, not-to-exceed 1 year, which may be extended for a total appointment of 2 years.

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Responsibilities

  • Develop and present a variety of interpretive programs including orientation talks, conducted walks, and demonstrations to a variety of general public audiences or school groups.
  • Assist with the development of interpretive materials such as brochures, guidebooks, handouts, and exhibits.
  • Assist with the recruitment and training of volunteers.
  • Assist with the management of wildlife-dependent recreation opportunities such as hunting, fishing, wildlife observation, wildlife photography, and environmental education.
  • Communicate information effectively with visitors and staff.
  • Draft a variety of written materials including news releases, articles, and event flyers.
  • Prepare and conduct environment and educational programs for a variety of audiences.

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Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 5 Salary $33,949 to $44,130 per year