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SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT - Department Of Agriculture - Harpers Ferry, WV

Job Title:SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Agency:Forest Service
Job Announcement Number:14-TEMP115107-013862JB-DT

SALARY RANGE:

$15.15 to $15.15 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:

Friday, February 07, 2014 to Tuesday, February 11, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

GS-0186-05

POSITION INFORMATION:

Part-Time - Temporary

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

5

DUTY LOCATIONS:

3 vacancies - Harpers Ferry, WV

WHO MAY APPLY:

US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.

SUPERVISORY STATUS:

No

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.


This position is temporary and has a Not-to-Exceed date. However, an extension of the appointment may be possible without further competition. The appointment may also end early due to lack of work or funds.
This position is located in a residential group living situation on a Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center. The purpose of the position is to assist in supervising group living activities and to provide practical counselling to students.
This position is located at the Harpers Ferry Job Corps Center. 
For additional information about the duties of the position, please contact, Milton Klaus at 304-724-3417 or mklaus@fs.fed.us
TEMPORARY APPOINTMENT: Some positions will have varying work schedules. Some positions may have irregular and protracted hours of work. Tours of duty include full-time or less than full-time and will involve working weekends or irregular work hours. Considerable travel may be required. Some positions involve work that requires travel away from the official duty location to remote worksites within commuting distance (49 miles).
Positions will be filled as a temporary appointment up to 6 months.
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.

TRAVEL REQUIRED

  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED

  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen/National to apply
  • Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service
  • Requires the selectee to obtain or possess a Commercial Drivers License
  • Subject to a negative drug test prior to entrance on duty