Job opening: Lead Visitor Services Assistant
Salary: $27 - 35 per hour
Published at: Jan 02 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
This position is located in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, in the Visitor and Resources Protection (Law Enforcement, Security, and Emergency Services) division.
This announcement is being advertised concurrently under number AK-1537-GLBA-24-12244358-DE, which is open to all qualified persons. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.
All qualifications must be met by the closing date of this announcement-01/10/2024-unless otherwise stated in this vacancy announcement.
Credit will be given for all appropriate qualifying experience. For current Federal employees, if hours worked per week are not included on your resume, you must submit a non-award SF-50 as part of your application to be used to validate your work schedule and determine the amount of specialized experience that you will be granted. An award SF-50 will not be acceptable documentation for which to consider your amount of qualifying experience. For all other applicants who are not current federal employees, your resume must state either "full-time" (or "40 hours a week") or "part-time" with the number of hours worked per week to ensure proper crediting of specialized experience.
For periods of time that reflect military service, the DD-214 or Statement of Service is sufficient to meet the full and/or part-time hours requirement as the service dates will be reflected.
To qualify for this position at the GS-07 grade level, you must possess the following minimum qualifications by close of the announcement:
EXPERIENCE: At least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-06 grade level in the Federal service (obtained either in the private or public sectors) which is in or related to the position to be filled. Specialized experience includes activities such as: provides information and assistance to the public in a business or recreation setting involving safety, environmental impact and recreational resources including such activities like camping, fishing and other activities connected with park resources; develops, prepares, and delivers informational materials to varied audiences; operates radios and independently makes rapid decisions based upon available information and handle emergency dispatch situations; conducts search and rescue and provides basic emergency medical services. You must include hours per week worked.
When describing the nature of your duties (e.g., your paid or unpaid work or volunteer experience), please be extremely clear, thorough, and specific. We will not make assumptions regarding your experience. Make sure your resume includes detailed information to support your qualifications and answers to the job questionnaire. For additional information on what to include in your resume, click here. For information on what you should leave out of your resume, click here. The following five-minute video may also be helpful for creating and updating your federal resume: click here.
Volunteer Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
There is no substitution of education for experience at the grade level of this announcement.
- Address Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
P O Box 140
Gustavus, AK 99826
- Name: Tracy Noetzelman
- Phone: 907-644-3336
- Email: [email protected]