Fisheries Biologist

Job Announcement Number:
17-NCH-SAFFS225411-RG_REV
Location Name:
Elk City, Idaho
Department:
Department Of Agriculture
Agency:
Forest Service
Occupation Code:
0482
Pay Plan:
GS
Appointment Duration:
Recent Graduates
Opening Date:
Monday, October 3, 2016
Closing Date:
Friday, October 7, 2016
Job Status:
Full-Time
Salary:
$40,033.00 to $40,033.00 / Per Year
Pay Grade(s):
07 to 07
Who May Apply:
Recent Graduates from qualifying institutions having completed an academic program within the preceding two years. Preference eligible veterans who were precluded by their military service obligation from meeting this requirement will have up to six years to apply.
Job Summary:
The link to the hiring event at the Society of American Foresters national convention can be found at: go.usa.gov/xKWwH The SAF national convention will be located at the Monona Terrace, One John Nolen Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53703. Directions and parking for the Monona Terrace can be found at: http://www.mononaterrace.com/directions_and_parking/ Interviews will occur onsite, but also via phone, for those applicants who cant attend the national convention in Madison, Wisconsin. Selections will be made from the combined applicant pool of those who apply online and onsite. If you need reasonable accommodation at the SAF national convention, please contact Nita Wornom at nwornom@fs.fed.us The Recent Graduates Program affords developmental experiences in the Federal Government intended to promote possible careers in the civil service to individuals who have recently graduated from qualifying educational institutions or programs. This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion procedures as announcement number 17-0117-302120FS-HDR. Current permanent Forest Service employees with competitive status, applicants who are eligible under the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act, and USDA CTAP/RPL eligibles may apply to both announcements. This position may be filled at the GS-07 grade level with promotion potential to the GS-11. This is a Fish Biologist position on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest and is located in Elk City, ID. For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Tony Scardina at 406-329-3604 ascardina@fs.fed.us . PLEASE NOTE: This vacancy is limited to the first 50 applications received. All applications received by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on the day that the 50th application is reached will be accepted and reviewed for referral. The vacancy announcement will remain open until the closing date indicated, however, only the next 50 applicants who apply after the initial cut-off number is reached will be considered for referral if the first certificate has an insufficient applicant pool. If you un-submit your application to make changes or updates, the date the application is last submitted will be used to determine if the cut-off number was met. You are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

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