OUTREACH NOTICE The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests James River Ranger District Covington, Va. Permanent Full Time Forest Service Job Forestry Technician Position, Timber GS-0462-7
REPLY BY JUNE 30, 2014 The James River Ranger District (Covington, Virginia) and Warm Springs Ranger District (Hot Springs, Virginia) are currently seeking candidates for a permanent full time forestry technician position. This position will perform a wide variety of duties in support of the timber and silvicultural programs. Major tasks include timber stand improvement, reforestation, stand exams, site preparation, contract inspections, insect and disease surveys, timber marking, and wildlife habitat improvement. This position will be expected to assist in other resource management areas such as fire (both prescribed and wildfire suppression, within training and physical capabilities), lands (mostly boundary line maintenance), and road maintenance work (basic items like right-of-way clearing and culvert/ditch maintenance). This outreach notice is being circulated to inform prospective applicants of this upcoming opportunity. Watch for the actual position on www.usajobs.gov. For information about the George Washington-Jefferson National Forests or the District, please visit our Forest web site at www.fs.fed.us/r8/gwjeff . Information about Covington is available at www.covington.va.us. Information about Hot Springs is available at www.tourbath.com.
To express interest about this position, please fill out the information on the next page and email that page to Kathy Spurgeon at [email protected]
no later than JUNE 30, 2014. For More Information For questions about the James River District , please contact Patrick Sheridan, District Ranger [email protected]
Telephone: 540-962-2214, or 540-839-2521.
Outreach Notice Form Forestry Technician Position, Timber 0462-7 George Washington & Jefferson National Forests James River Ranger District Return by JUNE 30, 2014 Name ___________________________________________
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