Student Trainee (Park Guide),National Park Service,02-11-2019,USA Gov


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  • Open & closing dates

    02/11/2019 to 02/22/2019

    This job will close when we have received 100 applications which may be sooner than the closing date. Learn more

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 2 – 4

  • Salary

    $11.68 to $14.30 per hour

  • Appointment type

    Temporary – 1039

  • Work schedule



1 vacancy in the following locations:


    Mosca, CO

    1 vacancy


    Moab, UT

    few vacancies

Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible


This job is open to



    Current students enrolled in accredited educational institutions from high school to graduate level. Includes internships, pathways and other student programs.



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  • Duties


    GS-2 pay is 11.68 per hour
    GS-3 pay is 12.74 per hour
    GS-4 pay is 14.30 per hour

    There is no promotion potential as these are temporary positions. Positions will be filled at the GS-2, GS-3 and or GS-4 level

    Temporary appointment not-to-exceed one year but m­ay be extended each year without further competition, if you continue to meet the eligibility requirements under the Pathways Internship program and funding is available. The season is anticipated to be May through September.

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    • Presents informational talks, guided tours and demonstrations, following a prescribed outline, to various audiences to inform or educate.
    • Responds verbally to visitors inquiries for information, direction and guidance.
    • Educates customers regarding rules, regulations, and safety concerns to gain compliance.
    • Assist the public in planning visits to and recommending activities in the area. Respond to mail, email, and telephone information requests.
    • Assist in staffing information counter at the visitor center, serving as initial contact for visitors to the park, and providing information on park related activities and services.
    • Answer routine and repetitive visitor questions, and refer unfamiliar or non-routine questions to more senior staff members to learn from their answers.
    • Carry out recurring tasks including but not limited to stocking brochures and desk supplies, and keeping work areas organize and clean.
    • Assist with the fee collection operation at the park?s entrance station.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0099 General Student Trainee

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