Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Forestry Aid in Virginia National Forests

2015 Seasonal Jobs on the Glenwood and Pedlar Ranger Districts. 

15-TEMP-R8462-3-AID-DT-MC Vacancy opening 02/17/2015 closing 02/23/2015
15-TEMP-R8462-4-TRLS-DT-MC Vacancy opening 02/17/2015 closing 02/23/2015

The positions are  posted at the USAJOBS website, the U.S. Government’s official site for jobs and employment information: https://www.usajobs.gov/

The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests, Glenwood & Pedlar Ranger Districts is advertising to fill up to eight (8) temporary positions, Forestry Aid, GS-462-03 for the 2015 summer recreation season. Vacancy announcement information is as follows: 15-TEMP-R8462-3-AID-DT-MC   Five (5) positions have a duty location of Lyndhurst, VA at Sherando Lake Recreation Area and Three (3) positions have a duty location at Natural Bridge Station, VA at the District Office compound.  These positions will primarily do recreation facility work, maintenance and improvement work to recreation facilities and non-motorized trails on the District.  Recreation facilities work will include fee collection, visitor contact, general forest user rules, garbage and litter pick-up, toilet cleaning, grass mowing and weed-eating, and minor construction and repair work.   

15-TEMP-R8462-4-TRLS-DT-MC  Two (2) positions with duty location of Natural Bridge Station, VA.  The positions will involve building trails, cleaning and brushing trail corridors, installing signage, and constructing drainage structures and bridges, while helping with mowing and weed eating of trailheads and parking lots of the trail system.

Government Housing is offered at the Lyndhurst duty station.


The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests offer many seasonal opportunities for the 2015 season.