Park Ranger Job

Vacancy No. SWGJ170000011928536D Department U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Salary $26,150.00 to $43,975.00 Grade 03 to 05
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 3/24/2017 Close Date 12/29/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Park Ranger

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Few vacancies in the following locations:

  • Pikeville, KY
  • Van Lear, KY
  • Bainbridge, OH
  • Conesville, OH
  • Delaware, OH
** Additional Locations are listed below. **
Work Schedule is Full Time - Seasonal

Opened Friday 3/24/2017

Closes Friday 12/29/2017

  • Salary Range
    $26,150.00 to $43,975.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    United States Citizens
  • Control Number
  • Job Announcement Number
Job Overview

Job Overview


Looking for a great place to work?  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE or "The Corps") is one of the best in America!  In the last three years alone, USACE has moved up 68 spots in the annual Best Places to Work in government rankings; ranking #111 of 320 agency subcomponents.  Also, USACE ranked #128 out of 500 employers on Forbes' "America's Best Employers" of 2015 list. From this list, the Corps ranked #10 in the government services industry, #6 in the federal government, and #8 in the engineering field. Follow this link for more information about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is an innovative, transformative organization providing engineering solutions to customers worldwide. Working at the Corps as a civilian employee means making a direct contribution to war fighters and their families; supporting overseas contingency operations; developing technology and systems that save the lives of soldiers and civilians; providing disaster relief; and protecting and enhancing the environment and the national economy.

This is a permanent, full time, Seasonal position. Seasonal employment means annually recurring periods of work of less than 12 months each year. Seasonal employees are permanent employees who are placed in non-duty/non-pay status and recalled to duty in accordance with pre-established conditions of employment.

About the Position:
This position will be for a Park Ranger within the Huntington, WV District with the Operations and Readiness Division.  Several locations are included.  The initial cut-off for referral consideration is April 10, 2017;  applications received by this date will have the first opportunity for review.  Afterward, referrals will be pulled as vacancies occur.  You are responsible for ensuring that all required documents are in your application package the time of submission.

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

If selected and not currently residing in the local commuting area of the position's duty location, you must be willing to relocate to the commuting area within 30 days of accepting the tentative job offer. Relocation costs will not be paid or reimbursed. Employer-sponsored housing is not available and will not be authorized.


  • Advise visitors concerning safety, fire prevention, and proper and authorized use of recreational facilities.
  • Develop and conduct interpretive talks and guided tour programs.
  • Inspect facilities and check for compliance with rules and regulations.
  • Collect cash receipts (user fees) and deposits in a designated depository.
  • Prepare displays for posting on project bulletin boards.
  • Conduct on-foot and motorized patrols of project land and water ways.
  • Investigate stream pollution due to logging, mining and manufacturing processes, etc.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Additional Duty Location Info

    Few vacancies in the following locations

    • Pikeville, KY
    • Van Lear, KY
    • Bainbridge, OH
    • Conesville, OH
    • Delaware, OH
    • Nellie, OH
    • New Holland, OH
    • Zanesville, OH
    • Haysi, VA
    • Burnsville, WV
    • East Lynn, WV
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department of the Army

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Central Resume Processing Center
Phone: (000)000-0000


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Aberdeen Proving Ground

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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