Public Affairs Specialist Job

Vacancy No. 24-CHI-OCR-12184324-DP Department Forest Service
Salary $69,107.00 to $89,835.00 Grade 11 to 11
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/30/2023 Close Date 7/31/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Hoonah, AKKetchikan, AKPetersburg, AKSitka, AK
Wrangell, AKAlturas, CABishop, CABridgeport, CA
Cedarville, CAEureka, CAKernville, CANevada City, CA
Placerville, CAPorterville, CAQuincy, CASolvang, CA
Sonora, CASusanville, CAYreka, CAAspen, CO
Bayfield, COCanon City, COCarbondale, COColorado Springs, CO
Conifer, CODel Norte, CODelta, CODolores, CO
Durango, COEagle, COFairplay, COGlenwood Springs, CO
La Jara, COLeadville, COMeeker, COMinturn, CO
Pagosa Springs, COPueblo, CORifle, COSalida, CO
Silverthorne, COSpringfield, COAshton, IDAvery, ID
Boise, IDBonners Ferry, IDBurley, IDCascade, ID
Challis, IDCoeur d'Alene, IDCouncil, IDDriggs, ID
Dubois, IDElk City, IDEmmett, IDFairfield, ID
Garden Valley, IDIdaho City, IDIdaho Falls, IDIsland Park, ID
Jerome, IDKamiah, IDKetchum, IDKooskia, ID
Leadore, IDLowman, IDMackay, IDMcCall, ID
Montpelier, IDMountain Home, IDNew Meadows, IDNorth Fork, ID
Orofino, IDPocatello, IDPotlatch, IDPriest River, ID
Saint Anthony, IDSaint Maries, IDSalmon, IDSandpoint, ID
Smelterville, IDSoda Springs, IDStanley, IDWeiser, ID
White Bird, IDYellow Pine, IDElkhart, KSAshland, MT
Augusta, MTBigfork, MTBillings, MTBozeman, MT
Butte, MTCameron, MTChoteau, MTDarby, MT
Dillon, MTEnnis, MTEureka, MTGardiner, MT
Great Falls, MTHamilton, MTHarlowton, MTHelena, MT
Hungry Horse, MTHuson, MTKalispell, MTLibby, MT
Livingston, MTLolo, MTMiles City, MTMissoula, MT
Neihart, MTPhilipsburg, MTPlains, MTRed Lodge, MT
Seeley Lake, MTStanford, MTStevensville, MTSuperior, MT
Townsend, MTTrout Creek, MTTroy, MTWest Yellowstone, MT
White Sulphur Springs, MTWisdom, MTWise River, MTChadron, NE
Halsey, NEAustin, NVCarson City, NVElko, NV
Ely, NVLas Vegas, NVSparks, NVTonopah, NV
Wells, NVWinnemucca, NVBismarck, NDDickinson, ND
Lisbon, NDWatford City, NDCamp Crook, SDHot Springs, SD
Lemmon, SDRapid City, SDSpearfish, SDBear River City, UT
Beaver, UTCedar City, UTDuchesne, UTDutch John, UT
Ephraim, UTEscalante, UTFerron, UTFillmore, UT
Heber City, UTHuntsville, UTKamas, UTLoa, UT
Logan, UTManila, UTMoab, UTMonticello, UT
Ogden, UTPanguitch, UTPleasant Grove, UTPrice, UT
Richfield, UTSaint George, UTSalt Lake City, UTSouth Jordan, UT
Spanish Fork, UTTeasdale, UTVernal, UTAfton, WY
Big Piney, WYCody, WYDubois, WYEvanston, WY
Jackson, WYKemmerer, WYLander, WYMoran, WY
Mountain View, WYPinedale, WYSundance, WY

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


This is an open and continuous announcement. See Additional Information section for more information. Applications will expire every 90 days. To remain active for consideration, applicants must resubmit their application. Positions may be filled at one or more of the duty locations included in this announcement.

Final determination of the duty location will be made at the time of the job offer.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

You will be evaluated in accordance with the category rating procedure as defined in the USDA Demonstration Project Plan. Applicants who meet the basic minimum qualification requirements established for the position will be placed in the Eligible category. You will be further evaluated against criteria for placement in the Quality category. This evaluation is based on the level of your experience, education, and/or training as determined by your responses to the Assessment Questionnaire. Individuals with veterans' preference are listed ahead of applicants who do not have veterans' preference within each category.

Note: If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities, or you may be found ineligible. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating. Providing inaccurate information on Federal documents could be grounds for non-selection or disciplinary action up to including removal from the Federal service.

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