Student Trainee (Forestry)

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Department Of Agriculture
A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.
It's an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.
The Internship Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of education institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in Federal agencies and explore careers while still in school and getting paid for work performed.
This is a vacancy announcement for one or more locations throughout the Forest Service. The number and location of positions to be filled will be dependent upon individual unit needs. Apply only to those locations where you are willing and able to travel and/or relocate to. Some locations may have temporary housing available. The tours of duty include full-time and part-time schedules.
There may be up multiple locations and positions filled under this announcement. These temporary positions will be filled as Intern Not to Exceed (NTE) appointments. The appointment may or may not be extended depending upon the unit's need and funding.
These positions will be filled at the GS-04 grade level. For information on the duties of the positions in Mississippi, please contact Caren Briscoe at at .
Salary wage as shown is for Rest of the U.S. (RUS). Specific wage rate will vary by location and may be higher or lower than the amount shown on the vacancy announcement. Please click the following link to search for a specific location on the General Schedule Pay Scale:
If you have questions on how to apply, please see the Agency Contact Information which is listed below.
Job Title: Student Trainee (Forestry)
Department: Department Of Agriculture
Agency: Forest Service
Job Announcement Number: 14-R8-0499-FOR-4-PW
SALARY RANGE: $28,269.00 to $28,269.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, March 17, 2014 to Friday, March 21, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0499-04
POSITION INFORMATION: Multiple Schedules - Internships
DUTY LOCATIONS: 2 vacancies - Ackerman, MS
WHO MAY APPLY: Students who are currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment on at least a half-time basis at a qualifying educational institution in a certificate, degree, or diploma program.

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