Yosemite National Park is seeking candidates interested in a full-time protection ranger position in Yosemite Valley. This is a lateral reassignment opportunity for a Level I commissioned ranger into a 6c covered, required occupancy position with housing in Yosemite Valley.
This announcement may be used to fill other vacant GL-0025-9 permanent positions throughout the park should the need arise.
Yosemite National Park is located in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, with a variety of recreational opportunities available. A market, stores, restaurants, church, day care center, and elementary school are all located within Yosemite Valley. Small towns, including Mariposa and Oakhurst, are approximately a one hour drive away, and large metropolitan areas including Fresno and Merced are two hours away. Additional park information can be found at: www.nps.gov/yose.
The Valley District has a permanent population of approximately 1,500 residents, with visitation as high as 15,000 visitors per day during the busy summer months. Visitor and resource protection in the Valley District is a true all-risk operation, with staff specializing in law enforcement, investigative services, marijuana cultivation interdiction, emergency medical services, search and rescue, structural and wildland fire. Collateral duties may include serving as a field training ranger, park medic or paramedic, or membership on the park’s special response, technical rope rescue, swift water rescue, and/or helicopter rescue teams.
For more information regarding this position please contact Chris Bellino, Yosemite Valley shift supervisor, at 209-770-4855. Please submit the following documents to Cyndi Mattiuzzi in the Yosemite Human Resources Office by the close of business on Friday, December 7th:
- 2012 performance appraisal
- Personnel Action, SF-50, documenting your competitive service status
Resumes may be faxed, mailed, or e-mailed directly to Cyndi at the contact information listed below. If documents are mailed they must be received in the Human Resources Office by the close of business on Friday, December 7th. Mailing address: Yosemite Human Resources Office, Attn: Cyndi Mattiuzzi, PO Box 279-HR, Mariposa, CA 95338. Phone: 209-379-1806; fax: 209-379-1800; email: Cyndi_Mattiuzzi@nps.gov.