PACIFIC WEST REGION
GL-0025-9 Protection Ranger (Lateral)
Dates: 01/24/2013 - 02/08/2013
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Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is seeking a qualified candidate for a lateral reassignment to a permanent, full-time GL-9 commissioned law enforcement ranger position. The duty station is in Malibu, California.
The ranger selected will be required to perform a wide range of law enforcement and investigative functions, including resource protection patrols in both the frontcountry and backcountry, and special law enforcement operations, including marijuana investigations and eradications. The ranger will educate visitors about park resources and provide visitor assistance, including emergency medical response and search and rescue. She/he will also monitor special use permits and the Circle X Campground, perform wildland fire duties, and establish and maintain close relationships with a variety of state, county, and local agencies. Patrol duties will be carried out by vehicle, foot, ATV, mountain bike and/or horse.
A Type 1 commission is required and the candidate must submit to drug testing. The position is 6c covered and the person selected must possess or be able to successfully obtain and maintain wildland firefighter qualifications and first responder or higher certification in EMS. You must hold a valid state drivers license.
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is in a Mediterranean climate region known for long hot summers and mild wet winters. Milder temperatures exist along the Pacific coastline, while temperatures tend to warm up as you travel inland. Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is a cooperative effort that joins federal, state and local park agencies with private preserves and landowners to protect the natural and cultural resources of this transverse mountain range and seashore. There is federal parkland in both Ventura and Los Angeles Counties, which are under proprietary jurisdiction.
Park housing is mandatory for this position. The locality pay is 26.51%. Relocation expenses are authorized. Malibu is famous for its warm, sandy beaches, and for being the home of many Hollywood movie stars. Santa Monica Mountains is surrounded by urban areas with excellent schools, universities, hospitals, physicians, shopping, restaurants, beaches, cultural and entertainment attractions.
If interested, please submit the following items:
- A copy of your Type-I law enforcement commission, and the following certifications if you possess one or more: standard First Aid, CPR, and/or other EMS certification.
- A copy of your most recent performance appraisal.
- A current SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, documenting permanent competitive civil service status.
Applications must be received no later than February 8th.
Please send your applications to National Park Service, Santa Monica Mountains NRA, Attn: Felicia Nickelberry, Human Resources Specialist, 401 West Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360. You may also email or fax your applications to Felicia_Nickelberry@nps.gov or (805) 494-4020 (secure fax). More than one selection may be made from this announcement. Dual career opportunities may also exist. For further information, please contact Bonnie Clarfield 805 370-1853
Name: Bonnie Clarfield or Coby Bishop
Phone Number: 805 370 1853 or 805 370 2380
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