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Bitterroot Range, Montana
BLM
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
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Vacancy Questions Preview

Vacancy Questions Preview

Grade: 02
* 1.I qualify for grade 2 because.
  1. I have 6 months of general experience described in this vacancy announcement.
  2. I have high school diploma or the equivalent.
  3. I do not meet the above requirements.


Grade: 03
* 1.I qualify for the GS-03 because:
  1. have 6 months of general work experience which demonstrates my ability to perform the duties of a park ranger AND 3 months of specialized experience which may include but is not limited to: technical, administrative or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement or other park-related work,OR
  2. I have completed one year of education above high school that included at least 6 semester hours in any of the following courses: natural resource mgt, natural sciences, earth sciences, history, archeology, anthropology, park & recreation mgt, law enforcement/police science, social sciences, museum sciences, business admin., public admin., behavioral sciences, sociology, or other closely related subjects pertinent to the management and protection of natural and cultural resources, OR
  3. I have a combination of the education and experience described above.
  4. I do not have the education or experience described above.


Grade: 04
* 1.I qualify for the GS-04 because:
  1. I have 6 months of general and 6 months of specialized work experience that demonstrates my ability to perform the duties of park ranger, in technical, administrative, or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement, or other park-related work, such as technical, administrative, or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement, or other park-related work,OR
  2. I have two years of education above high school which includes 12 semster (18 quarter) hours in natural resource management, natural sciences, earth sciences, history, archeology, anthropology, park and recreation management, law enforcement/police science, social sciences, museum sciences, business administration, public administration, behavioral sciences, sociology, or other subjects related to the management and protect of natural and cultural resources, OR
  3. I have a combination of the education and experience described above.
  4. I do not have the education or experience described above.


Grade: 05
* 1.I qualify for the GS-05 because:
  1. I have one year of specialized work experience equivalent to the GS-04 in technical, administrative, or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement, or other park-related work, OR
  2. I have two years of education above high school which includes 24 semester (41 quarter) hours in natural resource management, natural sciences, earth sciences, history, archeology, anthropology, park and recreation management, law enforcement/police science, social sciences, museum sciences, business administration, public administration, behavioral sciences, sociology, or other subjects closely related to the management and protection of natural and cultural resources, OR
  3. I have a combination of the education and experience described above.
  4. I do not have the education or experience described above.


Grade: 06
* 1.I qualify for the GS-06 because:
  1. I have one year of specialized work experience equivalent to the GS-05 technical, administrative, or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement, or other park-related work., OR
  2. I have 6 months of graduate education in natural resource management, natural sciences, earth sciences, history, archeology, anthropology, park and recreation management, law enforcement/police science, social sciences, museum sciences, business administration, public administration, behavioral sciences, sociology, or other closely related subjects pertinent to the management and protection of natural and cultural resources, OR
  3. I have a combination of the education and experience described above.
  4. I do not have the education or training described above.


Grade: 07
* 1.I qualify for the GS-07 because:
  1. I have one year of specialized work experience equivalent to the GS-06 in technical, administrative, or scientific work, fish and wildlife management, recreation management, law enforcement, or other park-related work, 0R
  2. I have one year of graduate level education in natural resource management, natural sciences, earth sciences, history, archeology, anthropology, park and recreation management, law enforcement/police science, social sciences, museum sciences, business administration, public administration, behavioral sciences, sociology, or other closely related subjects pertinent to the management and protection of natural and cultural resources, OR
  3. I have a combination of the education and experience described above, OR
  4. I graduated from a four year college with Superior Academic Achievement (S.A.A.) See OPM Quals Standard-General Policies E(4)(f).
  5. I do not have the education or the experience described above.


Grade: All Grades
1.I am interested in working in the following locations: (Please select only those locations where you would be willing to work)
  1. Bakersfield, CA
  2. Carrizo Plain National Monument, CA
  3. San Joaquin River Gorge, CA


* 2.Ability to operate recreational vehicles
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 3.Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 4.Ability to communicate orally and in writing
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 5.Ability to perform laboring work using a variety of handtools and specialized equipment
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 6.Ability to hike and walk over hilly and rough terrain
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 7.Ability to operate an all-terrain vehicle.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 8.Do you have off road, rough terrain motorcycle experience?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 9.Do you have Mountain Bike (bicycle) experience?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 10.Knowledge of recreation resource inventories of sites or areas having recreational values.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 11.Ability to collect recreation or campground fees.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. *NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I ahve received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn.


* 12.Ability to explain basic regulations concerning safety, fire prevention, permit requirements, and recreation facilities and activities to recreation area visitors.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. *NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience: OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency.
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn.


* 13.Conducts nature hikes or similar types of programs for visitors to parks, monuments, campgrounds or other similar types of locations.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency.
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn.


* 14.Performs maintenance work in connection with range improvements.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 15.Records visitor-related incidents.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 16.Assists in the enforcement of trespass control actions.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 17.Performs as a crew leader on recreation improvement projects.
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 18.Ability to use handtools such as hammers, saws and drills to perform basic repairs
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 19.Ability to do basic carpentry to perform maintenance work in campsites
  1. I have performed this task or used this competency numerous times and am highly proficient at applying it to work situations. * NOTE: Please be sure that this response is illustrated by the work experience in your resume.
  2. I have performed this task, or used this competency, in paid or unpaid work experience; OR - I have received training or education in this task or competency
  3. I have not performed this task or acquired this competency, but am willing to learn


* 20.I am able to work with minimal supervision.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 21.Do you have any formal training or certifications in swift water rescue?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 22.Please indicate all of the current American Red Cross Standard First Aid certifications. (You must be able to provide proof of certification upon request).
  1. Medic First Aid - Emergency Medical Planning
  2. What To Do Until The Ambulance Arrives (Valid for 4 years
  3. CPR First Aid (one card valid for First Aid and CPR)
  4. St. Mary's Hospital - Grand Junction, CO (1 card valid for First Aid & CPR)
  5. Southwest Event Medical, Cimarron River Company Advanced Wilderness First Aid
  6. EMTA - Emergency Care
  7. Responding to Emergencies (American Red Cross)
  8. National Safety Council - Level 2 (Will receive 2 cards - First Aid and CPR)
  9. Basic Steps of Emergency Care
  10. First Aid Consultants/Remote Area First Aid
  11. FirstAid Consultants/Standard First Aid
  12. San Diego County Sheriff?s Training Academy Course
  13. Industrial First Aid (State of Washington)
  14. CPR Plus
  15. Wilderness First Aid (Wilderness Medical Associates)
  16. Wilderness Medicine Workshop (Wilderness Medical Associates)
  17. Community First Aid and Safety
  18. The ABC's of First Aid
  19. Intermediate Wilderness Medicine
  20. Intermediate Mountain Oriented First Aid
  21. None of the above


* 23.Please indicate all current American Red Cross Advanced certification that you have.
  1. Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  2. First Responder (DOT)
  3. Wilderness Emergency Care Course (Medicine for Mountaineering)
  4. EX 240 Advance First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  5. National Emergency Care - Colorado Outward Bound & Lutheran Medical Center
  6. Winter Emergency Care
  7. Texas Emergency Care Attendant
  8. Basic Emergency Care Course (Wyoming)
  9. Wilderness First Responder (NASAR, Spectrum Safety Consultants, EMP America Advanced First Aid Certification, River Skills Center, Solo, Canadian Institute of Safety search & rescue, NOLS wilderness first responder, Advanced Wilderness Medicine)
  10. St. Anthony Hospital Systems First Responder Course
  11. National Park Service - First Responder
  12. Safety Council - Level 3 (Will receive 2 cards 1 for 1st aid and 1 for CPR)
  13. First Aid Consultants/Advanced First Aid
  14. Emergency Course (American Red Cross)
  15. Lifesavers
  16. Advanced First Aid and First Responder (Wilderness Medical Associates)
  17. Wilderness Medical Associates
  18. WMA - Whitewater Advanced First Aid (40 hours)
  19. None of the above


* 24.I will be 18 years of age at the time I am available to work.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 25.I have read the "How to Apply" & "Required Documents" section and understand that failure to submit any required documents may result in my being found not qualified.
  1. Yes
  2. No