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Vacancy Detail Overview

Announcement Number NV-DEU-2014-0107 Promotion Potential GS-11
Position Title Geologist Hiring Agency Bureau of Land Management
Open Period 04/30/2014 - 05/14/2014 Duty Locations 1 Vacancies in Elko, NV, US
Series/Grade GS - 1350 07/09/11 For More Info Human Resources
Salary $39179.00 - $75376.00

Who May Apply

All U.S. Citizens - No previous Federal Service is required.

Security Clearance Required:

Q Nonsensitive

Duration Appointment

This is a permanent position.

Marketing Statement

BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the team in  the Elko District. The BLM manages more land - approximately 253 million acres - than any other Federal agency.  This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska.  The Bureau, with a budget of about $1 billion, also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estates throughout  the nation.  The BLM's multiple-use mission is to sustain the health and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.


Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

For additional information about the BLM, please visit Our website.

This position is located in Elko Nevada.  Information about location and the surrounding area can be found at Elko Chamber of Commerce.

Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid by the Department of the Interior. Any travel, transportation and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the responsibility of the selected employee.

Supervisory Position: No

Relocation Authorized: No

Travel Required: 25% or Greater

The work includes both office and field conditions. Office work involves long periods of intense concentration on technical details. Most field work requires physical stamina and is often under a variety of arduous conditions, including travel by vehicle, all train vehicles (ATVs), or foot over rugged, slippery, and/or hazardous terrain, exposure to adverse temperature and weather conditions, as well as physiographic extremes.

Key Requirements

U.S. Citizenship is required. Security Clearance/Background Investigation is required Be sure to read the "How to Apply" and "Required Documents" Sections You cannot hold an active real estate license; nor can you Have an interest or hold stocks in firms with interest in Federal land. Direct deposit is required.