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The Cultural Resources Specialist position is located at the Rocky Mountain National Park within the Branch of Planning and Compliance. The position is responsible for ensuring compliance with various Federal laws, regulations and policies and conducts a broad range of natural and cultural resources planning.
Who May Apply?
You may apply as an open competitive candidate if you are a United States citizen.
You may apply for this position as a merit promotion candidate if you are a current permanent federal employee in the competitive service; a former federal employee who achieved career status in the competitive service; or a former federal employee who served on a career conditional appointment without achieving career status in the competitive service who was separated less than three years ago.
You may also apply as a merit promotion candidate if you are a veteran who is preference eligible or if you have been separated from the armed forces under honorable conditions after 3 years or more of continuous active service or a preference eligible veteran (i.e., VRA and VEOA); a CTAP or ICTAP candidate; or a noncompetitive eligible (e.g., physically challenged individual or veteran with a compensable disability of 30% or more).
Established on January 29, 1915, Rocky Mountain National Park is a living showcase of the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains. With elevations ranging from 8,000 feet in the wet, grassy valleys to 14,259 feet at the weather-ravaged top of Longs Peak, a visitor to the park has opportunities for countless breathtaking experiences and adventures.
This position is located on the east side of Rocky Mountain National Park.The nearest community is Estes Park, Colorado, which is approximately two miles from the park headquarters. Estes Park includes a school (grades kindergarten through twelfth grade), a post office, restaurants, grocery stores, medical centers, shops, etc. There are boundless outdoor activities including hiking, fishing, rock climbing, biking, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. Denver, Colorado which has a major airport, cultural events, and several professional sports teams is an hour and a half drive away. Nearby major universities include Colorado State University in Fort Collins, University of Colorado in Boulder, and University of Northern Colorado in Greeley. Government housing may be available in the park headquarters area. Housing assignments are made through a bid process.
- This position is open to all U.S. Citizens and Merit-Promotion eligibles.
- Read the "How to Apply" section for required documentation information.
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
Apply at http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=77096446