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Seasonal Information Specialist II at Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Job Description
The Seasonal Information Specialist II provides on-site supervision, places stock orders, reconciles daily receipts, makes sales of books and other educational materials, stocks shelves, participates with general interpretation inside and outside of the visitor center, works with the NPS Sub-district interpreter to achieve the interpretive goals of the site, and provides information to visitors at Navajo Bridge/Lees Ferry, Arizona.

Site Description
Navajo Bridge, in Northern Arizona, is located near the Hwy 89/89A interchange, the route from the South Rim to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, on the boundary between Glen Canyon NRA, Grand Canyon NP, and Navajo Tribal Lands. Historic Navajo Bridge was built over Marble Canyon in 1928. Lees Ferry, located a few miles away within Glen Canyon NRA, is the only location for hundreds of miles in which the Colorado River may be accessed by automobile. Lees Ferry is an important historic district and provided the only means to cross the Colorado River in this area for more than 50 years. Today, Lees Ferry is the put-in for rafting trips through Grand Canyon and the terminus for Paria Canyon hikes.

Qualifications
Applicants should be able to work unsupervised and be <b>enthusiastic</b> and <b>proactive</b> in communicating with visitors, and possess supervisory and sales experience. Knowledge of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Lake Powell, Dixie National Forest, and the Colorado Plateau is a plus as is foreign language skills.

Season
The season begins March 1, 2012 and runs through October 31, 2012. Scheduled hours are 30 to 40 per week.

Salary
GS2/1 equivalent ($10.95 per hour)

Closing Date
Until all available slots are filled


Seasonal Information Specialist I at Carl Hayden Visitor Center at Glen Canyon Dam, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Job Description
The Seasonal Information Specialist I process the sales of books and other educational materials, stocks shelves and other general inventory maintenance duties, participates in general interpretation and visitor information inside and outside of the visitor center, works with the NPS District Interpreter to achieve the interpretive goals of the site at Carl Hayden Visitor Center, Page, Arizona.

Site Description
The Carl Hayden Visitor Center is located approx. 1 mile from Page, Arizona on Highway 89 at Glen Canyon Dam. The landscape is magnificent, with plenty of Navajo sandstone canyons to explore. The Page area is a great starting point for explorations within Glen Canyon NRA, Grand Staircase-Escalante NM, Rainbow Bridge NM, Vermilion Cliffs NM, and the Colorado Plateau as a whole.

Qualifications
Applicants should be able to work unsupervised and be <b>enthusiastic</b> and <b>proactive</b> in communicating with visitors, and possess supervisory and sales experience. Knowledge of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Lake Powell, Dixie National Forest, and the Colorado Plateau is a plus as is foreign language skills.

Season
The season begins March 2012 and runs through October 2012. Scheduled hours are 24 to 40 per week.

Salary
GS1/1 equivalent ($9.74 per hour)

Closing Date
Until all available slots are filled


Seasonal Information Specialist II at Escalante Interagency Visitor Center, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Job Description
The Seasonal Information Specialist II maintains inventory, reconciles daily receipts, makes sales of books and other educational materials, stocks shelves, participates with general interpretation inside and outside of the visitor center, works with the BLM Visitor Center Manager to achieve the interpretive goals of the site, and provides information to visitors at Escalante Interagency Visitor Center in Escalante, Utah.

Site Description
Escalante Interagency Visitor Center is located on Hwy 12 in Escalante, Utah. The Visitor Center is the point of contact for the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreaction Area, and Dixie National Forest. This Visitor Center is an important point of contact for those visiting the these parks, traveling along Scenic Highway 12, and the Canyons of the Escalante River.

Qualifications
Applicants should be able to work unsupervised and be <b>enthusiastic</b> and <b>proactive</b> in communicating with visitors, and possess supervisory and sales experience. Knowledge of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Lake Powell, Dixie National Forest, and the Colorado Plateau is a plus as is foreign language skills.

Season
Rhrough November 15, 2010. Scheduled hours are 32 to 40 hours per week.

Salary
GS2/1 ($10.95 per hour)

Closing Date
Until all available slots are filled


Seasonal Tour Guides at Glen Canyon Dam, Page, Arizona | Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Job Description
The Seasonal Tour Guide leads groups of visitors on guided tours of Glen Canyon Dam and participates with general interpretation inside and outside of the Carl Hayden Visitor Center.

Site Description
Glen Canyon Dam was built between the Navajo Sandstone walls of Glen Canyon near Page, Arizona, just below the Utah border, and holds back the waters of Lake Powell. The Carl Hayden Visitor Center is located above the dam, and provides information to visitors about the Bureau of Reclamation and the National Park Service. Lake Powell represents only 13% of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area; the rest of the 1.25 million acre park is slickrock and deep canyons that provide excellent outdoor adventure and discovery.

Qualifications
Applicants should be able to work unsupervised, enthusiastic and proactive in communicating with visitors, possess excellent oratory skills, and be able to pass a security background check. Knowledge of Glen Canyon Dam, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, and the Colorado Plateau, and foreign language skills are a plus.

Season
The season begins in March and May 2013 and runs through mid-September 2013, and may extend through October 2013. Scheduled hours are 30 to 40 per week.

Salary
GS4/1 equivalent ($13.41 per hour)

Closing Date
Until all available slots are filled


Lead Information Specialist III in Page, AZ
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area / Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Job Description
The Lead Information Specialist III provides on-site supervision, assists with inventory management and receiving, reconciles daily receipts, makes bank deposits, makes sales of books and other educational materials, stocks shelves, participates with general interpretation inside and outside of the visitor center, works with the NPS District interpreter to achieve the interpretive goals of the site, and provides information to visitors within all Association park partners. This position is based at Carl Hayden Visitor Center and the Association offices in Page, Arizona, but the Lead Information Specialist III position requires periodic travel including but not limited to visitor centers, meetings, and conferences.

Site Description
Glen Canyon Dam was built between the Navajo Sandstone walls of Glen Canyon near Page, Arizona, just below the Utah border, and holds back the waters of Lake Powell. The Carl Hayden Visitor Center is located above the dam, and provides information to visitors about the Bureau of Reclamation and the National Park Service. Lake Powell represents only 13% of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area; the rest of the 1.25 million acre park is slickrock and deep canyons that provide excellent outdoor adventure and discovery.

Qualifications
Applicants should be able to work unsupervised, enthusiastic and proactive in communicating with visitors, and possess supervisory and sales experience, possess proficient and efficient computer skills including data-entry and Microsoft Office applications, be well organized, and possess supervisory, sales, and administrative experience. Knowledge of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Lake Powell, Glen Canyon Dam, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Rainbow Bridge National Monument, and the Colorado Plateau is a plus.

Season
This is a year-round position.

Salary
GS3/1 ($11.95 per hour)

Closing Date
Until position is filled


Application
Download an application, fill out and fax back to (928) 286-8313. Also, applications are available at the Carl Hayden Visitor Cener or contact us online for more information.