Status: Full-time position
Location: Sonora, CA
Job Summary: The Summit Ranger District of the Stanislaus National Forest is seeking to fill a GS-1001-4/5 Visitor Services Information Assistant position. This position is permanent full time.
Duties: This position works at the front desk of the Summit Ranger District office. Provides customer service to internal and external customers. Serves as work group leader coordinating front desk work activities and scheduling. Performs routine front desk operational duties including opening and closing the office; updating weather and road condition reports; and maintaining informational boards. Personally greets visitors and independently replies, either verbally or in writing, to phone and mail inquiries requesting general information about Forest Service activities, programs, and policies. Coordinates informational services with the other Stanislaus National Forest Districts to ensure consistent information delivery to the public.
Maintains an inventory system for maps, handouts, and other publications for public distribution. Serves as a Collection Officer for the sales of Forest Service and other interpretive association products.
Aids and assists in the preparation of informational material. Provides maintenance services for the Forest Internet web site including developing graphic design and layout of electronic documents, inputting information into web pages, and maintaining the web site infrastructure.
Participates in interpretive programs to public schools and other groups. Makes suggestions and provides information for educational presentations.
Possess good communication and organization skills; ability to accurately handle and account for money; and ability to work independently as well as with a team in a close working environment.
For additional information or to express interest in the position, please contact: Tracy Stelman at (209)965-3434 x5313 or email email@example.com.