US Army Corps of Engineers seeks Fish Biologist GS-9

Job Close Date: 
February 17, 2015 - 8:59pm

Job Title:Fishery Biologist
Department:Department of the Army
Agency:U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Hiring Organization:US Army, Corps of Engineers, NW Division, Portland District, Operations Division

Job Announcement Number:WTHE155317891319796
SALARY RANGE: $51,027.00 to $66,332.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 to Tuesday, February 17, 2015
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0482-09
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy in the following location:
Bonneville, OR View Map

WHO MAY APPLY: Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:
This position is with the Operations Division of the Portland District, Army Corps of Engineers. The duty station is at Bonneville Lock and Dam.

Bonneville Lock and Dam is located 145 river miles from the mouth of the Columbia River and about 40 miles east of Portland, Oregon, spanning the river near Cascade Locks, Oregon, and North Bonneville, Washington.
The project’s first powerhouse, spillway and original navigation lock were completed in 1938 to improve navigation on Columbia River and provide hydropower to the Pacific Northwest. A second powerhouse was completed in 1981, and a larger navigation lock in 1993.

A Public Works Administration project of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal, portions of Bonneville Lock and Dam Project were declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987.

Who May Apply:

Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

Current Civilian Employee with the Department of the Army
Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) - Civilian Employee (non-Army)
Current Permanent Federal Civilian Employee (non-DOD)
Former Federal Employee, eligible for reinstatement
Eligible due to Interagency Career Transition Program (ICTAP)
Eligible under Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA)
Eligible under Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)
Veterans with a service-connected disability of 30% or more
Eligible for military spouse preference under Executive Order 13473
Priority Placement Program, Program S (Military Spouse) registrants referred through the Automated Stopper and Referral System (ASARS) for this position
Eligible for family member appointment under Executive Order 12721
Eligible for NAF/AAFES Interchange Agreement
Eligible due to an Interchange Agreement
Eligible due to prior employment with specific agencies
Eligible for Persons with Disabilities

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