US Forest Service Public Affairs Assistant – Resource Assistant

Monongahela National Forest
Published
March 12, 2020
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Monongahela National Forest

Description

Do you have oral and written communications skills? Do you enjoy working with people and providing customer service?

The Corps Network (TCN) is looking for a professional and detail-oriented Resource Assistant to provide communications support at a national forest. This internship position will process correspondence, handle merchandise sales, and engage the public.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Existing video editing skills beneficial, not required
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Demonstrated familiarity in website design, development, and maintenance
  • Demonstrated experience in the preparation of professional presentations, fact sheets, website content, and other communication materials
  • Experience with graphic design programs preferred, but not required
  • A bachelor’s degree, or higher degree, in communication, journalism, or related field
  • Ability to interpret diversity in the conservation workforce

Duration: 6 months

Compensation and Benefits: 

  • $500 per week x 26 weeks
  • Health insurance benefits
  • Housing allowance
  • Generous professional development allowance
  • Opportunities for paid work travel, training sessions, and conferences.
  • Opportunities to network with U.S. Forest Service field rangers and professionals.
  • RAP Direct Hiring Authority: After completing and meeting program requirements, interns are eligible for the RAP Direct Hire Authority for permanent, term and temporary Forest Service positions.

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