COSA USFS Hiring a Support Services Specialist

Hello Colorado Open Space Alliance!

The White River National Forest (WRNF) is filling a permanent position for the GS-0342-07 position on the Dillon Ranger District. This position reports directly to the District Ranger. The duty station is in Silverthorne, CO. To apply for this position, go here:

The Support Services Specialist is critical to the efficient operation of a ranger district office. The Support Services Specialist is responsible for accomplishing a variety of support services including but not limited to the following: procurement of administrative supplies and equipment, budget planning, mailroom and filing, initiating personnel actions, database support, and serving as Collections Officer and Contracting Officer Representative (COR) for individual contracts.

The incumbent supervises one permanent employee and exercises the minimum supervisory and managerial authorities and responsibilities 20% or less of the time. The incumbent plans work to be accomplished by subordinates, sets and adjusts short-term priorities, and prepares schedules for completion of work, while supporting the subordinate employee’s career growth and development.

What We Are Looking For In a Candidate: To be successful in the Support Services Specialist position you must be a self-starter and willing to take on challenges and provide innovative solutions to problems. The ability to lead, manage, and serve as a supportive team member are all vital elements of the position. A customer service mentality, both internally and externally, is very important to being successful. The ability to manage multiple, and sometimes shifting, priorities in a calm, efficient, and organized manner. Strong interpersonal skills, as well as verbal and written communication skills are a must.

Applications must be submitted before midnight eastern time on March 19th, 2021. Applications are only received via USAjobs here:

For additional questions, please contact Bobbi Filbert, bobbi.filbert.

Miriam Grill
Acting Support Services Specialist
Forest Service

White River National Forest

Dillon Ranger District

p: 970-468-5400
680 Blue River Parkway, PO Box 620
Silverthorne, CO 80498
Caring for the land and serving people

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