Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 12:39 PM
Agency: Agriculture and Consumer Services
Working Title: FOREST RANGER :
Salary: 24, : 27,
Posting Closing Date: 02/18/2018
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES
FLORIDA FOREST SERVICE
***OPEN COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITY***
In accordance with Florida Statute 633, any person employed in this class must:
:Be a high school graduate or the equivalent, as the term may be determined by the Division of State Fire Marshal of the Department of Financial Services, and at least 18 years of age.
:Not have been convicted of a misdemeanor relating to the certification or to perjury or false statements, or a felony or a crime punishable by imprisonment of 1 year or more under the law of the United States or any state thereof or under the law of any other country, or dishonorably discharged from any of the Armed Forces of the United States. Convicted means a finding of guilt or the acceptance of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere, in any federal or state court or a court in any other country, without regard to whether a judgment of conviction has been entered by the court having jurisdiction of the case.
:Submit a fingerprint card to the division with a current processing fee. The fingerprint card will be forwarded to the Department of Law Enforcement and/or the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
:Have a good moral character as determined by investigation under procedure established by the division.
:Be in good physical condition as determined by a medical examination as prescribed by the division. Such examination may include, but need not be limited to, provisions of the National Fire Protection Association Pamphlet 1582.
:Be a non:user of tobacco or tobacco products for at least one (1) year immediately preceding application, as evidenced by the sworn affidavit of the applicant.
***Applicants must complete all fields in the Candidate Profile. Work history, hours
worked and formal education are required to be considered in qualifying for
this position. Responses to Qualifying Questions must be verifiable in the
Candidate Profile. Resumes and other documentation can be attached
to provide additional information. ***
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services values
and supports employment of individuals with disabilities. Qualified
individuals with disabilities are encouraged .
The incumbent must obtain a Class B Commercial Driver License (CDL) within three (3) months of appointment.
Occasional to moderate travel required. Position may respond to emergencies, including natural disasters or other type incidents requiring travel, as needed.
The incumbent must live within 30 miles of the headquarters, which is located at 6801 County Road 772, Webster, Florida, throughout employment in this position.
Florida Statute 633 requires that any person employed in this class obtain a Certificate of Compliance which includes, in addition to the above requirements, satisfactory completion of a fire fighter training program approved by the Division. No employee shall obtain permanent status unless the Certificate is received.
Applicants who receive a job offer must pass:
:Pre:employment drug screening
:Pre:employment comprehensive medical examination
:Pre:employment physical fitness test
Post employment : incumbents must pass:
:Reasonable suspicion, post:accident, and random drug and alcohol testing provisions in accordance with Title 49 CFR Part 382, Federal Highway Administration Rules, effective January 1, 1995
:Annual medical examination (pulmonary function and blood pressure)
:Annual physical fitness test
Successful applicant must pass a background screening, including fingerprinting, as a condition of employment.
The anticipated hiring salary fo
• Location: Lakeland, webster
• Post ID: 47046097 lakeland