There are many possible positions in the NPS relating to vehicles. Gone are the days of being able to know everything about the wide variety of areas, including:
- Automotive Mechanic
- Fleet Management
- Shop Operations
- Engineering Equipment Operators
- Motor Vehicle Operators
- Tractor Operators
- Alternative Fuel
Want to know more about the requirements for the job? Follow this link to view the standard Position Description Library, scroll down and click on the “All Wage Grade PD’s“. Scroll down and you’ll find PD’s for Automotive Workers, Automotive Mechanics and Automotive Mechanic Helpers. (Note: depending on a Park’s specific needs these PD’s may be modified for an actual job posting.)
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|NPS Fuel Management Technical Guide|
NPS personnel must be familiar with fuel and petroleum storage and handling requirements to protect themselves, the environment, park resources, and the visiting public. Exposure to fuel and other petroleum products can cause harm to both the environment and human health. Spills or leaks from fuel and petroleum storage tanks may contaminate the soil groundwater ...
|National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services|
On the construction jobsite, productivity and safety depend on trained, qualified workers, particularly in the operation of heavy equipment such as backhoes, bulldozers, excavators and cranes. NAHETS, the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services, is a specialized resource organization dedicated to the training and certification of heavy equipment and crane operators to ensure that your ...
|National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium Hands-on Workshops for Automotive Technicians|
The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium has a number of hands-on workshops for automotive technicians in Electric drive vehicles and Compressed Natural Gas. View their Training Schedule. Upcoming training includes: Light-Duty Natural Gas Vehicles NAFTC Member: $1104.00 Non-Member: $1382.00 July 29-31, 2013 – Event Information Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Fuel System Inspector NAFTC Member: $849.00 Non-Member: $1063.00 August 1-2, 2013 – Event ...
|Heavy Equipment Operator Safety Training|
You don’t have to be a supervisor or manager to bring a training to your Park; you just have to know who to call. Chris (Lloyd) Kerr is a Motor Vehicle Operator at the Grand Canyon and he attended the Equipment Operator Training held at GRTE in June of 2011. As Collateral Duty Safety ...
Checkout the online magazine dedicated to “green” fleets.
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