FOREST PEST FIELD TECHNICIAN - WESTERN MARYLAND REGION
CONTRACTUAL SEASONAL HOURLY
|Department||MDA Ofc of Plan Ind & Pest Mgmt - Forest Pest Mgmt|
|Date Opened||6/17/2022 2:00:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||7/5/2022 11:59:00 PM|
|HR Analyst||Mary Darling|
LOCATION OF POSITION
Main Purpose of Job
- High School Diploma or GED
- Minimum Age 18
- Valid Driver's License
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Preference will be given to applicants who possess any of the following preferred qualification(s). Include clear and specific information on your application regarding your qualifications. (Note: while this experience is preferred, it is NOT required. On the job training will be provided.)
- College coursework in Biology
- Experience conducting field surveys involving insects or plants.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program, have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.
Leave may be granted to a contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.
The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to apply online, you may mail a paper application to: Maryland Department of Agriculture Human Resource Office, Room 304, 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway Annapolis, MD 21401. All paper applications must be received by 4:30 PM on the closing date, no exceptions. (Postmarks not accepted.) Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.
If you are submitting additional information, such as diplomas or transcripts, the preferred method is to upload them online with your application. If you are unable to upload, you may mail, email, hand-deliver or fax (HR Fax # 443-602-9831).
For questions concerning this recruitment, please contact: Mary Darling at 410-841-5847 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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