Department: Department Of Commerce
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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All qualified United States citizens.
NOAA! Join a dedicated workforce committed to a vital mission: safeguarding the public, protecting natural resources, strengthening the economy. A career that makes a world of difference!
An exciting opportunity is now available to be part of a team of attorneys with the NOAA General Counsel's Southwest Section in Long Beach, California. This office is responsible for advising NOAA regarding ocean fishery conservation and management as well as protection of threatened and endangered anadromous and marine species and marine mammals off the Pacific Coast, particularly California. NOAA is a premier environmental agency located within the Department of Commerce and employs over 12,000 individuals nationwide. The agency's mission is to conserve and manage coastal and marine resources and to understand and predict changes in the Earth's environment to meet the Nation's economic, social and environmental needs. For more information see www.noaa.gov. The NOAA Office of the General Counsel employs approximately 114 attorneys nationwide who provide legal advice to the NOAA Under Secretary and the agency's constituent line offices. The Southwest Section, located in Long Beach, California, is a unit of the NOAA Office of the General Counsel with 10 attorneys, a paralegal, and an administrative support professional. For more information, see www.gc.noaa.gov. Please do not apply to this position through USAJobs. All documentation must be sent to GCSouthwest.email@example.com for further consideration.
- Applicant must successfully complete a background security investigation.
- Some domestic and foreign travel required.
- Position is in the excepted service.
- Registered for Selective Service, if applicable (www.sss.gov)
- Applicant must complete a one-year probation period.
- Applicant must be a U.S. citizen to qualify for this position.