Job Overview


BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the team! The BLM manages more land – approximately 253 million acres - than any other Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The Bureau, with a budget of about $1 billion, also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estates throughout the nation. The BLM's multiple-use mission is to sustain the health and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. For additional information about the BLM, please visit our website. This position is located in Elko, Nevada. Information about Elko and the Elko area can be found at Elko Chamber of Commerce.

Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid by the Department of the Interior. Any travel, transportation and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the responsibility of the selected employee.


This position is responsible for a variety of accounting, budgetary and financial duties. Responsibilities of the position require computer skills. Maintains working relationships with other District staff members, state office and national office personnel.

Primarily responsible for journal vouchers and refunds, adjustments and proffer accounts that have been established in the District. As required, records and maintains other District Office financial data in support of the budget planning and execution process.

Monitors remote data entry on a daily basis to ensure that financial data has processed accurately and in a timely manner. Reviews errors in data input, researches problems, and determines the proper corrective action.

Responsible for District Office credit card issuance, reconciliation, adjudication, tracking, filing and maintaining all applicable logs. Ensures that new employees are sufficiently trained and issued a government travel and/or purchase card.