Job Overview


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No PCS/moving benefits are authorized.

This is a permanent, full-time position with the Division of Federal Assistance in Atlanta, GA.  Up to a total of three (3) positions may be filled under this announcement and announcement R4-13-846236-CI-DEU.

NOTE: This position is also being advertised under Merit Promotion Procedures and is open to status candidates. To be considered under merit promotion procedures, you must submit a separate application and supplemental documentation to vacancy announcement number R4-13-846173-CI-MP.

All application materials and supporting documentation must be received by the closing date of this announcement (including Veterans Preference documentation). 



  • responsible for the technical overview of grants awarded under one or more of the following Acts: the Sport Fish Restoration Act; wildlife Restoration Act; Endangered Species Act; Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act; Partnership for wildlife Act; and Clean Vessel Act.

  • conduct technical reviews and processing of grant documents to insure that these projects are substantial in character and design and in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies.

  • provide grantees technical assistance in planning and design of projects, document preparation, and development of sound fishery and wildlife programs and the interpretation and application of grant laws, regulations, policies and procedures.

  • make recommendations on final approval/disapproval for certification of grant documents and reports,

    prerequisite to reimbursement of funds to Grantees.