Job Overview

Summary

BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the team as the Coastal Monument Manager with the Hollister Field Office.

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.

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This position is located in Hollister, CA. Information about the Hollister area can be found at the Hollister Field Office.
** This vacancy announcement has been amended to change the closing date to November 20, 2013.**

Duties

Serves and represents the BLM as a Coastal Monument Manager expert. Responsible for planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating resource management programs requiring multiple-use management and protection of a variety of resources. Develops, implements and manages a program of conservation and management of land and resource programs including planning (long and short term), and conducting and coordinating the programs and may include: (1) land and realty operation; (2) wildlife habitat management; (3) outdoor recreation management; (4) archeological and paleontological resource management and protection; (5) soil, water, and air management; (6) data management; (7) program and administrative support services. Oversees and ensures the development of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documentation including Environmental Assessments (EAs), Environmental Impact Statements (EISs), Endangered Species Act (ESA), etc. Develops programs for wildlife restoration, enhancement, and management of private lands throughout the eco-region. Manages the monument visitor service programs,(wildland recreation and outreach & education programs. Develops networks and builds alliance with stakeholders and partners. Coordinates with local, state, and other Federal agencies, and special interest groups when formulating long range plans for the management of monument natural resources. Initiates/ensures the development, approval, and implementation of annual work plans, budgets, cost estimates, grants funding administration and program schedules. Provides advice and expertise on complex and/or controversial national level National Landscape Conservation System (NLCS) management operational issues.