Job Overview


If you are a status candidate, please apply under Announcement #OMB-14-03-CMJ-MP.

This Division deals with a wide variety of natural resource matters that potentially affect all Americans, for the most part under the aegis of the Department of Agriculture, Department of the Interior, and Environmental  Protection Agency. Natural resource programs include environmental,  agricultural, energy, conservation, recreation and Native American issues.  To learn more about the Office of Management and Budget please visit

Promotion to the next highest grade level is neither guaranteed nor implied.


Policy analysts are the core source of expertise on all matters pertaining to the programs and operations of Federal departments and agencies. Incumbents are expected to:

(1) Conduct economic, regulatory, program evaluation, legislative, management, and organizational analyses in assigned program areas.
(2) Resolve program and policy issues and render advice;  
(3) Initiate, contribute to and synthesize analytical work on program and policy issues in the areas of climate, energy and related issue areas and use it to develop and support recommendations. 
(4) Develop analytically sound policy, program and other options and materials for a variety of purposes throughout the year based on detailed, quantitative analysis.

Responsibility will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progresses.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No