The Major Duties:
This position serves as a geologist in a BLM Field Office. The employee is responsible for the management and execution of the field office minerals programs.
The employee ensures that mineral materials are developed in accordance to regulation and that the sites are compliant with pertinent regulations.
The employee reviews locatable minerals mining notices, plans, and occupancy requests to ensure they meet the standards set forth in regulation. The employee also perform compliance inspections at the minerals sites to ensure sites are compliant with regulations.
The employee manages the abandoned mine land program for the field office.
The employee serves as a member of the field office interdisciplinary team.
The employee will perform minerals investigations to write mineral reports.