This position is located in Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River , in the Office of the Superintendent. Please visit find a park for additional park information.Learn more about this agency
This is a Career/Career-Conditional Full-Time appointment.
Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will be paid if the selectee lives outside of the local commuting area and is otherwise eligible for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulation.
APPLICANTS WHO DO NOT SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION WILL NOT RECEIVE FULL CONSIDERATION.
The incumbent of this position will work in the Office of the Superintendent at Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River providing professional, technical and compliance work to assist management in assuring that land use issues and growth within the river corridor fulfill the intent of Congress in the park's enabling legislation (PL 95-625) and (PL 90-542).
Incumbent has primary responsibility for review of local, state, and county codes, ordinances, regulations and significant projects to determine compliance with the Upper Delaware Land and Water Use Guidelines and the Upper Delaware River Management Plan. The position requires professional planning work. Use and management of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data is a component of this work.
The incumbent functions as a key team member and leader for the overall area management. Collaboration with a management council, various land use and resource management agencies, local jurisdictions (two  states, five  counties, and fifteen  town/townships), and several non- profit organizations is necessary to fulfil the National Park Service mission.
Physical Demands: Work is performed primarily in an office setting and outdoors. Outdoor work involves some physical exertion such as hiking and walking on uneven terrain and changing elevations, paddling canoes or kayaks, and lifting. Incumbent will be required to travel to various sites and cities in the region using a government vehicle
Work Conditions: the majority of the work is performed in an office setting, but there is some exposure to outdoor conditions at facilities/projects. Outdoor work may occur in hot, humid or dry weather conditions. Outdoor work may also be required during periods of rain, snow, sleet, fog, or other adverse weather conditions. Work involves regular evening and some weekend hours to attend public meetings or events, planning commission meetings, municipality or partner meetings, or to monitor land use activities.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…United States Citizens
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