Join the staff of the Bureau of Reclamation as a Natural Resources Specialist.
This position is located with the Bureau of Reclamation, Central California Area Office, Resources Management Division, in Folsom, CA. For more information on the Folsom area, please visit: http://www.folsom.ca.us/
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Position may be filled at the GS-09 or GS-11 level. At the full performance GS-11 level, the incumbent serves as a journey level specialist.
The duties of this position are developmental in nature, leading to the full performance level of GS-11. The incumbent may be non-competitively promoted to the next level of the position upon meeting all regulatory requirements; certification by the supervisor of successful performance; completion of all training requirements; and the availability of work at the next higher grade level. Note: promotion is not automatic.
-Works as a member of a professional team of natural resources specialists assigned to scientific and engineering projects, programs, and investigations under the jurisdiction of the Central California Area Office (CCAO).
-Provides scientific expertise, advice, and guidance to identify and resolve environmental issues.
-Recommends mitigation measures and provides management with scientific solutions to problems or conditions regarding the use, maintenance, and management of resources administered by CCAO.
-Assesses environmental commitments in NEPA and ESA documents.
-Evaluates land and water areas to analyze compliance with agreements and scientific mitigation measures.
-Using biological resource theories and assumptions, predicts the relationships and interactions of data, conducts land and water resource evaluations and other resource information to serve as the basis for resource management decisions.
-Evaluates data and provides analytical data summaries.
-Plans and implements scientific natural resource improvement projects.
Occasional travel - Travel is required approximately 15% of the time.
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