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    The position leads the American Battlefield Protection Program, located in the Preservation Assistance Programs of the Cultural Resources, Partnerships, and Science Directorate of the National Park Service

    Open to the first 100 applicants or until 08/16/2019 whichever comes first. All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.

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    As an Supervisory Historian you will:

    • Oversee, directs and administers operations, policy, direction, and planning, for all programmatic functions of the American Battlefield Protection Program grant programs.
    • Consult with designated Awarding Officer to develop timelines for awarding Preservation Planning and Battlefield Land Acquisition grants.
    • Develop strategic plans for evaluating, updating, and accomplishing program mission.
    • Oversee budget formulation and management and provides accountability for outcomes of American Battlefield Protection Program.
    • Directly supervise four GS-11 and GS-12 National Park Service permanent and term staff and up to three administrative and technical specialist contactors/cooperator.
    • Provide technical expertise, guidance, direction, leadership, and assistance to Federal, State, Tribal, local governments, cooperating and non-profit organizations and institutions.
    • Provide technical expertise regarding the identification, evaluation, documentation, preservation, and interpretation of the built environment associated with battles on American soils.
    • Research and prepares responses to inquires from Congress, the Department, OMB, and private organizations or individuals regarding the status of American Battlefield Protection Program funding, functions and surveys.
    • Ensure that appropriate datasets, including spatial data are accessible to Federal, State and local governments, to the public, and the private sector to accomplish mutual preservation goals.
    • Develop technical guidelines and requests funding and implements projects to accomplish these goals.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/541587300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.