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    Summary

    This position is part of the R2-Assistant Regional Director-External Affairs as a Native American Affairs Analyst.

    Position may be located in: AZ, NM, or OK. Duty station may vary at discretion of management. Additional questions regarding placement should be reserved for interview process.

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    Responsibilities

    This position serves as a member of the External Affairs team with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Southwest Region, Office of External Affairs. The incumbent leads the Region's outreach to the 84 Federally recognized tribes located in Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas, and supports the Service's national Native American Liaison program as a consultant and through appointment to a number of committees.

    Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

    1. Facilitate consultation and communication between tribes and the Service and, where possible, provide technical assistance and financial resources to support the development of tribal programs to protect and enhance habitat and native species, including Federally protected and endangered species.
    2. Advise and guide regional staff in their interactions with tribes.
    3. Administer the Tribal Wildlife Grant review and management processes and serve as the focal point for execution of the Native American Policy Implementation Plan for the Southwest Region.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/545031200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.