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    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) manages the exploration and development of the nation's offshore resources. It seeks to appropriately balance economic development, energy independence, and environmental protection through oil and gas leases, renewable energy development and environmental reviews and studies.   For information about our bureau go to: http://www.boem.gov/

    This vacancy may be used to fill additional positions as vacancies become available. 

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    This position is located within the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Alaska Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Region, Regional Supervisor for Resources Evaluation, Resource & Economic Analysis Section, in Anchorage, AK. The incumbent serves as an advisor to management on technical issues related to engineering and economic evaluation.

    At the full performance level (GS-13) the major duties of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

    1. Serves as a technical reservoir and tract evaluation expert on matters related to the petroleum engineering, geology and economic evaluation aspects of the OCS tract evaluation program.
    2. Serves as an authoritative source on petroleum engineering evaluation methodology for consultation by other program specialists and management, both inside and outside the Agency.
    3. Formulates and conducts reservoir engineering and economic evaluation studies directed toward the presale and post-sale evaluation of oil and gas tracts offered area wide for lease on the OCS.
    4. Develops and utilizes appropriate methodology for the assessment of undiscovered recoverable resources for the Alaska Office and planning areas within the region, employing petroleum engineering, geological and economic data.
    5. Assists in the conceptual development of computer models and methodologies used for the assessment of undiscovered economically recoverable oil and gas resources and non-energy resources for the Alaska Office.
    6. Represents the Agency on advisory panels, steering committees, and working groups to generate plans or guidance that influence or control program direction and objectives.
    7. Prepares technical reports, internal memoranda, graphics, and briefing materials.

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework and the selectee may be allowed to telework with supervisor approval.

    Salary Information: GS-11: $72,637-$94,434 per annum.  GS-12: $87,062-$113,184 per annum. GS-13: $103,527-$134,583 per annum. First time hires to the Federal government normally start at the lower salary range of the grade level.

    This vacancy may be used to fill additional positions as vacancies become available.

    This vacancy is also announced as BOEM-MMJJ_19-RD-136(DEU) for those applicants who wish to apply and be considered under Competitive Examining procedures.

    Security Clearance Required: A Public Trust Background Investigation will be required for this position if selected and hired. 

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional overnight travel of 1-5 nights per month may be required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0881 Petroleum Engineering

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