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    This is a Direct Hire Public Notice. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), Office for Coastal Management (OCM), with 2 vacancies total, one in Durham, NH or Woods Hole, MA, and one in Chicago, IL, or Buffalo, NY.

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    As an Environmental Scientist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Lead teams developing instructional products and/or delivering trainings and workshops that incorporate technically sound translation of environmental science, resilience, or adaptation research findings and build knowledge and skills that will enable targeted coastal manager and community learning audiences to enhance coastal community resilience to climate change and coastal hazards.
    • Strategically engage regional and national partners and customers on natural infrastructure and ecosystem and coastal community resilience, serving on advisory committees or workgroups and offering technical assistance and/or facilitation services and using environmental science information to advance adaptation and natural infrastructure planning and implementation.
    • Understand and address learning needs of the coastal management community through partner engagement activities, representing Learning Services capabilities and recommending new or enhanced products and services that meet priority needs of target audiences and advance the Digital Coast Academy.
    • Review reports and manuscripts, and serve as technical reviewer, technical point of contact, or Federal Program Officer for grants, contracts and cooperative agreements.

    NOTE: These duties are described at the full performance level of the ZP-4; the ZP-3 is developmental leading to such performance.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Up to 35% domestic travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    4 - If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/550989400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.