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    Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his or her expertise in program management and leadership.  This position functions as the Area Manager for the Columbia-Cascades Area Office in Yakima, Washington.  Make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. 

    Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential!

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    • Sets general goals and objectives, and exercises control over the budgetary and personnel resources available to accomplish the mission.
    • Plan, direct, execute and evaluate programs which perform key aspects of engineering, scientific, technical, legal, administrative, regulatory and policy development programs, in a large geographical area.
    • Responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating an effective safety and health program for Area Office personnel.
    • Represents Reclamation in the geographic area in dealings with various private and public interests and in dealing with key political figures who serve the interests of the public in the area.
    • Directs the execution of operations in compliance with environmental, contractual, and project plan commitments.
    • Provides expert technical advice and staff assistance to tribal governments, groups, and individuals in the field of tribal affairs and Reclamation activities relating to trust responsibility implementation and trust asset protection, ensuring that Native American assets are given full consideration as Reclamation carries out activities and programs.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel to field offices and facilities for site visits and to Regional Office for meetings.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0340 Program Management

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/551938100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.