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    AMENDMENT

    NOTE: THIS AMENDMENT IS TO EXTEND THE CLOSING DATE FROM 01/09/20 TO 01/16/20.


    This position is located in National Mall and Memorial Parks, in the Division of Maintenance, Facility operations, Washington, DC.

    This position is responsible for providing strategic and operational level management of individual trees and collective stands of trees in an urban forest environment within a National Park.

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    Responsibilities

    • Plans, schedules and directs strategic work plans via an integrated urban forest management cycle in order to operate assets at their most effective level.
    • Utilizes cyclic urban forest management strategies in order to establish project scopes, goals, objectives, deliverables, compliance requirements, and alternatives for arboricultural projects.
    • Utilizes professional trade knowledge to develop scopes of work that are congruent to current arboricultural industry standards and best management practices such as the ANSI A300 and ANSI Z133.1 standards as well as CFR29. Serves as Contracting Officers Technical Representative on contracted arboricultural work.
    • Applies arboricultural and forestry professional knowledge in order to develop and maintain a comprehensive tree inventory.
    • Develops a tree management master plan utilizing a 3-5 year cyclic strategy and a parallel Hazard Tree Management Master Plan. Works with subordinates to translate strategic plans into near term operational goals.
    • Responsible for implementing risk management strategies designed to mitigate public safety threats posed by hazardous trees. Performs annual tree inspections in accordance with published and promulgated policies in order to maintain a formal Hazard Tree Management Plan.
    • Oversees the all aspects of the park tree maintenance program.
    • Expert knowledge in arboriculture tree preservation and protection.



    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    0460 Forestry

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/554542500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.