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    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) with one vacancy located in Miami, FL or St. Petersburg, FL.

    This position is also announced under vacancy number NMFS-SEFSC-2020-0003, which is open to all US Citizens or Nationals. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

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    As a Supervisory Research Fish Biologist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Serve as the Deputy Director providing guidance, supervisory actions, and oversight for Divisions, Laboratories, and branches on scientific, Council services, and operations management.
    • Provide advice on the administration and fisheries management issues as a Senior Advisor and Representative to the South Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean Fishery Management Councils and Interstate Commissions.
    • Design and lead a fishery management research or policy analysis program advancing science and technology and promoting program results.
    • Maintain communication and cooperation within agencies and offices to develop efficient research programs and deliverables, cross-cutting activities, and educational outreaches.
    • Oversee the development and implementation of policies, procedures, budget planning, formulation, execution and hiring activities, and performance management.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Up to 25% of domestic travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    5 - There is no promotion potential for this position.

  • Job family (Series)

    0482 Fish Biology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/555592900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.