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    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), Office of Coastal Management (OCM) office with one vacancy in Silver Spring, Maryland or Chanhassen, MN. 

    This position is also announced under vacancy number NOS-OCM-2020-0010, which is open to Status Candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

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    As an Environmental Protection Specialist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Formulate, execute and oversee compliance with environmental regulations conducted under the National Environmental Protection Act (NEPA) and all other applicable Federal environmental statutes including the Endangered Species Act (ESA), Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), and Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA), National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) and Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA).
    • Formulate plans and environmental analysis documentation to make decisions or recommendations significantly changing, interpreting or expanding important National Ocean Service (NOS) policies and programs.
    • Oversee integration of environmental planning with program planning and execution.
    • Coordinate and engage with external federal agencies to effectively coordinate NEPA and consultation requirements across federal agencies.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563209700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.