This position provides shared leadership for the Science Applications, Migratory Birds, and International programs. As a Fish and Wildlife Administrator, you will be responsible for working closely with the Regional Directorate on budget development and allocation, evaluation, coordination, and response to policy and management issues arising from implementation of these programs.Learn more about this agency
This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R7-20-10817919-DP-(MP) for current and former federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.
The salary range given above includes base pay and locality pay, you will receive a 4.22% cost of living allowance for Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau, or 5.80% for all other Alaska locations. This allowance is subject to annual review, adjustment and grade decrease.
Applicants are ineligible for this position if ANY time they have been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony crime of domestic violence, unless such conviction was expunged, set aside or the applicant receives a pardon.
As a Fish and Wildlife Administrator your duties will include but are not limited to the following:
Provide expert senior level advice and assistance to the Regional Director to ensure organizational commitment to a shared leadership approach to science, migratory birds conservation and international conservation.
Manage complex issues concerning the needs of the Region in regard to conservation science, the migratory bird program, international activities, operating procedures, associated policy, budget, staffing and direction.
Promotes the integration of science and Strategic Habitat Conservation across the Region. Works with Joint Ventures, the states, other agencies/partners, and field managers to identify priority areas for adaptation (better planning), research, and monitoring projects to improve fish and wildlife management decisions.
Provide shared leadership, supervision, and management expertise to program staff to support the complex management systems and functions within the assigned Region's boundaries.
Analyze changing situations and provide leadership on international conservation, migratory bird conservation planning/implementation and scientific matters including critical research and technical assistance to meet Regional management needs.
Coordinate the review and preparation of science documents, reports, and policy statements to ensure they meet Regional goals.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/568776900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.