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    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    This position is located in Safford, Arizona. Information about Safford, Arizona and the surrounding area can be found at: https://www.cityofsafford.us/

    We expect to fill 2 vacancies at this location; however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if they become available.

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    • Plans for and manages developed recreation sites and primitive wilderness facilities such as camp and picnic, winter sports, boating and swimming, trails, trailhead parking, etc.
    • Conducts surveys, analyzing data, proposing, mapping, and laying out improvements in areas designated for recreation purposes; checking details of proposed site plans against broader management plans.
    • Plans and oversees interpretive, environmental education programs and recreation special events. Coordinates special emphasis programs such as volunteers and partnerships.
    • Oversees, inspects, and/or monitors compliance of recreation permits, including concessions. Processes special recreation permit applications. Confers with permittees and/or outfitter and guide permit holders to gain compliance.
    • Oversees law enforcement responsibilities for the unit?s recreation activities. Coordinates with law enforcement on recreation site compliance issues.
    • May serve as a contract inspector or Contracting Officer Representative (COR) for recreation oriented service and construction contracts such as toilet pumping, trails construction and maintenance, and assigned capital investment projects.
    • Coordinates with engineers, landscape architects and other specialists to ensure adherence to site plans and designs.
    • Prepares or assists in National Environmental Protection Act (NEPA) analysis and the preparation of environmental documents such as environmental assessments and impact statements.
    • Considers and documents impact of proposed recreational activities and facilities on other resources such as soils, water, timber, range, cultural, viewshed, and wildlife.
    • May serve as a team leader, or member, or participate in interdisciplinary teams for integrated resource planning.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 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/592468400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.