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    Summary

    The selectee may be duty-stationed at the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park or in our Flagstaff, Arizona office, but will be expected to travel throughout the park as they carry out the duties of the position.

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    Responsibilities

    This position is located in the Division of Science and Resource Management at Grand Canyon National Park (GRCA) and is designated as Chief of that division. You will be responsible for the overall management, direction, supervision, implementation, and quality assurance of science, natural, cultural, and visitor use management programs. Leads the division in ensuring that all employees, interns, and volunteers demonstrate high standards of professional behavior, demeanor, and conduct. Manages organizational change in response to legislation, appropriations, policy changes, or the NPS park senior executive team. Provides division-driven direction while maintaining a positive work atmosphere that empowers employees lo strive for excellence, be creative, support a diversity of viewpoints, and work effectively with others within and beyond their disciplines and division.

    Through subordinates, close coordination with personnel and supervisors in other divisions, pr directly, the Incumbent leads in developing, reviewing, and approving program goals, plans, policies, and procedures for carrying out a multi-year and multi-disciplinary, fully integrated program to ensure good stewardship of cultural resources, as well as wilderness and other resource values. Directs efforts to identify short- and long-term resource issues, set objectives, outline research and management actions needed, and obtain resources to implement programs and practices to sustain or restore ecosystem processes and component resources and values within. Manage a budget of $2-4 million annually from various fund sources including park base, fire, FLREA, CFF, donation, cost recovery, and natural or cultural resource funds.






    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/599849800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.