U.S. Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) may best be described as a small agency with a big mission: To sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. It administers more public land – over 245 million surface acres – than any other Federal agency in the United States. Most of this land is located in the 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also manages 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management Carson City, NV, USA
Mar 08, 2019
Seasonal - This is a temporary appointment NTE 1039 hours. These positions have no promotion potential. Summary For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website . This announcement may be used to fill more than one position at this duty location. This position is located in Carson City, NV, for more information visit:    Carson City Chamber of Commerce . Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Conducts vegetative monitoring associated with renewable resource programs (hazardous fuels and range). Monitoring could include implementation of the Assessment, Inventory and Monitoring (AIM) protocol, forage utilization, vegetation composition for Land Health, and riparian monitoring (PFC). Higher-grade levels could assist with training and daily guidance for field crews. Inputs data, performs quality control, and extracts data for reporting, planning, and analysis. Completes range condition and trend studies, utilization, actual use, climatological and other allotment evaluation studies. Coordinates with other Resource Specialists. Physical Demands:   The work ranges from sedentary when completing duties in the office to frequent field work requiring a considerable amount of walking, riding, stooping, bending and lifting. Work Environment:   Office work is performed in adequately lighted, heated, and air conditioned offices. Much of the time is spend in the field where exposure to extremes of heat and cold, rough terrain, insects, snakes, and other hazards are common. The employee will adhere carefully to all safety procedures to mitigate hazards encountered. All positions may or may not be filled . They may be filled at different times depending on budget, hiring needs, and requirements. These positions are temporary and are expected to last for approximately 6 months. Positions have no promotion potential, if you want to be considered for a higher grade you must apply for the higher grade. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com