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 Cañon City, CO, USA
Jun 21, 2018
Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.   For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website . This position is located in Canon City, CO. Information about Canon City can be found at   City of Canon City . Physical Demands: The individual works in an office setting at this level, however, in order to gather samples and complete monitoring activities, the individual frequently may be required to walk or ride vehicles over rough terrain, perform duties that require recurring bending, crouching, stooping, reaching or lifting. Work may also include lifting of moderately heavy items, such as equipment and samples. Work Environment: Much of the work is performed in an office setting. However, frequent field work is necessary to complete the work involving outdoor exposure. Outdoor exposure involves some discomfort in extremes of temperature or inclement weather. The incumbent may be subjected to hostile wildlife, chemical and physical hazards. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Major duties include but are not limited to: Assisting in preparing, evaluating and conducting biological analysis of land and water resource projects. Supporting the Field Office in Oil and Gas planning process and related activities. Writing and reviewing the biological input to environmental assessments, biological assessments, development of protective stipulations, and resource management plans. Evaluating inventory and monitoring data to determine population trends and impacts. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com