Federal Aviation Administration

The Airport Environmental Program helps airports implement the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other Federal environmental laws and regulations. This includes airport noise compatibility planning (Part 150), airport noise and access restrictions (Part 161), environmental review for airport development, and the application of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970.

Federal Aviation Administration Washington, DC, USA
Feb 17, 2018
Full time
Summary The incumbent will be responsible for assisting leadership to advance an agency-wide program focused on expediting and simplifying environmental review under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other related statutes, regulations, Executive Orders, and requirements or goals set by the Department of Transportation (DOT) or the FAA. Business Component: FAA Washington Headquarters, Assistant Administrator for Policy, International Affairs, and Environment, Office of Environment and Energy, (AEE-1), Environmental Policy and Operations Division, AEE-400. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Incumbent will perform a mixture of routine, multiple, and varying assignments under the limited direction of the division manager and/or more experienced technical specialist. Incumbent will be responsible for tracking FAA’s NEPA reviews through the government-wide Federal Permitting Dashboard and assisting with related policy and guidance development; program oversight; preparing, communicating, and presenting technical information; and coordination, reporting, and liaison regarding FAA compliance with DOT requirements. Incumbent will coordinate agency efforts across lines-of-business and staff offices to maintain up-to-date information on the Permitting Dashboard. Incumbent will be responsible for analyzing Permitting Dashboard data and trends and preparing reports on FAA’s progress towards meeting DOT goals for expediting and simplifying environmental review on a quarterly basis. Additional responsibilities will include leading and/or collaborating with other staff in: (1) advising on requirements and providing support to lines of business to ensure that FAA actions can comply with Federal, DOT and FAA environmental review requirements; (2) evaluating existing agency procedures and developing recommendations for any modifications required to simplify and expedite environmental review; (3) providing oversight and support of the FAA Environmental Network and other mechanisms for informing FAA employees about environmental issues and requirements and techniques for addressing them; (5) helping to formulate FAA viewpoints on environmental issues and communicating them at intra/inter-agency meetings and committees; and (6) managing specific project/program support contracts, statements of work, work requests, and other AEE documents. Travel Required 25% or less - The job may require up to 25% travel. Closes 02/26/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com