Interdisciplinary ( Regulatory - Wetlands/Waterways)

  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Miami, FL, USA
  • Apr 18, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains

Job Description

Summary

About the Position:

The Miami Regulatory Office is located in the Kendall area of Miami with easy access to major interstate highways, flexi-time work schedule with credit hour option, and free parking. The office is located close to several major universities and colleges. The Greater Miami area is sub-tropical offering warm weather in the winter and has easy access to beaches, world class fishing, diving, shopping, nightlife and many other activities. Everglades National Park and the Florida Keys are only an hour's drive away. For more information visit the following web sites: http://www.miamiandbeaches.com/ or http://www.visitflorida.com/en-us/cities/miami.html.

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Responsibilities

  • Evaluates applications for Department of the Army permits pursuant to Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, and Section 103 of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act.
  • Determines regulatory jurisdiction, ensures project compliance with Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, National Environmental Policy Act, and other applicable environmental laws, regulations, policies, and guidance.
  • Prepares public notices, biological assessments, and other documents and correspondence related to permit decisions.
  • Coordinates with applicants to ensure sufficient avoidance and minimization of impacts and adequacy of mitigation proposals.
  • Contributes to watershed initiatives such as development of regional general permits and serves as agency representative at a variety of meetings.
  • Establishes and maintains effective and personal dialog with applicants, consultants, and state and federal agencies.

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Job Level

Senior-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

$65,075 to $84,601 per year. Pay scale & grade GS 11.