Rangeland Management Specialists - Utah

  • U.S. Bureau of Land Management
  • Utah, USA
  • Apr 26, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Environmental Planning - NEPA Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

3 vacancies in the following locations:

Summary

Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. 

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There are two positions located in Moab, Utah. Information about Moab and the surrounding area can be found at Moab, UT

There is one position located in West Valley City, Utah or Tremonton, Utah.

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Responsibilities

These positions serve as a Rangeland Management Specialist for the Moab Field Office or Salt Lake Field Office. At the lower levels, the incumbent will be assigned work designed to further develop and refine their knowledge and skills. Assignments will typically combine productive work with on-going training and instruction. Supervision received at the lower level will be closer with oversight and review being provided more frequently. At the full performance level major duties include but are not limited to:

-Plans, manages, produces, and implements allotment evaluations for assigned allotments

-Provides and coordinates oversight and review of field and district office range documents for NEPA adequacy

-Reviews grazing permit applications to ensure compliance with appropriate federal law and regulations

-Processes protests and appeals, prepares casework in preparation for hearings

-Provides input to interdisciplinary reports, environmental assessments resource management plans, and protective stipulations for rangeland ecosystems.

Physical demands: The individual works in an office setting however, frequently in order to gather samples and complete monitoring activities, the individual 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 equipment and samples. The incumbent may subjected to hostile wildlife, chemical and physical hazards.

Work environment:  The work is performed in an office setting. However, frequently when necessary to complete the work, there is outdoor exposure. Outdoor exposure requires some discomfort in extremes of temperature or inclement weather.

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Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 07 - 11 Salary $42,053 to $80,912 per year