Marine Resources Management Specialist

  • National Marine Fisheries Service
  • Silver Spring, MD, USA
  • Dec 03, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Fisheries - Marine Science - Aquatic Biology

Job Description


This position is located within the Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of the Assistant Administrator for Fisheries, with one vacancy in Silver Spring, MD. 

This position is also announced under vacancy number NMFS-AA-2020-0002, which is open to Status Candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

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As a Marine Resources Management Specialist, you will perform the following duties:

  • Support the development and execution of strategic plans for species that live in the ocean or in on-land man made systems.
  • Plan and assist in preparing budgets and annual operating plans for the aquaculture program.
  • Reviews, assess, prioritize, assists in the development and implementation of science-based tools and policies for sustainable marine aquaculture.
  • Assimilate technical and scientific information on marine aquaculture issues for use in public forums, strategic plans, briefs, papers and other documents.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic or foreign travel may be required.

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Pay scale & grade ZP 3 Salary $69,581 to $108,422 per year