Environmental Resources Specialist

  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Umatilla, OR, USA
  • Jul 31, 2020
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description


This is a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) solicitation utilizing the DHA for to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to positions in the competitive service.

About the Position: This position is located at a hydro-electric generating facility that includes hydro-power, navigation, fish passage and recreational activities in Umatilla OR, approximately 10 miles N. of Hermiston, OR and 30 miles S. of Kennewick, WA, which are full service communities.

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  • Interprets and applies current environmental protection laws, regulations, and policies to operation and maintenance activities.
  • Performs studies to evaluate compliance with environmental protection requirements.
  • Develops and adapts innovative programs and procedures to ensure efficient and effective compliance with the environmental requirements.
  • Maintains in-depth knowledge concerning current safety and occupational health laws, regulations, policies.
  • Coordinates with representatives of other government agencies and private firms in developing and maintaining plans and procedures to comply with environmental and safety and occupational health requirements.
  • Monitors and maintains records of compliance activities and personnel training.
  • Serves as training coordinator and instructor for a wide variety of complex training topics.
  • Performs studies, testing, inspections, planning, budget formulation, record keeping for compliance with safety, occupational health, and environmental protection laws and regulations.

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Government- Federal


GS 11 Salary $64,009 to $83,210 per year