U.S. citizens: Natural Resources Specialist

U.S. Department of the Army

Chatsworth, GA, US

Duties

Summary

About the Position: Serves as a Natural Resources Specialist for the Carter’s Lake Project as part of a multi-disciplinary team for a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers water resources development project that includes, among authorized purposes, a mission to manage and conserve natural resources, consistent with ecosystem principles, while providing quality sustainable public outdoor recreation experiences.


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Responsibilities

  • Coordinates the short-range planning and execution of all activities relating to natural resource management and recreation programs.
  • Implement specific land use plans for diverse water resources projects.
  • Participates in the conservation, preservation, restoration, and use of project natural and cultural resources.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations through active patrol of lands and waters, enforce public safety programs for projects including surveillance and maintenance.
  • Implements resource management actions that promote biodiversity and native species.
  • Enforce Title 36 CFR by educating the visiting public on project purposes, conditions, policies, and regulations.
  • Participates in the development and updates of various planning and operational documents including, Project Safety Plans, Project Master Plans, Fire Prevention Plan, Shoreline Management Plan, and Emergency Operations and Maintenance Plans.
  • Present interpretive program information for public distribution through slide shows, public speeches, and demonstrations.

Travel Required

Occasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position less than 10% of the time.


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ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL