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Natural Resource Specialist

Deadline:
Employer:
US Army Corps of Engineers
Job Field:
Fisheries
Forestry
Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Water and Soil Resources
Wildlife
GIS/Technology
Policy/Administrative
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Elberton
Job Description:

   This is a direct-hire recent graduate position. The candidate must be a person who was awarded a degree by an institution of higher education not more than two years before the date of the appointment of such person. The period of two years is extended to four years for those who have completed a period of obligated service in a uniformed service.
   This position is located on Richard B. Russell Lake, approximately 18 miles southeast of Elberton, GA or 5 miles south of Calhoun Falls, SC.
   The position serves as a Natural Resource Specialist as part of a multi-disciplinary team for Russell Lake. Duties entail a mission to manage and conserve natural resources, consistent with ecosystem principles, while providing quality sustainable public outdoor recreation experiences, contract administration, environmental stewardship and environmental compliance. Coordinates planning and execution of all activities related to one or more of the following programs: forestry, fisheries and wildlife, shoreline stabilization, pest control, soil conservation, boundary surveillance, recreation and park administration, shoreline management, contract administration, historic properties protection, public education and interpretation, visitor assistance and public safety.

Qualifications:

   This position a direct-hire recent graduate position. The candidate must be a person who was awarded a degree by an institution of higher education not more than two years before the date of the appointment of such person. The period of two years is extended to four year for those who have completed a period of obligated service in a uniformed service.

Those that will graduate December of 2019 will also qualify and can apply for this position.

Salary:
$33,949 - $51,440
Benefits:

Employees in this position are eligible for federal benefits, holiday pay and earned leave

How to Apply:

   Submit the following items hard copy or via email to be considered for the position:
   
   1. Résumé (Include Start and End dates for all volunteer, educational, and work experience referenced. Also list hours worked per week)
   2. Transcript- submit an unofficial transcript (official transcript will be required if selected)
   3. References (Work and/or Academic)
   4. Verification of awarded degree with an institution of higher education.
   5. DD-214, Discharge Certificate (if a veteran)

   U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
   ATTN: Glenn Kowalski
   4144 Russell Dam Drive
   Elberton, GA 30635
   
   glenn.m.kowalski@usace.army.mil