Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program seeks Salmon Recovery Project Planner (Salmon, ID)

Job Close Date: 
March 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

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Open for Recruitment: February 21, 2018 - March 12, 2018
Announcement # NONCLS046640
Salary Range: $20.00 - $23.00 Hourly (DOE) -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Salmon, ID

SPECIAL NOTIFICATION: This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission.

THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF SPECIES CONSERVATION
has an opening for a Salmon Recovery Project Planner in Salmon, Idaho

Responsibilities:

-In a team work environment, coordinate with private landowners, government agencies and non-government organizations to
develop habitat restoration projects to benefit anadromous fish in the Upper Salmon River Basin
-Maintain and utilize data collection systems and computer-based reports for analysis and dissemination
-Participate in developing and conducting demonstration projects, workshops and other training events
-Assist with program budgeting, and contract development including assisting with development of RFPs (Requests for
Proposals), solicitation of bids and selection of vendors
-Act as liaison with other agencies, project sponsors and private landowners
-Answer inquiries for information from local, state and federal agencies and the public
-Review and evaluate departmental planning projects or grants for compliance with local, state and federal environmental -
regulations including ESA, NEPA and the Clean Water Act
-Prepare grant applications for submittal to state or federal agencies, and manages grant-related activities
-Participate in on-site project compliance reviews
-Participate as an active member of an interagency technical team and advisory committee in addition to taking notes
-Provide reports and project information to Advisory Committees, project sponsors special interest groups and the general
public
-Assist with website maintenance