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.

has an opening for a Salmon Recovery Project Planner in Salmon, Idaho


-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
-Assist with website maintenance