Tuesday , August 3 2021

Land Management Careers – Geologist

Website Bureau of Land Management

Job Description:

Explore a new career with the BLM – where our people are our greatest natural resource. This position is located in the Bureau of Land Management, California State Office, Division of Energy and Minerals in Sacramento, CA. Information about Sacramento and the surrounding area can be found at Sacramento Chamber of Commerce. We expect to fill 1 vacancy at this time; however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if they become available.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plans, directs, and/or executes major professional, scientific, technical, administrative, fiscal, or other specialized programs.
  • Provides statewide leadership for mineral and related resource programs under the administration of the BLM in California and Northwestern Nevada.
  • May represent the Deputy State Director at meetings, providing information and discussing issues as needed to meet public, professional, and governmental group needs. This may require incumbent to make major decisions and binding commitments.
  • Responsible for the sustained progress of projects in accordance with scope, cost, and scheduled baseline.
  • Serves as the principal program assistant to the Deputy State Director for the Division of
  • Energy and supervises the Minerals activities and the Branch of Energy and Minerals.
    Coordinates Branch staff activities with other staff to achieve program and multi-resource goals through interaction between individuals and teams in the State.
  • Performs full supervisor duties such as evaluating the work of subordinates, recommending selections for vacant positions, hear employee grievances and complaints and working to resolve them, address disciplinary problems, and recommend awards.
  • Ensures the monitoring of the budget process and accomplishments for the Branch programs and advises the DSD, District, or Field Office staff when budgets appear to be out-of-line with assigned targets and evaluates workload accomplishments.

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in Geology plus 20 additional semester hours in any combination of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological science, structural, chemical, civil, mining or petroleum engineering, computer science, planetary geology, comparative planetology, geophysics, meteorology, hydrology, oceanography, physical geography, marine geology, and cartography.
  • Include differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than first-year physics and chemistry)
  • Direct Deposit Required.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • Lead to a bachelor’s degree in a school of engineering with at least one program accredited by ABET

Job Details:

Company: Bureau of Land Management

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Sacramento, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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