Job opening: Project Manager
Salary: $86 962 - 113 047 per year
Published at: Feb 12 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. We expect to fill multiple vacancies at this time, however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if they become available in one of the following locations: Kingman, AZ, Lake Havasu City, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, Safford, AZ, Tucson, AZ, Yuma, AZ, and/or Saint George, UT.
Responsible for the overall management, control, coordination, and execution of assigned projects and coordination with other project managers.
Provides technical oversight for all aspects of land use authorizations, and NEPA requirements, including land use plan consistency determinations or land use plan amendments processes.
Coordinates the planning, design, and cost for projects of substantial scope and complexity as measured by the diversity, geographic area, management demands, technical intricacies, and public issues.
Serves as primary point of contact for projects assigned with applicants; Federal, State, and local government agencies; and other external organizations.
Participates in long- and short-range decision making, including budgetary input.
Collects and compiles statistical data and develops local applications as necessary to perform statistical analysis by using spreadsheets, graphics, and database applications.
Develops, plans, participates and/or organizes special programs to ensure consistency in addressing wind and solar land use authorizations within various government offices.
Performs project leader functions guided by corporate decisions, laws, regulations, and policy.
Keeps applicants fully informed of project progress, issues and their resolution, and any impacts to costs.
Assures that applicants or other agency participation in the project is in accordance with the agreed upon management plan and applicant commitments.
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- Be sure to read the 'How to Apply' and 'Required Documents' Sections.
- You cannot hold an active real estate license: nor can you have an interest or hold stocks in firms with interest in Federal Lands.
- Direct Deposit Required.
- Appointment will be subject to a favorably adjudicated background/suitability investigation/determination.
- Your resume must contain enough information to show that you meet the qualification requirements as defined in the announcement. In addition, your responses to the questions must adequately reflect in your resume.
- May require a one year probationary period.
- Some locations may be covered by a bargaining unit.
In order to be rated as qualified for this position, we must be able to determine that you meet the qualification requirements - please be sure to include this information in your resume. No assumptions will be made about your experience.
You must possess one (1) full year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 level that is equivalent in difficulty and complexity as indicated by the following examples: (1) managing and coordinating the work of a project team to accomplish project objectives; (2) creating detailed work plans to identify and sequence the activities needed to successfully complete each project; (3) identifying the appropriate skill sets of employees and/or contractors necessary to perform project activities; (4) ensuring that project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the appropriate and required level of quality; (5) preparing financial reports and supporting documentation for funders, stakeholders, and management.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
You must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
Physical Demands: The job involves prolonged hours of sitting at a desk and working on a computer in an office environment. Standing and hiking in adverse climate may be required for fieldwork.
Work Environment: The work environment varies from an office setting where the incumbent is in contact with work associates to a field setting where the incumbent is working alone or in a group, in remote and adverse situations. Will adhere to all safety rules and regulations as prescribed in manuals/supplements or by the designated Safety Officer.
There is no substitution of education for experience at the grade level(s) of this announcement.
- Address BLM Arizona State Office
BLM Arizona State Office, AZ-953
One North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85002
- Name: Francisco Ramos
- Email: [email protected]