Senior Water Program Lead

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Employer
Sac and Fox Tribe of Iowa
Location
Tama, Iowa, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 13, 2021
Ref
2003035666
Discipline
Restoration
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
JOB TITLE: Senior Water Program Lead

DEPARTMENT: Meskwaki Natural Resources

CLASSIFICATION: Non-exempt

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain and update MNR management plans, policies and procedures
  • Serve as program lead and daily operations manager of water division programs/projects
  • Assist in grant development, management and deliverables
  • Oversee current year grant/project facilitation and management
  • Assist in monitoring and evaluation of local, state, federal, and tribal laws, regulations, and policies pertaining to the water program
  • Conduct biological monitoring, assessment surveys, and /or restoration projects
  • Collect, organize, and analyze data for monitoring Tribal natural resources
  • Create, update and maintain databases; and information gathered for MNR reporting requirements
  • Assist in development/creation of research methods/procedures for monitoring natural resource components
  • Assist with maintaining and further developing GPS/GIS databases
  • Develop and implement outreach and education activities including events and print/electronic media
  • Assist/coordinate in the daily operation of all MNR field activities
  • Attend training conferences and meetings as appropriate to assigned responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain a positive working relationship with a variety of State, federal, and non-governmental agency representatives and the general public living on and near the Sac and Fox Settlement
  • Supervise full-time/seasonal technicians and field crews
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a Natural Resource Management or Environmental Discipline, plus one year professional level experience or equivalent of five years combination of education and full-time professional experience in Natural Resource related work pertaining to the duties detailed below (30-semester hours is the equivalent of one year of education)
  • Must posses a valid driver's license and be insurable
  • Working Knowledge of
    • Land management planning
    • Groundwater/Surface Water
    • Environmental Protection Agency Water Programs
  • Preferred experience in working within the Native American Community and/or knowledge of the Meskwaki culture and the Sac & Fox Settlement
  • Knowledge of basic:
    • Flora & Fauna identification
    • Iowa land structure and history
  • Ability to operate power tools and machinery: Tractors, ATV's, UTV's, all mowers, drills, chainsaws etc.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective written, verbal and listening communication skills
  • Ability to write reports and create charts
  • Ability to operate the following computer programs: Word, Access, Excel, Outlook, ArcGIS
  • Physical ability to collect field data, to work in all weather conditions and to lift 50-lbs on a daily basis
  • Must successfully pass a background investigation

SUPERVISION:
  • Supervised by the Natural Resource Coordinator

SALARY:
  • Annual salary range: $34,195.20- $52,832.00


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