Develops the annual program of work for all aspects of the unit NEPA accomplishment
program. Responsible for gathering all the appropriate information in order to develop the current and long-range project planning in the assigned area. Forecast projected financial, informational, administrative, and staffing needs based on input from all program areas. Responsible for the development, monitoring and maintenance of planning documents and action plans for all aspects of the program of work, including monitoring targets and making changes when needed. Serves as contact for facilitating the project planning efforts between inter—and intra-agency organizations. Coordinates the assimilation of needed
requirements, i.e., environmental design art, budget, safety, etc. in all unit programplanning efforts. Instructs project staff on the plan standards and guidelines related to the unit natural resource management proposals. If changes are required to the unit plan
components, recommends changes based on founded results or new technical data. When needed, acts as contracting officer’s representative (COR) for NEPA contracts. Based on environmental analyses develops contract statement of work. Based on NEPA documents, regulations, directive, manuals, etc. develops supplemental material when needed. Offers ideas and assistance concerning the execution of manuals, handbooks and field guides, and on operations of specific programs. Responsible for the collection and the analysis of professional and environmental data to measure and evaluate the effects of impacts of
management proposals of resources (natural, social, or economic). Formulates various documents e.g., decision memos, environmental assessments and environmental impact
statements and related instruments and make recommendation in order that Responsible Officials can make decisions on issues and affected resources. Develops subject plans for specific areas or accountability (i.e., water, soils, habitat management, etc.). Reviews and develops final documents concerning status of projects. Works with others concerning the efforts to utilize state-of-the-art techniques for analytical decision-making, statistical and economic analysis, information display and modification or adaption of them to fit units planning needs. Gathers and evaluates subject matter documents prepared by others and
includes the required information and assumptions into the NEPA source document. Offers technical knowledge to others concerning technical writing. Provides advice to Responding Official regarding informational needs. May create study reports and evaluations into the correct portion of the NEPA informational document or may evaluate NEPA documents
developed by others. Serves as the main point of contact for NEPA activities for the unit.