Friday , January 27 2023

NOAA Application – Attorney

Website National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration

Job Description:

This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office (NOAA), Office of the Undersecretary (UNSEC), Office of the General Counsel (OGC), Enviornmental Review Section with 2vacancies to be filled in Silver Spring, MD, Gloucester, MA, St. Petersburg, FL, Juneau, AK, Long Beach, CA, Seattle, WA, or Honolulu, HI.

Job Responsibilities:

  • NOAA is responsible for the implementation of a number of environmental statutes, including the Marine Mammal Protection Act, Endangered Species Act, Magnuson Stevens Fishery Management and Conservation Act, National Marine Sanctuaries Act, and National Environmental Policy Act, for the protection of its trust resources. The Environmental Review and Coordination Section of the NOAA Office of General Counsel (GC ERC) works to ensure that NOAA’s own programs comply with these statutes by working cooperatively with NOAA offices and staff, providing compliance training, preparing guidance documents and instructions, facilitating cross-line office collaboration and coordination, and reviewing and providing legal advice on compliance actions. GC ERC works cooperatively with other GC Sections and NOAA line offices to identify existing gaps in compliance and recommends and helps to implement strategies for ongoing compliance throughout NOAA.

Job Requirements:

  • Must complete a 2 year trial period unless a preference eligible veteran.
  • Applicant must be a US citizen or National to apply for this position.
  • Must be suitable for Federal employment.
  • Position is in excepted service.
  • Must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable (
  • Applicants must successfully complete a background security investigation.

Job Details:

Company: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Saint Petersburg, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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