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Coastal Resources Specialist 1, G-18

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Job Description

Coastal Resources Specialists manage planning and construction projects undertaken by waterfront communities and local organizations to advance economic development and protect natural resources.  Within established guidelines, employees provide technical assistance and services to various parties, review projects and activities for consistency with the State's Coastal Management Program.  These positions are located in the Department of State.

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Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

Bachelor's or higher degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Coastal Resources Management, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Landscape Architecture, Marine Sciences, Natural Resources, Regional Planning, or Urban Planning, and two years of experience with primary responsibility for developing and implementing plans and projects that protect, restore and/or develop land, water and/or other resources in coastal areas or other waterfront locations.

To Apply

To apply for the examination for this PCO Select Job Title you must apply for the PCO examination by February 22, 2017, fill out and submit the PCO Questionnaire by April 5, 2017, and take the PCO written test in April of 2017. The application for and information about the PCO examination is at: