Supervisory Fish Biologist Map Job in GLOUCESTER, MA

Vacancy No. Department National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Salary $96,411.00 to $148,108.00 Grade 4 to 4
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/12/2018 Close Date 1/22/2018
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    01/12/2018 to 01/22/2018

  • Salary

    $96,411 to $148,108 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    ZP 4

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time / Career or Career-Conditional

  • Appointment type



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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  • Duties



    This position is located in the National Marine Fisheries Services (NMFS), Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office (GARFO), Protected Resourse Division (PRD) with one vacancy in Gloucester, MA.

    This position will be filled under the DOC Alternative Personnel System (CAPS). This system replaced the Federal GS pay plan and structure. Under CAPS, positions are classified by career, pay plan, and pay band. The ZP-4 is equivalent to the GS-13/14.

    The full performance level of this position is ZP-4.

    * A one year supervisory period may be required.

    * Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized.

    * This position is not in the bargaining unit.


    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other Supervisory Fish Biologist, ZP-0482-4 positions throughout NOAA. The position must be alike (e.g.: within the same geographic locations, same grade/band requires the same qualifications as indicated in this vacancy announcement).

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    As a Supervisory Fish Biologist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Conduct management and develop approaches to influence decision making on National Marine Fisheries Service Endangered Species Act recovery and conservation efforts for marine or estuarine species in the Atlantic.
    • Coordinate with the Northeast Fisheries Science Center, outside federal action agencies, and others to monitor take of our protected species. Manage and coordinate actions to respond to petitions to list new species under the Endangered Species Act as well as down list or delist currently listed species.
    • Develop, implement, and promote outreach and education programs for our constituents related to our protected species.
    • Perform the full range of supervisory functions, to include: developing performance standards, planning and assigning work, providing or arranging for training needs and requests, and evaluating work performance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    * Status Candidates - Current Federal employees with competitive status or Former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility;

    * CTAP/ICTAP eligibles;

    * Veterans under VEOA or 30% Disabled and certain Military Spouses;

    * Individuals with Disabilities (Schedule A);

    * Peace Corps, Vista (AmeriCorps) eligibles;

    * Those eligible under an OPM interchange agreement or other special appointing authority.

    Questions? This job is open to 5 groups.

  • Job family (Series)

    0482 Fish Biology

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Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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