Kanab, UT
Kanab, UT
Wage/Hr:$65.00Hours/Week:29Minimum Age:55

? This position supports the Bureau of Land Management Utah Paria River District Office. ? The BLM Experienced Services Program is a unique partnership created to help solve the workforce issues facing government agencies. The program connects experienced workers (age 55+) to the BLM to provide scientific, technical, and administrative support. ? BLM ESP positions are meant to provide temporary, project-based support. This position is currently funded for an estimate of 42 weeks. ? A background security investigation may be required prior to the start date. Only those positions with 30+ hours per week are eligible for health insurance benefits; all positions will accrue sick leave. ? The experienced workers participating in the Program are referred to as ?Enrollees? and are not employees of the BLM or NEW Solutions. NEW Solutions is the ESP non-governmental organization responsible for administrative aspects of the program, and the Enrollees work under BLM direction to assist the Agency staff in carrying out their mission. BLM ESP Enrollees benefit from the opportunity to keep technical skills current; to access new training opportunities; to engage in gainful project-based positions; and to undertake meaningful tasks using their experience and talent to contribute to the environment, the national economy, and their own financial security.


Minimum of 15 year(s) of experience in hydrology or related OR BA/BS Degree in Hydrology, geology, physical science or related field

  • Experience required with Windows, MS Word, MS Excel
  • MS SharePoint, Teams

Enrollee will support the Paria River District (BLM PRD) and Canyon Country District (BLM PRD) as a subject matter expert for Hydrology and other related resources in the development of the GSENM and BENM Resource Management Plans.

  • Subject matter expert for large scale resource management planning efforts for both the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and the Bears Ears National Monument.   100%

  • Mandatory employee training such as FISSA/ROB related to IT systems security may apply.
  • Appropriate project orientation will be provided.
  • Physical requirements: Position is mainly in an office setting environment (telework/remote work available). Light lifting of case-files, sitting for extended periods of time.

NEW Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunity and to an environment free from discrimination and harassment in any form administering Experienced Worker Programs under cooperative agreements with federal agencies. It is NEW Solutions' policy to comply with all applicable laws that provide equal opportunity and to prohibit unlawful discrimination in enrolling participants in the federal programs.