Supervisory Program Leader – USFS

Open & closing dates: 10/25/2018 to 11/06/2018
Service: Competitive
Pay scale & grade: GS 13
Salary: $87,252 to $113,428 per year
Appointment type: Permanent
Work schedule: Full-Time

More Details and Application

This position is located within the Geospatial Technology and Applications Center (GTAC) in Salt Lake City, Utah. The incumbent serves as a Supervisory Program Leader. This position provides program/project leadership, direction, advice and supervision to highly technical and professional staff.

For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Deborah Oakeson at 801-975-3498 and

As a project management and technical advisor, provides advice and guidance to project leaders, and as a multidisciplinary geospatial project team supervisor. Actively applies geospatial intelligence with regard to forest health, forest management, post-fire restoration, active fire detection monitoring, and land use monitoring.

Plans the work to be accomplished by the unit, assigns work to employees, and establishes production or quality standards for the unit’s work. Participates in preparation of annual and multi-year program and long range planning. Conducts studies determining program development needs. Prepares or assembles detailed project proposals and cost estimates.

Demonstrates leadership in establishing and maintaining a work environment that is free from discrimination and creates a sense of inclusion and support for all employees in the workplace.

Travel Required
25% or less – Occasional overnight travel may be required to attend meetings, training, and field visits.

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential