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Beach and Inlet Management Project Coordinator

Carteret County NC

Closing: 12/21/2017 5:00 PM Eastern

Salary Grade 76 - Recruitment Range: $50,238 - $62,000


This is a regulatory position that is responsible for managing all aspects of beach nourishment, terminal groin, shallow draft inlet management and beneficial use projects. Primary duties include:

Acting as the agency lead on reviewing SEPA and/or NEPA documents prepared for beach nourishment, terminal groin, shallow draft inlet management, and beneficial use projects;

Serving as the State lead on Project Delivery Teams and other project planning and coordination efforts;

Working with applicants to ensure that the Coastal Resources Commission's (CRC) sediment compatibility standards are adhered to, and that material placed on the beach does not contain unacceptable levels of rock or large shell material;

Serving as both field representative and permit coordinator for these projects;

Carrying out compliance monitoring during project construction;

Maintaining pre- and post- construction survey and monitoring data to ensure that any required data collection efforts provide meaningful information to regulatory agencies, the public, and the applicant, and that no unnecessary data collection efforts will be required;

Managing and coordinating in-progress project modifications, which often need to be processed very quickly to ensure that project operations are not interrupted;

Working with the USACE to ensure that federal nourishment and beneficial use projects are carried out in a manner consistent with State policies;

Managing post-storm ocean-front damage assessment and response for emergency nourishment, inlet management, and beach bulldozing projects.


For additional information about the Division of Coastal Management, visit: https://deq.nc.gov/about/divisions/coastal-management.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

To receive credit for your work history and credentials, you must list the information on the application form. Any information omitted from the application form, listed under the text resume section, or on an attachment will not be considered for qualifying credit.

Substantial knowledge of issues surrounding the management of coastal beaches and inlets.

Experience working with a multi-disciplined, multi-agency project planning and/or review team.

Experience preparing or processing regulatory permit applications.

Experience in one or more of the following disciplines: coastal processes, coastal geology, coastal engineering.

Experience making presentations and/or public speaking.


Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Master's degree in one of the agricultural, biological, engineering, environmental or natural resource sciences or a closely related curriculum from an appropriately accredited institution and three years of experience related to the area of assignment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


For additional information about this posting, please contact: Pamela Winslow at 252-808-8003 or pamela.winslow@ncdenr.gov.


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Posted December 7, 2017

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