CEMML is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at CSU. CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DOD) and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. We collaborate with our sponsors and within CSU to resolve complex environmental issues, leaving a legacy of science-based decisions that sustain our resources for future generations.
An Airspace Environmental Analyst (Research Associate III, Special) position is available with Colorado State University’s (CSU) Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) to provide environmental support for all airspace and range matters as directed by Air Force Instruction (AFI) 13-201: Airspace Management. Located at the Air National Guard (ANG) Readiness Center, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, this position serves as the ANG Plans and Requirements Branch’s (NGB/A4AM) primary point of contact for the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review of ANG airspace actions. This position assists with Restricted Areas, Military Operations Areas (MOA), Air Traffic Control Airspace, and Military Training Routes, as well as ANG Installations and Mission Support (NGB/A7) in assuring proponents meet all Environmental Impact Analysis Process (EIAP) requirements.
The Airspace Environmental Analyst will coordinate with ANG Civil Engineer and Environmental programs, as well as with external governmental agencies and organizations like the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This position is responsible for impact analysis and technical guidance for airspace and range actions in accordance with AFI 32-7061 and with the FAA’s National Policy Oder 105.1E. The position provides technical review of Test and Training Space Needs Statements (T/TSNS), and prepares, plans, schedules, programs, manages and oversees NEPA projects related to airspace/range actions.
Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications in the announcement to be considered for hire. Apply no later than November 19, 2018, for full consideration. Upload each of the items below individually as a Word Document (.doc), PDF (.pdf), or Rich Text Format (.rtf). Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please remove social security numbers and birthdates from application materials.
A complete application consists of:
1) Statement of Qualifications (one-page letter addressing each qualification described in announcement) uploaded in the ‘Cover Letter’ slot.
3) Transcripts (for each degree earned that is listed under qualifications) uploaded in the ‘Official Transcripts’ or ‘Unofficial Transcripts’ slot.
4) Degree Conferral (copy of diploma if transcripts do not include confirmation that degree was awarded) uploaded to the ‘Other’ slot.
5) References (Please include within your application contact information for 3 professional references including at least one supervisor. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.)
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•Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering (including Aeronautical or Astronautical), Mechanical Engineering, or technical related discipline; or a Bachelor’s Degree in environmental planning, environmental science, environmental management, or closely related field is required.
•5 or more years of experience demonstrating the knowledge, skills, and abilities to evaluate potential environmental impacts of airspace/range actions and other aeronautical environmental planning actions.
•Demonstrated knowledge working with laws and regulations that govern the environmental review of airspace actions and demonstrated experience conducting compliance activities in accordance with Federal regulations.
•Thorough understanding of most standard computer programs and proficiency in database management.
•Experience working in a highly structured organization such as governmental agencies, the military, or government contracting corporations.
•Excellent customer service oriented oral and written communication skills.
•The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license by the employment start date.
•The successful candidate must be legally eligible to work in the United States by proposed start date. CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
•Highly qualified candidates will have a Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering (including Aeronautical or Astronautical), Mechanical Engineering, or technical related discipline; or a Master’s Degree in environmental planning, environmental science, or closely related field.
•Demonstrated familiarity with military culture and its established lines of authority, procedures, and protocols is beneficial.
•Working knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD) and FAA directives, guidance and processes related to airspace is highly desirable.
•Experience with airspace operations (e.g., standards, best practices, operational trends, and regulations), as an aviator or air traffic controller, is also highly desirable.
•Experience with NEPA requirements and procedures from initial scoping and project planning to ROD/FONSI and conclusion, with little to no supervision.
•Demonstrated experience managing projects within organizational hierarchies.
•Prior experience with Sharepoint.
•Demonstrated familiarity with statistical data analysis methods.