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Job Summary

Silver Spring, MD
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
2+ to 5 Years
Education Level
Bachelor's Degree
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Fish Passage Restoration Specialist

About the Job

Fish Passage Restoration SpecialistSilver Spring, MD


Position Description

Will review and assess existing federal or non-governmental regional fish passage prioritization efforts, tools, and resource gaps. Will support development of shared short- and long-term program goals forthe hydropower, Restoration Center (RC), and Protected Resources (PR) staff. Will develop recommendations for coordination of efforts to maximize the impact on diadromous fish; coordinate the cross-program development of a national vision and fish passage strategy for priority-setting and increased alignment across RC and regional hydropower program fish passage efforts; and coordinate the development of national and regional graphics and maps of projects and watersheds where theregional hydropower program and RC programs have restored diadromous fish passage or where there may be future opportunities to restore fish passage. Will synthesize monitoring data collected across fish passage restoration projects and analyze diadromous fish return data prior to and after fish passage restoration efforts. Will construct messages and effective communication strategies that can be used to advance the programs.


Required Skills

2years of specialized experience relating to environmental management, policy, science. Demonstrated understanding ofdiadromous fish, diadromous fish habitat, and fish passage restoration, including barrier removal.Must have knowledge of the principles of coastal and marine habitat conservation and fisheries management.Requires experience applying natural resource policies and regulations, preferably in coastal and marine environments, and in developing and implementing conservation and restoration strategies at the landscape or watershed scale, including basic knowledge in geographic information systems (GIS).Must have demonstrated ability to work independently and to manage multiple tasks, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.    


Must be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the applicable government facility.



BS in Environmental Management,Policy, Science, related discipline, or equivalent.MS preferred.


Submit resume to ERT’s Career Opportunities Web Page at:



Earth Resources Technology, Inc. (ERT)

ERT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer - All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.



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