Coastal Resources Specialist Trainee 1 - Similar to Grade 13

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This title exists in State, Department of and has approximately 29 positions.

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Salary Information for Coastal Resources Specialist Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Coastal Resources Specialist Trainee 1 13 $49,363 $63,169
Coastal Resources Specialist Trainee 2 14 $52,198 $66,634
Coastal Resources Specialist 1 18 $65,001 $82,656
Coastal Resources Specialist 2 23 $84,156 $106,454
Coastal Resources Specialist 3 25 $93,530 $117,875
Coastal Resources Specialist 4 27 $103,784 $127,830
Coastal Program Assnt Manager 63 $111,925 $141,439
Coastal Program Manager 64 $123,793 $156,224

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Job Duties

Coastal Resources Specialists manage planning and construction projects undertaken by waterfront communities and local organizations to advance economic development and protect natural resources. Within established guidelines, employees provide technical assistance and services to various parties, review projects and activities for consistency with the State's Coastal Management Program. Specifically, you would prepare and monitor the implementation of Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) projects to ensure compliance with State and federal laws; evaluate proposed federal and other State agencies actions for consistency with the State's coastal policies; advise municipalities on developing and financing waterfront projects, preparing special land and water use regulations for waterfront areas, obtaining State and federal permits for waterfront projects, and developing management programs for watersheds and other areas with high coastal resource values; develop and monitor projects, activities and programs to implement coastal policies dealing with shore erosion, flooding, non-point pollution, fish and wildlife habitat restoration, urban waterfront redevelopment, public access, scenic quality or harbor management; and assist in developing regional coastal management plans.

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