Seeking a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) authority to help provide legal services to support Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), Department of Energy (DOE) mission of advancing high-impact, high-potential energy technologies. This position is located in Washington D.C.
Provides task unique functional expertise necessary to interpret requirements, ensure responsiveness and achieve successful performance. Assists legal and NEPA staff with the analysis, evaluation and implementation of systems and other tasks. Must provide all technical assistance to support the ARPA-E NEPA program, including research, analysis, development, coordination and managing NEPA actions to support research, development, and demonstration of advanced energy technologies. Assist in completing or reviewing Records of Environmental Consideration, categorical exclusions, Environmental Assessments (EAs), public reviews, public interaction / receiving public comments / attending public meetings, tracking and creating presentations for the status of work products, and briefing senior leaders on the status of projects and potential delays.
Specialized Experience: This position requires at least 8 years of experience in the National Environmental Policy Act and implementing regulations, in particular DOE NEPA regulations.