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OPNAV Enviromental - NEPA Specialist

Washington DC

Job Number:433565


SAIC’s Defense Systems Customer Group is seeking an Environmental Analyst to assist Chief of Naval Operations, Energy and Environmental Readiness Division (OPNAV N45).

This position will be located at the Pentagon. OPNAV N45 requires on- site support with Navy environmental planning experience and working knowledge of U.S. Navy operations, specifically related to aircraft/airspace training and testing.

Support is needed to review and evaluate planning documentation, such as Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and related National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents concerning naval aircraft/airspace training and testing.

Expertise in U.S. Navy environmental planning and airspace, assessment of potential impacts of proposed actions to U.S. Navy testing and training activities, coordination with U.S. Navy commands and Federal agencies, and understanding of U.S. Navy mission and potential encroachment impacts to U.S. Navy capability are key skills.


Job Duties:

The Employee shall also provide on-site strategic support for Task Force Compatibility and Readiness Sustainment. The Employee shall assist with efforts to minimize operational impacts from encroachment through policy and program oversight and shall provide briefs, letters, point papers, meeting notes, and other materials to address priority encroachment threats. The Employee shall draft responses to encroachment inquiries from interested stakeholders; analyze encroachment effects on training, operations, and mission readiness; facilitate program execution and policy compliance; support strategic engagement to protect Navy’s equities; review technical reports, new or proposed rules, regulations, legislation, and executive orders pertaining to encroachment; and coordinate OSD Siting Clearinghouse tasks.




Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years or more experience. Education: Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as Environmental Studies,

Environmental Engineering, Oceanography, Ocean Engineering, or Marine Science


Required Skills:

- 3 years’ experience with Department of Defense and Department of Navy Environment and Energy Policy - Excellent communication and computer skills; MS Office®, specifically Word®, Excel®, and PowerPoint®. - Possess strong interpersonal, presentation, verbal, and writing skills. - Knowledge of US Environmental policies, such as the National Environmental Policy Act


Desired Skills:

- Experience with training and range operations and encroachment issues

- Experience with Energy Project analysis - 3 years’ experience supporting a Command Staff or equivalent level organization SAIC Overview:


SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government.


Apply online: https://jobs.saic.com/

Posted March 1, 2018

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