U.S. Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) may best be described as a small agency with a big mission: To sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. It administers more public land – over 245 million surface acres – than any other Federal agency in the United States. Most of this land is located in the 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also manages 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management Gunnison, CO, USA
Feb 14, 2019
Seasonal
Appointment type:  Seasonal - The length and actual dates of employment may vary depending on the position. Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.   For additional information about the BLM, please visit   Our website . All positions may not be filled or they may be filled at different times depending on budget, hiring needs, and requirements.   Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Biology Technicians (Fisheries) may plan and conduct aquatic and riparian inventories and studies; plan and conduct fish population studies; plan and conduct simple water quality samplings of streams and lakes; analyze inventory or study data; prepare data for inclusion in study reports; and make recommendations for aquatic and riparian enhancement projects or improvements in survey techniques and evaluation methods. Riparian studies may be conducted on wetland areas and along stream corridors and may include species inventory and condition assessments. Biology Aids or Technicians perform any or all of the following or similar duties: Work from an outline; check extensive data in the field of fish habitat condition (stream or lake); record results; make census counts of various species or record observations, based on guidelines provided, on species condition or stream surveys; assists in construction or placement of habitat improvement structures, fences, gabions, trash catchers, etc. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Bureau of Land Management Bishop, CA, USA
Jan 28, 2019
Seasonal
Summary Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.   Visit the   BLM, CA   website for more information.  All positions may not be filled or they may be filled at different times depending on budget, hiring needs, and requirements.  These positions are temporary and are expected to last for approximately 6 months. These positions have no promotion potential. If you want to be considered for a higher grade, you must apply for the higher grade. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities These positions are located at the   BLM Bishop Field Office . Range Technicians serve as crew members that provide technical support and assistance in range conservation, range management, and range improvements. The higher grade level may serve as a crew lead. Duties may include, but are not limited to: Managing herds of wild horse and burros. Processing allotment transfers, permits, or leases. Supervising range use permits and investigate unauthorized use. Identifying and planning range improvement projects. Assisting with range inventory surveys. May assist with weed management and other similar duties.  Work ranges from sedentary, when completing duties in the office, to frequent field work requiring a considerable amount of walking, riding, stooping, bending, and lifting. Office work is performed in an adequately lighted, heated and air conditioned office. A majority of the duties require field work and exposure to extreme heat or cold weather, rough terrain, insects, snakes, and other hazards.  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com