Biological Science Technician

  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Annapolis, MD, USA
  • Feb 15, 2018
Biology - Ecology Communication - Public Outreach Conservation/ Natural Resources Fisheries - Marine Science - Aquatic Biology

Job Description

Summary

This position is part of the Maryland Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office. As a Biological Science Techncian in Annapolis, MD.

TEMPORARY 1039: This is a full-time temporary position not-to-exceed 1 year that will total less than 1040 hours (6 months), excluding overtime in a service year. The service year is the calendar year that begins on the date of the employee's initial appointment in the agency. These appointments may be extended from year to year. Extensions of appointment without further competition may be granted based on work needs, funding, or any other condition of employment. The employee may be terminated or placed on an intermittent work schedule (no pre-scheduled tour of duty) at any time.

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Responsibilities

Duties may include: Under the supervision of the Project Leader and/or staff biologist carries out daily activities of a fishery management program. Assists with preparation, maintenance, and use of field equipment as necessary to accomplish routine fishery management investigation. Assists with fish collection, stocking, population determination, fish migration studies, species identification and office administration. Participates in fishery management surveys and assists in management plan preparation for federal program areas within the geographic responsibilities of the station. Assists with the preparation and presentation of programs at informal meetings to explain fishery management programs and their objectives. Incumbent will act as a Crew Lead.

Closes 02/21/2018

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Job Level

Entry-level

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

$17.78 per hour . Pay scale & grade GS 5.