Wildlife Biologist

  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, Mesquite Avenue, Needles, CA, USA
  • Jun 10, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description


This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R2-18-10232442-LLP-MP for current and former federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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This position is part of the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge located in Needles, CA. As a Wildlife Biologist , you will be responsible for designing and conducting studies of species and their habitats, collect data, analyze data, make recommendations to alter wildlife management plans, and prepare reports.

The duties of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Conducts and implements the Refuge's biological program
  • Executes planning, logistics, and implementation of wildlife surveys
  • Gathers, organizes, and interprets biological, ecological, pathological, public use or other pertinent information to ensure management plans are current
  • Develops databases and analyzes data using standard statistical methods and procedures in preparation of progress reports
  • Operates small water craft, farm tractors, lights trucks, vehicles, and various other equipment
  • Attends and provides input at meetings with the general public, landowners, and other units of state, county, and Federal government

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Occasional travel is required to attend workshops, training, and meetings.

Closes 06/22/2018

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Job Level

Entry-level,   Mid-level  


Government- Federal


$46,815 to $74,444 per year. Pay scale & grade GS 7 - 9.