Biological Science Technician (Wildlife) - 3 vacancies and CA locations

  • U.S. Geological Survey
  • Dixon, CA, USA
  • Sep 12, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description



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Salary: $44,937 (Step 01) to $58,413 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01. 

There are 3 vacancies; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies if they become available. 

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As Biological Science Technician (Wildlife) within the Western Ecological Research Center, some of your specific duties will include:

- Leads field crew and coordinates activities to collect waterbird data and/or species to support scientific studies.

- Assists in conducting field studies to collect waterbird data and/or specimens.

- Collects, records, summarizes, organizes and/or files data using a variety of standardized methods and techniques.

- Runs computer programs to enter, verify, manage and manipulate data and data files in automated databases and/or geographic information systems.

- Processes and evaluates the quality and validity of field and laboratory data.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Occasional travel away from home may be required up to 2 nights per month.

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Job Level



Government- Federal


GS 06 Salary $44,937 to $58,413 per year