Fish and Wildlife Biologist

  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Avon Park, FL, USA
  • Oct 11, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Fisheries - Marine Science - Aquatic Biology Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Summary

This position is part of the Panama City Ecological Services Field Office.

This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R4-19-10329588-NM-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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Responsibilities

Plan and conduct investigations of moderate complexity to identify habitat characteristics and determine the impact of various land and water development projects.
Conduct routine consultations pursuant to Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Assist in preparation and review of biological implications of environmental assessments/impact statements.
Assist in development of comprehensive fish and/or wildlife management plans.
Provide input on aquatic and terrestrial habitat restorations.
Conduct surveys and mapping of habitat quality and quantity and identify present species.
Attend public meetings and hearings to discuss proposed or existing development projects.

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Job Level

Mid-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 9 Salary $50,598 to $65,778 per year