Biological Science Technicians (Wildlife) - CA, NV, OR, HI

  • National Park Service
  • United States
  • Feb 13, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Open & closing dates:  02/13/2019 to 02/19/2019. This job will close when we have received 175 applications which may be sooner than the closing date. Learn more

14 vacancies in the following locations:

Summary

The Pacific West Region is recruiting for summer seasonal Biological Science Technician (Wildlife), GS-0404-5 positions.

Open to the first 150 applicants. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 EST on the 'applicant cut-off' date (which may be sooner than 02/19/2019) to be considered.

The duty stations for the parks are:
Lava Beds National Monument
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Lassen Volcanic National Park
Great Basin National Park
Crater Lake National Park
Point Reyes National Seashore

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Responsibilities

Assists in conducting wildlife censuses and surveys and assembles basic on wildlife populations such as sex, habitat use, age structure, seasonal movement and harvest characteristics. Collects data on condition of forage, range or streams, and makes preliminary determinations on the nature of the cause of problems noted, eg drought, over populations, toxins.

Assists in the development of plans and guidelines on such issues as seasons of recreational use or hunting limits by collecting and compiling the specified data. Uses standard statistical methods and procedures in interpreting the field data gathered and applies these findings in preparing reports and correspondence relating to field activities.

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Job Level

Entry-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 5 Salary $16 per hour