Wildlife Biologists- nationwide locations

  • U.S. Forest Service
  • Portland, Oregon, USA
  • Jun 26, 2020
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Summary

This position is located in the Pacific Northwest Region, Region 6 and is located on a Forest Service unit.

The incumbent serves as a Wildlife Biologist, providing guidance and assistance for the protection, management and improvement of the wildlife habitat for the forest and range lands.

Information on specific locations where jobs are being filled and the dates when applications are due for these locations may be found on the Forest Service website


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Responsibilities

  • Duties listed at the full performance level.
  • Conducts field reconnaissance in order to provide technical advice related to a variety of wildlife species and habitats.
  • Determines the need for and recommends wildlife habitat restoration, enhancement or improvement projects.
  • Works cooperatively with Federal and State wildlife resource agencies.
  • Coordinates wildlife habitat management projects with timber, engineering, recreation and other resource programs. And collaborates with the public and our partners with an interdisciplinary approach.
  • Assists the supervisory wildlife biologist to develop proposed habitat restoration actions, conduct effects analyses and consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
  • Performs contract administration duties for project implementation.
  • Ensures projects adhere to federal laws, policies and regulations.

Job Level

Entry-level,   Mid-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 7 - 9 Salary $43,251 to $52,905 per year