Biological Science Techs (Wildlife)

  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • USA
  • Feb 11, 2021
Temporary Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Wildland and Forest Fire Control Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Many vacancies in the following locations:

Summary

This position is a Biological Science Tech (Wildlife), GS- 0404-7 working in one of these nine refuges: Willapa NWR, Conboy Lake NWR, Washington Maritime NWRC, Mid-Co River NWR, Cabeza Prieta NWR, Cibola NWR, Shiawassee NWR, Alligator River NWR or Midway Atoll NWR.

Information link to the refuges (select up to 5 locations):
https://fileshare.fws.gov/?linkid=KZi4zr6VWWWgbQYyzqvmlr0NhbsVIxwK8YDODS6ncAGbVD1eiXNq5A

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Responsibilities

As a Biological Science Tech (Wildlife) your duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Planning and implementation of wildlife and/or plant censuses and surveys.
  • Monitor and assist in control of wildlife, plant disease outbreaks, pest plant control, mowing/seeding activities and vegetation removal.
  • Develop databases and analyzing data using standard statistical methods and procedures.
  • Assist with habitat management activities such as tractor mowing, maintaining/repairing fence to prevent cattle trespass, participating in prescribed burns, etc.
  • Provide work direction and guidance to biological technicians and volunteers and YCC enrollees.


This is a term position expected to last 13 months but may be extended up to a total of 4 years.

Travel Required

25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

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Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

GS 7 Salary $43,683 to $57,397 per year