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    Explore a new career with the BLM – where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    For additional information about the BLM, please visit our website.

    BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join our team at the Kremmling Field Office in Kremmling, Colorado, AND at the Little Snake Field Office in Craig, Colorado, AND at the White River Field Office in Meeker, Colorado, to monitor and collect data for the implementation of the Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse Plan.

    These positions are located in Kremmling, Colorado, AND Craig, Colorado, AND Meeker, Colorado. Information about Kremmling can be found at Town of Kremmling. Information about Craig can be found at Town of Craig. Information about Meeker can be found at Town of Meeker. There is one position per location.

    These positions are also being announced as a Rangeland Management Specialist under CO-DEU-2016-0020 and as a Natural Resources Specialist under CO-DEU-2016-0022. In order to be considered for these positions, you will need to apply to the vacancy announcements listed.

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    Responsibilities

    For the GS-7: This is a developmental grade. If selected at this grade, you will be given assignments that will prepare you to successfully perform the duties at the full performance grade (GS-09). You will perform work as an advanced trainee under the guidance and supervision of a supervisor or higher graded wildlife biologist. Major duties include but are not limited to: Evaluating and conducting biological analyses of wildlife ecology and behavior as it relates to land and water resource projects; identifying the impacts to wildlife habitat and threatened and endangered species; evaluating inventory and monitoring data to determine population trends and impacts; serving on interdisciplinary teams addressing wildlife and other natural resource issues and problems; and writing and reviewing the biological input to a variety of documents.

    For the GS-9: Major duties include but are not limited to: Assisting in preparing, evaluating and conducting biological analysis of land and water resource projects; working closely with and assisting senior specialist with coordinating and consulting with Tribal, State, special interest groups and other federal agencies; serving on interdisciplinary teams where in collaboration with other specialists writes and reviews biological input to environmental assessments, biological assessments, and development of protective stipulations, and resource management plans; and participating in monitoring wildlife development projects by providing input to interdisciplinary reports, environmental assessments and protective stipulations for threatened and endangered species.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    09

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens – No previous Federal Service is required.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0486 Wildlife Biology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/431759300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.