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    There are 27 vacancies available in the following locations: Prescott Valley, AZ; Springerville, AZ; Chandler, AZ; Safford, AZ; Kingman, AZ; Alturas, CA; Hollister, CA; Visalia, CA; Mariposa, CA; Salinas, CA; Concord, CA; Fort Morgan, CO; Lovington, NM; Alamogordo, NM; Roswell, NM; Baker City, OR; Casper, WY; Buffalo, WY; Saratoga, WY; Afton, WY; Greybull, WY; Lexington, NE; Hobart, OK; Vinita, OK; Bay City, TX; Floresville, TX; Seguin, TX. The pay range for Chandler, AZ is $33,100-$43,030 (Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ). The pay range for Kingman, AZ is $32,374-$42,086 (Las Vegas-Henderson, NV-AZ). The pay range for Hollister, CA; Salinas, CA; and Concord, CA is $38,366-$49,875 (San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA). The pay range for Bay City, TX is $36,489-$47,435 (Houston-The Woodlands, TX). The pay range for the rest of the locations is $32,318 - $42,012 (Rest of US Pay Table).

    The incumbents will train in range management and soil and water conservation activities while assisting in the planning of conservation practices on ranches and farms.

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    Responsibilities

    • Develops resource inventories as a step in developing ecological site descriptions, forage suitability groups, conservation plans and assist landowners in preparing conservation plans.
    • Assists landowners in development of practical grazing management plans, plans fencing, water development, seeding, brush management, supplemental grazing land treatment; evaluates management of treatment alternative on a cost-benefit basis.
    • Advises ranchers and farmers on the application and maintenance of conservation practices.
    • Makes plant identification and evaluations, determine plant community characteristics, basic soil-plant relationships, response of plants to grazing use and productivity of grazing lands.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Approximately 10-20%.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    09

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.

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  • Job family (Series)

    0454 Rangeland Management

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/441799000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.