This position is part of the Panama City Ecological Services Field Office. As a Supervisory Fish and Wildlife Biologist you will be responsible for technical expertise in endangered species and the field of fish and wildlife management.Learn more about this agency
This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R4-18-102533347-TL-DEU is open to all qualified individuals. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.
Note: The individual that is selected for this position can potentially negotiate a location other than the three offices listed. Final location must be approved by the Panama city office field supervisor.
The duties of the incumbent include:
- Supervise multiple employees while maintaining specific understanding and focus on AFB missions as they vary across the State
- Utilize professional expertise and comprehensive knowledge of fish and wildlife and Air Force management practices, processes, and trends, as well as a broad knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, policies, and precedents
- Assist in identification of management activities required to meet legal requirements of the Sikes Act and implementation of common conservation measures across multiple AFBs in Florida.
- Initiate and develop significant and innovative changes, methods, and measures on AFBs to resolve unusual natural resources problems and situations, and create solutions for long-term improvements and reviews.
- Coordinate with and advise Federal, State and local agencies, Tribes, non-governmental organizations, industry representatives, private landowners, and others
Work is sedentary. Some work requires periods of walking, standing, bending, climbing, or driving a motor vehicle. Employees occasionally carry light items, such as books, small instruments or samples, book and equipment weighing up to 5 pounds and occasionally over 15 pounds, and other similar materials. Overall, work does not require any special physical effort. Work is usually performed in an office setting, which is adequately lighted, heated, and ventilated. During occasional outdoor work, the employee may experience temperature and weather extremes, rough terrain, and other conditions requiring appropriate dress and precautions. Work may also involve visits to construction sites or other facilities requiring adherence to site-specific safety requirements.
50% or less - You may be expected to travel 25% - 50% of the time for this position.
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/504221200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.