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    Summary

    This position is established to provide a meaningful work opportunity in the Biological Science Technician, GS-0404 occupation. The employment opportunity may involve: specific administrative task/work assignments and a variety of activities and assignments, and working with technical and professional staff in support of office programs and activities to gain practical work experience.

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    Responsibilities

    The Biological Science Technician serves in the resource management division of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area (MISS), a partnership-based national park in Minnesota. The incumbent will implement established natural resource management projects and field research by following instructions and standardized procedures to collecting and organizing field data. The incumbent will ensure adequate quality control of data collected samples. Recording all data collected and providing preliminary assessment and classification of the information will be expected. The incumbent will provide technical information, ensure quality control, and solve logistical or operational problems within the scope of the incumbent's knowledge and authority. MISS has a growing volunteer program including the Habitat Restoration Event (HRE) program; the incumbent will provide advice, assistance and training to support the park's volunteer programs on tasks such as treatment and removal of invasive and exotic species, and landscape restorations including planting and caring for native plant species.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/517383900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.