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    Summary

    This a full-time Term position which will be supervised by the R5-Lamar NFH and Northeast Fishery Center in Lamar, Pennsylvania and will not convey permanent status in the Federal service. The position will be for a period not to exceed one year and one day with the possibility for extensions up to a total of four years without further competition.

    The duty location of this position will be located at the U.S. Geological Survey's Tunison Laboratory of Aquatic Science in Cortland, New York.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Fish Biologist, you will be responsible for:

    • Applied research on Coregonine rearing practices, including investigations on propagation variables such as diet, lighting, temperature, etc.
    • Stocking practices (e.g. time, size at stocking, etc.) that optimize survival of hatchery products.
    • Laboratory-based and field monitoring and assessments to evaluate fitness and survival of hatchery products.
    • Investigations contributing to domestic broodstock development for Coregonines.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position for training, meetings, or field work.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

  • Job family (Series)

    0482 Fish Biology

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