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    The Arizona Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office (AFWCO) has three offices located in Flagstaff, Parker, and Whiteriver, AZ. The Biological Science Technicians will be responsible for assisting in a variety of fish and aquatic conservation projects related to management of native fish, sport fish, and aquatic invasive species.

    This is a Term appointment, not-to-exceed 13 months, which can be extended for a total appointment of 4 years.

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    The duties of the position include but are not limited to:

    • Conducting biological surveys, observing and recording a wide variety of fish habitat and aquatic conditions, number and variety of fish and other aquatic species
    • Maintaining vehicles and field equipment in a safe operating manner
    • Leading field crews in collection of data in remote locations
    • Computing, compiling, and analyzing data in tabular, graphic, or narrative form
    • Collecting, handling, identifying, tagging, and caring for a variety of endangered, native, and recreational fish
    • Assisting professional biologists by reviewing, cataloging, performing literature reviews, and filing technical publications and material

    Travel Required

    75% or less - Travel is required for field visits, extended duration fishery surveys, meetings, training, and field support to other sub-offices.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523616100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.