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    Salary:

    GS-5: $40,315 (Step 01) to $52,411 (Step 10)

    GS-6: $44,937( Step 01) to $58,413 (Step 10); ; NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01. 

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    Responsibilities

    As a Biological Science Technician (Wildlife) for the Western Ecological Research Center, some of your specific duties will include:

    - Coordinates routine logistical support activities and providing area orientation for contract and cooperating scientists and technicians.

    - Runs computer programs to enter, verify, manage and manipulate data and data files in automated databases and/or geographic information systems.

    - Performs routine data analyses and prepares data summaries.

    - Processes and evaluates the quality and validity of field and laboratory data. Assists in identifying erroneous data.

    - Assists in conducting field studies and surveys to collect wildlife data and/or specimens to support scientific studies.

    - Collects, records, summarizes, organizes and/or files data using a variety of standardized methods and techniques.

    - Participates in field studies for the capture, measuring, and marking of wetland-dependent wildlife, and quantifying their habitats for study.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Travel away from home may be required up to 2-15 nights per month.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    06 - The full performance level of this position will be set at the grade level at which you are selected.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527092600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.