This position is part of the Mid- Columbia River Fish & Wildlife Conservation Office. As a Biological Science Technician you will be responsible for supporting the vision of the Service in protecting aquatic habitats, recover, and restore fish and other aquatic resources, and to provide opportunities to enjoy the many benefits of healthy aquatic resources.Learn more about this agency
- Assists in conducting biological surveys as part of ongoing field investigations to gather field data using both active and passive collection methods.
- Assists in carrying out biological management actions designed to address needs of aquatic species and/or habitats.
- Collects and records biological and physical environment data from field investigations following established procedures using a variety of field equipment and/or computer software programs.
- Uses automated databases to enter, organize and retrieve field data, using standard statistical methods in preparation of wildlife and/or botany reports.
- Enters and retrieves data from geographic information systems (GIS) and/or other information management systems.
- Prepares segments of recurring reports such as monthly activities and progress reports on individual projects.
- Provides basic information on fish and wildlife resources and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to groups and individuals.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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