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    This position is part of the Arizona Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office. As a Fish Biologist you will perform a variety of duties in support of Office programs.

    This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R2-20-10651753-CL-DE and is open to all qualified individuals. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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    Duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Conduct studies and lead field crews in the monitoring of rare and endangered fish
    • Conduct surveys for rare and native fish including use of hoop-nets, seines, and electrofishing.
    • Coordinate, facilitate, and oversee volunteer work crews to conduct native fish monitoring.
    • Summarize findings from field notes into reports, memoranda, etc.

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Work requires long periods of standing, walking, or riding horses over rough terrain as well as recurring bending, crouching, stooping, reaching, or similar activities. Work may also include frequent lifting of moderately heavy items, such as equipment and samples that weigh less than approximately 50 pounds.

    WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work includes both office and outdoor locations. The office is adequately lighted, heated, ventilated. Temperature and weather extremes are encountered in outdoor work. The employee is expected to conduct duties in a safe and orderly manner so as not to endanger self, fellow workers, or property with which entrusted and to take corrective action to eliminate any hazards.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0482 Fish Biology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/551233300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.