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    This is a Direct Hire Public Notice. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

    This position is located in the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), Southeast Regional Office (SERO), Sustainable Fisheries Division (SFD), Limited Access Privilege Programs/Data Management Branch (LAPP/DM) with one vacancy in St. Petersburg, FL.

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    As a Fish Biologist, you will perform the following duties:
    • Ensure data management and quality assurance through the use established protocols and guidelines; this include auditing submitted landings, preparing user packets, processing account applications, and processing landing corrections.
    • Serve as a beta-tester for new releases of the catch share system that add to or modify existing features that fulfill data requests, utilizing pre-written queries or creating new ones.
    • Provides oral and written customer support to constituents based on established guidelines and their own experience of the system.
    • Support the Catch Shares systems by serving on interdisciplinary teams, helping to organizing Catch Share meetings, reviewing Catch Share documents, assisting in developing and reviewing documents.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 20% domestic travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    12 - Full Performance Level is GS-12 If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

  • 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/553198300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.