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    Summary

    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the seasonal team to serve as a Biological Science Technician (Plants) for the Billings Field Office in Billings, Montana.  Information about the Billings Area can be found at www.billingschamber.com.

    Housing is not provided for this position.

    For additional information about the BLM, please visit Our website.

     

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    Responsibilities

    Biology Technicians (Plants) make observations and record data relating to plant studies; documents occurrence and distribution of identified species; inventories rare and endangered species habitat; participate in environmental studies documenting factors affecting plant species and habitat; they lead or conduct field searches for populations of sensitive, threatened or endangered plant species; photograph, collect and mount plant specimens encountered at different stages of development; collect ecological site information for population distribution, condition, trend, associated species, geology, soil type and prepare reports. Work is performed in an outdoor environment that ranges from very cold and wet to very hot and dry. This work may require physical exertion over very steep, wet, muddy, slippery, rough, uneven or rocky surfaces; and also may include bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, and similar activities.

     

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel to field will be required. The amount of overnight travel to be determined by the nature of the work.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    No - These positions have no promotion potential; if you want to be considered for a higher grade, you must apply for the higher grade.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/553226300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.