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    This is an interdisciplinary position and may be filled as a Supervisory Biologist, GS-401-15, or Supervisory Fish Biologist, GS-0482-15, or Supervisory Physical Scientist, GS-1301-15.

    Open to the public: SAC-2020-0114

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    As a Center Director, Supervisory Biologist or Supervisory Physical Scientist, within the Western Fisheries Research Center (WFRC), some of your specific duties will include:

    - Responsibility for all aspects of the leadership, administration, operation, and management of WFRC.

    - Leads and develops collaborations with other USGS Science Centers, other Federal and State agencies, universities, Tribes, and non-governmental organizations.

    - Plans, coordinates, executes, and manages broad, multi-disciplinary programs of research, inventory, monitoring and information management.

    - The research program of the Center includes multi-disciplinary studies such as: aquatic habitats and ecosystems, genetics, physiology, propagation, and health; and molecular, species, and population genetics within these ecosystems. 

    - Plans and evaluates long range programs and projects where issues and factors to be considered are largely undefined or controversial and, therefore, require extensive analysis to determine the nature and scope of the problems.

    Physical Demands:

    Work is primarily sedentary.

    Work Environment:

    Work is performed primarily in an office environment with travel to laboratories, field stations and to locations where hazardous chemicals and/or biological elements may be encountered. 

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Overnight travel of 1 - 5 nights per month may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/554647700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.