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    Summary

    This position is as a Fish Biologist supporting the Tishomingo National Fish Hatchery (NFH) and the Oklahoma Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office (FWCO).

    This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R2-20-10754491-CS-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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    Responsibilities

    As a Fish Biologist job responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Plan and perform a variety of operational tasks and apply fish culture and management techniques and procedures for the production and monitoring of threatened or endangered fish species.
    • Assist in spawning, rearing, harvest, and inventory of fish; habitat assessment, gill netting, hoop netting, electrofishing, weighing, measuring and tagging fish and other aquatic species.
    • Accurately record data and maintain written records of fish production, tagging and distribution, habitat assessment, catch per unit effort, and other work completed.
    • Compile, analyze, and set forth findings in report format to inform counterparts and superiors within the Service. Additionally, work cooperatively with various state, Tribal, and Federal agencies and offices of the Service to address operational and informational needs to further the successful production and distribution of native fishes in the Southwest.
    • Ensure proper maintenance of grounds, buildings, and hatchery and FWCO equipment.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    9

  • 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/563393600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.