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    Summary

    This position is a Biological Science Technician (General), GS- 0404-5.


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    Responsibilities

    This is a temporary appointment intended for seasonal work that is less than 6 months or 1040 hours from date of appointment/service year. At management's discretion, this appointment may be: (1) extended up 1730 hours if the position is located in a specific geographic location that has been authorized for the 1730 hours; and/or (2) extended up to one-year with the possibility of extending an additional one-year. The agency may non-competitively rehire an eligible temporary seasonal worker in subsequent years who works less than 6 months or 1040 (in some cases 1730) hours in their service year.

    As a Biological Science Technician (General) your duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Participates in multifaceted wildlife, and fish population studies
    • Assist with performing biological studies
    • Surveys and observes avian populations
    • Collects avian morphometric data and biological samples
    • Assists in collecting data on hatchery populations
    • Assists hatchery crew in providing daily care to fish in an aquaculture facility
    • Independently identifies and collects plant species for studies
    • Coordinates with private landowners, other federal and state agencies to carry out low complexity, non-controversial habitat restoration projects
    • Surveys location for invasive species populations
    • Assists with invasive species removal projects

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/586973500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.