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    Summary

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

    We expect to fill many vacancies.

    This is a temporary appointment. Appointment to this position will not convey permanent status and will be for a period not-to-exceed 1039 hours in a service year.

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    Responsibilities

    • Biological Science Technicians (Fish) may plan and conduct aquatic and riparian inventories and studies as well as plan and conduct fish population studies.
    • Riparian studies may be conducted on wetland areas and along stream corridors and may include species inventory and condition assessments.
    • Incumbent will also analyze inventory or study data; prepare data for inclusion in study reports; and make recommendations for aquatic and riparian enhancement projects or improvements in survey techniques and evaluation methods.
    • Other duties may include: Work from an outline; check extensive data in the field of fish habitat condition (stream or lake); record results; make census counts of various species or record observations, on species condition or stream surveys.
    • Biological Science Technicians (Fish) may also plan and conduct simple water quality samplings of streams and lakes and assist in construction or placement of habitat improvement structures, fences, gabions, trash catchers, etc.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/604713700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.