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    This position is a Ecologist, GS-0408-12, working in Princeton, Oregon for the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

    This position is also open to status candidates under announcement R1-21-11230551-CL-MP. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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    As a Ecologist your duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Plan and implement inventory, monitoring, and research studies that provide information needed for management of aquatic and/or terrestrial landscapes or ecosystems.
    • Interact with the media, stakeholders, and affected publics on complex and controversial natural resources issues related to the conservation and management of migratory birds or other fish and wildlife species.
    • Represent the agency or organization at public and professional meetings and workshops on issues or projects affecting fish and wildlife resources.
    • Develop conceptual, qualitative or quantitative models to predict future system dynamics to evaluate management actions and external disturbances (i.e., system changes).
    • Conduct analyses of populations, species, habitats and natural communities using the principles of population/species ecology, conservation biology and other science-based biological principles, with emphasis on plants and/or plant communities.
    • Supervise, plan and direct the workload of lower-graded employees to accomplish program goals and objectives for a biological program.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0408 Ecology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/614756900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.