The District Wildlife Biologist position on the Conecuh Ranger District is now advertised. The announcements opened on 03/25/14 and will close on 04/07/14.
The incumbent is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the district’s fisheries and wildlife management program. The program is driven by restoration of fire-maintained native longleaf pine forests and associated coastal plain wetlands. Priority species include the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker, threatened indigo snake, gopher tortoise, gopher frog, and herpetofauna in general. White-tailed deer, wild turkey, and northern bobwhite are important game species. Opportunities to work with partner agencies and organizations are abundant. Duty station for the Conecuh Ranger District is Andalusia, Alabama.
This position is advertised under two announcements. Links to these two announcements are below. If applying, please ensure you apply under the appropriate announcement(s).
The Merit announcement is open to current permanent Federal employees with competitive status, reinstatement eligibles, persons with disabilities, VEOA/VRA eligibles, certain military spouses, 30% or more disabled veterans, former Peace Corps or VISTA volunteers, CTAP/ICTAP eligibles, Farm Service Agency permanent county employees and those eligible for other Special Hiring Authorities.
The Demo announcement is open to US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.