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Fisheries Biologist 2

Burton Hatchery District Office, Wildlife Resources Division
Job Field:
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
Rabun County
Job Description:

Under general supervision, this position will serve as the north Georgia trout biologist who will oversee, evaluate, and improve the trout management program, among other duties. Those duties will include annual trout stream sampling, administration of the private trout stocking application process, technical assistance regarding trout management and disease control initiatives, serving as this agency's trout expert on interagency initiatives, fish kill investigations, and monitoring and management of sport fisheries in lakes Notterly and Chatuge. 


Minimum Qualifications:

Master of Science degree in Fisheries Management, Fisheries Biology, Fisheries Science or a related field from an accredited college or university. 


Preferred Qualifications:

Preference may be given to applicants with:

Trout fishery management experience 

Coldwater fish culture experience 

Entrance Salary: $43,063.23
How to Apply:

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Wildlife Resources Division

ATTN: Connie Hopkins

2067 US Hwy. 278, SE

Social Circle, GA 30025