Under general supervision, duties include, but are not limited to, working intensively with landowners, farmers, media contacts, natural resource agency personnel and others to promote the implementation of habitat
establishment and management to benefit wildlife on farm and forestlands. Primary duties include the development of detailed habitat management plans and financial incentive proposals to integrate wildlife management with other natural resource objectives.
Master of Science Degree in Wildlife Management, Wildlife Biology, Wildlife Science or a related field from an accredited college or university.
Preference may be given to applicants with:
Detailed knowledge relative to the ecology and management of early succession habitats for wildlife in the Southeast, the management needs of species and habitats of special concern, agriculture and forestry practices, Farm Bill and other cost share and incentive programs
Computer software and mapping experience (e.g. MS Word, Excel, Access, GIS/GPS, and ARC View)
Wildlife Resources Division experience
Applicants that previously applied from DNR Vacancy Announcement# 47-2017 is still being considered and do not need to re-apply.
If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted 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