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Wildlife Biologist 2

Deadline:
Employer:
Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division
Job Field:
Wildlife
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Bainbridge
Job Description:

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. 

Qualifications:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 
   Master of Science Degree in Wildlife Management, Wildlife Biology, Wildlife Science or a related field from an accredited college or university. 
    

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 
   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

Miscellaneous:

Applicants that previously applied from DNR Vacancy Announcement# 47-2017 is still being considered and do not need to re-apply. 

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 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 
   Connie.Hopkins@dnr.ga.gov