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DWFP-Consv Res Biologist - (Deer Management)
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday March 04, 2015

This is professional and scientific biological research, management and administrative work in the fields of wildlife, fisheries, ecology and natural resources conservation in the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. Characteristic duties include responsibility for management and research work at an advanced level; and, coordinating multiple conservation development, management and restoration projects or directing a major research/program area. The work includes planning, coordinating and supervising research and management projects within a specialized field or geographic region within a district. Incumbents may work independently on research projects or conservation management programs of considerable scope and difficulty which require application of advanced assessment and analytical methodologies and technical skills. Work is performed under minimal supervision of an administrative or technical supervisors; work is planned and reviewed and progress evaluated in planning sessions and conferences with supervisors. Supervision may be exercised over subordinates.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

 
Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Wildlife/Fisheries Ecology/Biology/Science, Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management, Forestry, Natural Resources, or a related degree;
 
AND
 
Experience:
One (1) year of work experience directly related to the described duties.
 
Substitution Statement:
 
Directly related education above the Master's Degree and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.

Required Document(s)
:
 
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License.
 
Applicant must provide employing agency evidence of completion of education requirements and a valid copy of his/her transcript to verify course work, when applicable.

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Projects Officer III, Special - Museum
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday March 11, 2015

This is professional, administrative work with responsibility for planning and directing specific programs of an agency. The work includes developing, planning, and directing projects of special significance to the state; preparing, negotiating, and administering contracts including grants and interagency agreements associated with such projects; contacting other agencies, outside organizations, and the general public associated with such projects; informing and educating the public about project goals and activities; and supervising the collection, maintenance, and publication of data regarding research or project activities. Incumbents work under the general supervision of an administrative superior or agency head. The work is subject to general review through conference, personal inspection, and written reports for conformity with established policies, rules and regulations.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a field related to the scientific, technological, or specialized functions of the employing agency;

AND

Experience:
Three (3) years of experience related to the above described duties, two (2) years of which must include line or functional supervision.

OR

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a field related to the scientific, technological, or specialized functions of the employing agency;

AND

Experience:
Four (4) years of experience related to the above described duties, two (2) years of which must include line or functional supervision.

OR

Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);

AND

Experience:
Eight (8) years of experience related to the above described duties, two (2) years of which must include line or functional supervision.

Substitution Statement:

Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis, except there shall be no substitution for the two (2) years of line or functional supervision.

Note:  Incumbent may be required to have Scuba Certification.

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MDWFP - Wildlife/Fisheries MGR I (Kemper County)
Deadline to apply for this postion - Monday March 16, 2015

This is entry-level technical work in the fields of wildlife, fisheries, ecology, and natural resources conservation in the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Characteristic duties include responsibility for routine investigation, collection, preparation, and maintenance of field and laboratory biological and aquatic data and reference collections; implementation of development, management, and restoration projects related to resource conservation, hatchery, or aquaria programs. Work is performed under the close supervision of a biologist or an administrative or technical superior and is subject to frequent inspection. Incumbents at the entry level receive specific instructions and assignments and may act as project technical assistants or lead workers in the performance of related duties.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
Education:
An Associate's Degree from an accredited two-year college;
 
AND
 
Experience:
One (1) year of work experience related to the described duties.
 
OR
 
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);
 
AND 
 
Experience:
Three (3) years of work experience related to the described duties.
 

Substitution Statement:

 
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
Required Document:
 
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License.
 



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