PHEASANTS FOREVER & QUAIL FOREVER
The Habitat Organization
JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist
Location: Williams, Defiance, Fulton and Henry Counties;
Primary office located in Bryan, Ohio
Application Deadline: June 6th, 2017
Anticipated Start Date: July 2017
Overview & Job Duties:
Work in a joint capacity with USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife (DOW), and other partners to promote, accelerate enrollment, coordinate and implement the conservation provisions of the Federal Farm Bill and other related wildlife conservation programs. Positions will be housed in USDA Service Centers. Activities will include program promotion (workshops and one on one meetings), contract coordination, conservation planning, conservation plan modification, site assessment and reporting. Provide technical biological assistance for wildlife habitat enhancement techniques to private landowners and public organizations. Meet with local chapters of Pheasants Forever (PF) and Quail Forever (QF) and other local partners to influence habitat management efforts and participate in regional and statewide habitat meetings. Assist or coordinate activities and projects with other PF, QF, DOW and NRCS staff. This position will be an employee of, and supervised by Pheasants Forever, Inc., with daily instruction and leadership provided by NRCS and DOW.
Desired Knowledge. Skills and Abilities:
Education and Experience Preferred: A minimum requirement for this position is a Bachelor of Science Degree in Wildlife Management or closely related natural resources field. Proven experience working with USDA Farm Bill programs (CRP, CREP, ACEP, EQIP and CSP) is preferred.
Starting Salary: $32,000 - $35,000 + Health Benefits and Retirement Package
To Apply: Visit our website at: www.pheasantsforever.org/jobs
ONLY ON LINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Please include your cover letter, resume and 3 references as a single Microsoft Word document or PDF file on the Recruitment website.
For questions, contact: Kent Adams, East Region Director, email@example.com or (717) 319-5575
Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled
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