Conservation Aid 3

Nevada Department of Wildlife

Fallon, Nevada

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details 35,516.88 per year
Deadline Apr 26, 2024

The Position: Conservation Aids assist professional staff in a variety of projects involving the conservation and preservation of the State's natural resources.PER EXECUTIVE ORDER 2023-11, ALL MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS HAVE BEEN WAIVED FOR THIS POSITION UNTIL JUNE 30th, 2024. Please refer to the link for more information: https://gov.nv.gov/Newsroom/ExecOrders/2023/Executive_Order_2023-011/. You must respond to the minimum qualifications screening question to ensure that your application moves forward. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. Positions perform a variety of duties related to wildlife management, conservation, and wildlife ecology. Conduct waterfowl trapping and banding, Collect and report demographic data on trapped waterfowl, enter banding data into organized banding tables, Write annual banding summary report, Biological sample collection related to wildlife disease, Conduct waterfowl disease surveillance, Maintenance and care of assigned vehicle, optics, GPS, tools. 3-month seasonal status position. The Game Division has a seasonal opening in Fallon. This position requires a valid driver's license at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment. Due to needed skill level this position being recruited at Conservation Aid 3 level.

To apply for the recruitment, you will need to submit application online at: https://nvapps.state.nv.us. The State of Nevada is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building diverse, inclusive, and innovative work environments with employees who reflect our communities and enthusiastically serve them. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-1_0/

To Qualify: In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)   Graduation from high school and one year of experience in resource conservation projects or wildlife management projects such as assisting with creel census, surveys, identifying fish and wildlife species, vegetation management or similar work; OR six months of experience as a Conservation Aid II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.Special Notes   Work may be performed under adverse weather conditions and include extensive walking under difficult conditions, camping in remote, primitive locations.


To apply for the recruitment, you will need to submit application online at: https://nvapps.state.nv.us

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Category Ecology , Wildlife