US Fish and Wildlife Service Ajo, Arizona
Deadline Apr 26, 2019
Job Type Paid permanent


This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R2-19-10476268-LLP-MP for current and former federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

The duties of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Managing populations and habitats for the recovery of the species over six different jurisdictions including Mexico
  • Developing scopes of work for a variety of Sonoran pronghorn projects
  • Managing inter-agency agreements with partner agencies
  • Overseeing management of the Sonoran pronghorn captive breeding facilities
  • Working closely with Arizona Game and Fish Department in implementing both the captive breeding program as well as translocation of Sonoran program to other jurisdictions
  • Developing biological study proposals, survey designs, and scopes-of-work
  • Preparing issue papers, briefing documents, reports, and portions of management plans
  • Designing and conducting studies identifying important habitats and recommending strategies to conserve and protect habitats and populations
  • Using qualitative and quantitative methods to analyze findings, to include biological data in geographic information systems (GIS)
  • Reviewing scientific proposals and reports

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Category Restoration, Wildlife