Job Opening: Army: Biological Science Technician
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The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Army. The opening is for a Biological Science Technician (Wildlife) in Fort Stewart, Georgia Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Biological Science Technician (Wildlife) – Fort Stewart, Georgia
Army Installation Management Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 57873
Start Date: 02/26/2019
End Date: 03/05/2019
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
Current Department of Army Civilian EmployeesExecutive Order (E.O.) 12721Interagency Career Transition Assistance PlanMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI)People with Disabilities, Schedule APriority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrantVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Biological Science Technician GS-08 Qualification Requirements: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes:
(1) Conducting field studies, habitat improvement actions, wildlife surveys and population inventories in southeastern U.S. longleaf pine/wiregrass ecosystems.
(2) Handling/monitoring endangered species using regulations such as the Endangered Species Act.
(3) Conducting wildlife habitat management practices such as prescribed burning, controlling undesirable vegetation, restoring native groundcover, and establishing food plots.
AND (4) Conducting invasive species management and nuisance animal control projects such as trapping or pesticide application to control populations.
This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-07). OR Education: One and a half years of graduate level education in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position, such as Biology. OR Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond one year (total semester hours minus 18) by 9. Add the two percentages. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Oral CommunicationPlanning and EvaluatingResearchTechnical CompetenceWildlife Biology Time in Grade Requirement for the GS-08 position: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-07).
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