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DWFP-Wildlife/Fisheries Mgr II
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday July 23, 2014

This is journeyman-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 investigation, collection, preparation, and maintenance of field and laboratory biological and aquatic data and reference collections of moderate difficulty; implementation of development, management, and restoration projects related to resource conservation, hatchery, or aquaria programs. Work is performed under the limited supervision of a biologist or an administrative or technical superior with latitude for independent judgment and action. Incumbents at the journeyman level receive general and special instructions, may act as project technical assistants or lead workers in the performance of related duties and may exercise supervision over subordinates or functional supervision for specific project/program activities.

 

 

Examples of Work:

Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:

Performs basic technical procedures in the identification, collection, and preparation of biological and aquatic data; conducts basic field or laboratory research using standardized methods; records data and assists in preparation of reports, graphs, charts, and tables of results and technical observations.

Performs analyses of soil, water, and vegetative samples; performs basic laboratory analysis of specimens; assists in conducting examinations and measurements of various species.

Assists in field and laboratory research or management programs designed to control diseases, parasites, and undesirable plants, fish, non-game, or other species.

Assists in banding, tagging, counting, trapping, netting, shocking, and sampling activities; identifying, sorting, grading, weighing, and measuring species; compiles and records information to support specific research or management projects.

Assists in performing technical and managerial activities of moderate difficulty related to wildlife management areas, public waters, pond/lake management, and public fishing areas; monitors water quality and water levels; assists in investigations of fish kills, reported crop and resource damage, and complaints of nuisance animals and predators.

Assists in projects to develop, restore, and maintain terrestrial and aquatic habitat; planting or construction of natural and artificial habitat enhancements and structures; marks habitat boundaries and right-of-ways.

Provides limited technical assistance to pond owners, landowners, and the general public in stocking ponds, pond management, planting food crops/cover, habitat improvement, and resource management.

Assists in propagating, natural and artificial spawning, hatching, feeding, and raising fish and aquatic species.

Assists in draining ponds and pond and dike repair/maintenance; fertilization of ponds and lakes; administering agricultural and aquatic chemical treatments to improve habitat conditions and control weeds and vegetation.

Assists in the harvest, transport, and distribution of hatchery-raised fish; stocking (re-stocking) ponds, lakes, streams, and other public waters with native or introduced fish species; relocation or release projects.

Assists in conducting stream, creel, public use data, deer herd health analysis, browse, mast, prey, and forage surveys/studies; inventories; population censuses.

Supervises and performs custodial and maintenance activities of physical facilities and structures, grounds, aquaria, mechanical and water systems, water control structures, roads, and specialized equipment.


Presents demonstrations, educational and informational programs related to natural resource management and operations.

Compiles and completes various reports related to time, attendance, and activities; vehicle usage, expenses, and repairs; hatchery production records; special field and laboratory research and management project reporting.

Maintains property inventory of assigned field and facility equipment.

Operates and maintains a variety of equipment, including but not limited to: motorized vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, winches, boats, motors, tractors, heavy equipment, audio-visual equipment, two-way radio and communications equipment, nets, traps, sampling and electrofishing gear, laboratory and field testing equipment.

Directs and monitors work activities of subordinates.

Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job although he/she does not have the minimum qualifications set forth below, he/she may request special consideration through substitution of related education and experience, demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Any request to substitute related education or experience for minimum qualifications must be addressed to the State Personnel Board in writing, identifying the related education and experience which demonstrates the candidate's ability to perform all essential functions of the position.



EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:
One (1) year of experience as a DWFP-Wildlife/Fisheries Manager I or equivalent directly related experience.

OR

Education:
An Associate's Degree from an accredited two-year college;

AND

Experience:
Two (2) years of related work experience, one (1) year of which must have been directly related to the described duties.

OR


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


AND

Experience:
Four (4) years of related work experience, one (1) year of which must have been directly related to the described duties.

Substitution Statement:

Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis, except there shall be no substitution for the one (1) year of directly related experience.

Required Document:

Must possess a valid Mississippi Driver's License or a valid Driver's License from a contiguous state.

 

 

Essential Functions:

Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:


1. Performs routine technical procedures in the identification, collection, and preparation of aquatic and biological data.

2. Participates in the development, management, and restoration of projects related to resource conservation, hatchery, or aquaria programs.

 

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Park Assistant Manager IV - (Scott)
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday July 23, 2014

This is administrative and supervisory work in assisting the Park Manager of a state park in the overall operation of the facility. Work includes organizing and supervising park work crews. Supervision is exercised over subordinate employees and the incumbent works under the direct supervision of the Park Manager.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited college or university in management, recreation and parks administration, or a related field;

OR

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in management, recreation and parks administration, or a related field,

AND

Experience:
One (1) year of experience in work related to the duties;

OR

Education:
Graduation from a standard four year high school or equivalent (GED),

AND

Experience:
Five (5) years of experience in work related to the duties.

Substitution Statement:

Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED), related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.

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DWFP - Consv Res Coord
Deadline to apply for this postion - Thursday July 24, 2014

This is professional administrative and managerial 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 administering, directing and coordinating statewide specialized conservation research, management and environmental projects/programs. The work requires a high level of technical and administrative skill to manage diverse and complex conservation projects/programs. Incumbents act as the principal program advisors to the director of a section and perform within the scope of broad statutory and departmental guidelines, with considerable latitude in the formulation of scientific/technical applications and recommendations of substantial resource-related and socioeconomic impact. Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative or technical supervisor; work is planned and reviewed with progress evaluated in conferences with supervisors. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate professional and technical staff.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Wildlife/Fisheries Ecology/Biology or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management or a field of study defined by the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks;

AND

Experience:
Four (4) years 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.

Licensure:

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

Required Document(s):

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.

Special Option Requirements:

Duty assignments which may include enforcement powers would require an applicant to meet any and all minimum standards of employment and pre-defined requalification standards as set forth by the Board of Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training and the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.

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DWFP - Consv Assoc Biologist
Deadline to apply for this postion - Monday July 28, 2014

This is entry-level, professional biological management 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 investigation, collection and evaluation of field or laboratory data; and, conservation development, management and restoration activities related to state-owned and leased lands, wildlife management areas, and waterfowl areas or state parks/lakes, ponds, reservoirs and other public waters. Work is planned or outlined and performed under the close supervision of a higher-level biologist or an administrative or technical superior. Incumbents at the entry level may act as project assistants in the performance of related duties, and supervision may be exercised over subordinate workers.


EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Wildlife/Fisheries, Ecology/Biology or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management;

OR

Education:
A directly related Bachelor's degree field with thirty (30) semester hours in the wildlife/fisheries emphasis.

Required Document(s):

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.

Note:

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

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Facilities Maint Manager
Deadline to apply for this postion - Monday July 28, 2014

This is supervisory work in the direction of skilled workers involved in repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment, and in maintenance of buildings, grounds, and utility systems within a state governmental complex. Duties include inspection of installations and repairs performed by subordinate facility maintenance personnel, projections of estimated expenditures necessary for project completion, and preparation of monthly reports delineating recommended improvements in operational efficiency of staff. Supervision is received from a Facilities Maintenance Superintendent or administrative superior and is exercised over lower-level subordinate personnel.

Experience/Educational Requirements:

Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED).

AND

Experience:
Five (5) years of experience related to the above described duties, one (1) of which must have been as a Facilities Maintenance Supervisor or the equivalent in at least one of the following fields: plumbing, carpentry, electrical works, electronics, plastering, painting, air conditioning/refrigeration, heating equipment, or general maintenance and repair.

Note:  The position requires  experience in refrigeration, HVAC repair and installation and knowledge of general facility maintenance.

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DWFP-Consv Res Biologist - Deer
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday July 30, 2014

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.

 

Examples of Work:

Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:

Plans, coordinates, executes and supervises aquatic/biological research and management projects/programs designed to conserve, manage, restore and protect wildlife, fisheries and natural resources; assists federal and state agencies and municipalities in cooperative project activities.

Conducts complex and advanced level scientific studies and research projects; formulates recommendations related to resource management.

Conducts investigations of and analyzes mortality factors, diseases or fish kills to determine cause; reports extent, contributory factors; makes recommendation for appropriate eradication procedures, methods for intervention and prevention.

Conducts environmental assessments; reviews environmental impact of construction, dredging, channel maintenance, stream bank stabilization, soil and water conservation projects, gravel mining and related operations on wildlife, fisheries and natural resources management.

Coordinates and conducts wildlife species or fish inventories, stream surveys, creel surveys, browse and mast surveys, population censuses, distribution and migration studies, prey and forage studies, age and growth studies.

Coordinates and supervises banding, tagging, counting, trapping, netting, shocking and sampling activities; managed hunts; re-locates or stocks (re-stocks) various species. Coordinates the collection of specimens, biological and harvest data or aquatic and fish samples for analysis; supervises the collection of data on depth, temperatures and flow of water in streams or other bodies of water; compiles and analyzes collection data.

Makes recommendations on seasons; bag or slot limits; specific state parks/lakes or management areas rules and regulations; hunting and fishing regulations; state and federal conservation laws and regulations; proposes draft policies and operating procedures.

Reviews research and technological advancements; evaluates new designs and applications of specialized equipment.

Maintains property inventory of field and facility equipment assigned to projects/program.

Operates and maintains a variety of equipment, including but not limited to: motorized vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, winches, boats, motors, firearms, audio-visual equipment, two-way radio and communications equipment, nets, traps, sampling gear, laboratory and field testing equipment.

Determines project work priorities and assignments in accordance with established goals and objectives; coordinates and approves work, holiday, and leave schedules; participates in strategic planning to develop long-range objectives and priorities.

May review and evaluate subordinates' job performance; recommends performance improvement plans and supplemental training to ensure performance standards are met.

Makes personnel-related recommendations through the chain-of-command, to include staff development, employment, promotion, termination and disciplinary action.

May compile and prepare annual work plans, annual and year-end reports and projects/program budget requests; authorizes purchases of equipment, commodities and services; monitors expenditures of funds allocated to projects/program by project and budget category.

Compiles and completes various reports related to time, attendance and activities; vehicle usage, expenses and repairs; federal aid reimbursement projects.

Reviews requests for technical assistance from sportsmen's groups, clubs, conservation and community organizations, landowners and the general public; plans and provides technical assistance in resource management, habitat improvement, pond management and determination of harvest quotas; monitors resource and user group plans.

Conducts literature reviews and summarizes information for use in project/program proposals, technical and non-technical reports, articles and evaluation of current management practices.

Prepares statistical analyses, technical and non-technical reports and papers from research projects, surveys and field data; compiles annual harvest information; hunting, fishing and recreational participation; projected trends in resource usage, resource pressures, etc.; utilizes computer-based programs to enter research, survey and field data.

Makes recommendations on seasons; bag or slot limits; specific state parks/lakes or management areas rules and regulations; hunting and fishing regulations; state and federal conservation laws and regulations; proposes draft policies and operating procedures. 

Plans, develops and presents informational and educational programs, in-service training or demonstrations on wildlife, fisheries, ecology and natural resources conservation, ecological and environmental issues and concerns; participates in public hearings, forums and technical meetings related to conservation and resource management topics.

Responds to requests for information either verbally or in writing related to program policies, activities and regulations.

Coordinates multiple projects for development, management and restoration of state-owned or leased lands; waterfowl areas; state parks/lakes; ponds; reservoirs and public waters; and, cooperative projects with federal, state or local agencies, universities and conservation organizations.

Directs project/program development and operations, i.e., proposal, planning, implementation, coordination, evaluation and reporting.

Plans and coordinates habitat evaluations, river basin studies, ecological surveys and land/water access reviews; compiles, analyzes and interprets findings; performs complex evaluations, surveys and special studies.

Develops and coordinates conservation management programs; recommends resource preservation and enhancement practices and conservation management methods and techniques; determines methods of controlling undesirable plant, wildlife and fish species.

Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job although he/she does not have the minimum qualifications set forth below, he/she may request special consideration through substitution of related education and experience, demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Any request to substitute related education or experience for minimum qualifications must be addressed to the State Personnel Board in writing, identifying the related education and experience which demonstrates the candidate's ability to perform all essential functions of the position.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Wildlife/Fisheries Ecology/Biology or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management;

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): 

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.

Note: 

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

 

 

Essential Functions:

Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:

1. Collects various data to aid in the management of species using sampling machines, equipment, and instruments.

2. Analyzes and summarizes data.

3. Provides sportsman and general public with information on various topics.

4. Conducts and supervises development, management, restoration, and research activities in a geographic region within a district or in a major research/program area. 

 

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DWFP-Consv Res Biologist - Bear
Deadline to apply for this postion - Wednesday July 30, 2014

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.

 

Examples of Work:

Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:

Plans, coordinates, executes and supervises aquatic/biological research and management projects/programs designed to conserve, manage, restore and protect wildlife, fisheries and natural resources; assists federal and state agencies and municipalities in cooperative project activities.

Conducts complex and advanced level scientific studies and research projects; formulates recommendations related to resource management.

Conducts investigations of and analyzes mortality factors, diseases or fish kills to determine cause; reports extent, contributory factors; makes recommendation for appropriate eradication procedures, methods for intervention and prevention.

Conducts environmental assessments; reviews environmental impact of construction, dredging, channel maintenance, stream bank stabilization, soil and water conservation projects, gravel mining and related operations on wildlife, fisheries and natural resources management.

Coordinates and conducts wildlife species or fish inventories, stream surveys, creel surveys, browse and mast surveys, population censuses, distribution and migration studies, prey and forage studies, age and growth studies.

Coordinates and supervises banding, tagging, counting, trapping, netting, shocking and sampling activities; managed hunts; re-locates or stocks (re-stocks) various species. Coordinates the collection of specimens, biological and harvest data or aquatic and fish samples for analysis; supervises the collection of data on depth, temperatures and flow of water in streams or other bodies of water; compiles and analyzes collection data.

Makes recommendations on seasons; bag or slot limits; specific state parks/lakes or management areas rules and regulations; hunting and fishing regulations; state and federal conservation laws and regulations; proposes draft policies and operating procedures.

Reviews research and technological advancements; evaluates new designs and applications of specialized equipment.

Maintains property inventory of field and facility equipment assigned to projects/program.

Operates and maintains a variety of equipment, including but not limited to: motorized vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, winches, boats, motors, firearms, audio-visual equipment, two-way radio and communications equipment, nets, traps, sampling gear, laboratory and field testing equipment.

Determines project work priorities and assignments in accordance with established goals and objectives; coordinates and approves work, holiday, and leave schedules; participates in strategic planning to develop long-range objectives and priorities.

May review and evaluate subordinates' job performance; recommends performance improvement plans and supplemental training to ensure performance standards are met.

Makes personnel-related recommendations through the chain-of-command, to include staff development, employment, promotion, termination and disciplinary action.

May compile and prepare annual work plans, annual and year-end reports and projects/program budget requests; authorizes purchases of equipment, commodities and services; monitors expenditures of funds allocated to projects/program by project and budget category.

Compiles and completes various reports related to time, attendance and activities; vehicle usage, expenses and repairs; federal aid reimbursement projects.

Reviews requests for technical assistance from sportsmen's groups, clubs, conservation and community organizations, landowners and the general public; plans and provides technical assistance in resource management, habitat improvement, pond management and determination of harvest quotas; monitors resource and user group plans.

Conducts literature reviews and summarizes information for use in project/program proposals, technical and non-technical reports, articles and evaluation of current management practices.

Prepares statistical analyses, technical and non-technical reports and papers from research projects, surveys and field data; compiles annual harvest information; hunting, fishing and recreational participation; projected trends in resource usage, resource pressures, etc.; utilizes computer-based programs to enter research, survey and field data.

Makes recommendations on seasons; bag or slot limits; specific state parks/lakes or management areas rules and regulations; hunting and fishing regulations; state and federal conservation laws and regulations; proposes draft policies and operating procedures. 

Plans, develops and presents informational and educational programs, in-service training or demonstrations on wildlife, fisheries, ecology and natural resources conservation, ecological and environmental issues and concerns; participates in public hearings, forums and technical meetings related to conservation and resource management topics.

Responds to requests for information either verbally or in writing related to program policies, activities and regulations.

Coordinates multiple projects for development, management and restoration of state-owned or leased lands; waterfowl areas; state parks/lakes; ponds; reservoirs and public waters; and, cooperative projects with federal, state or local agencies, universities and conservation organizations.

Directs project/program development and operations, i.e., proposal, planning, implementation, coordination, evaluation and reporting.

Plans and coordinates habitat evaluations, river basin studies, ecological surveys and land/water access reviews; compiles, analyzes and interprets findings; performs complex evaluations, surveys and special studies.

Develops and coordinates conservation management programs; recommends resource preservation and enhancement practices and conservation management methods and techniques; determines methods of controlling undesirable plant, wildlife and fish species.

Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job although he/she does not have the minimum qualifications set forth below, he/she may request special consideration through substitution of related education and experience, demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Any request to substitute related education or experience for minimum qualifications must be addressed to the State Personnel Board in writing, identifying the related education and experience which demonstrates the candidate's ability to perform all essential functions of the position.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Wildlife/Fisheries Ecology/Biology or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management;

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): 

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.

Note: 

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

 

 

Essential Functions:

Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:

1. Collects various data to aid in the management of species using sampling machines, equipment, and instruments.

2. Analyzes and summarizes data.

3. Provides sportsman and general public with information on various topics.

4. Conducts and supervises development, management, restoration, and research activities in a geographic region within a district or in a major research/program area.

 

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Park Assistant Manager III - (Pike County)
Deadline to apply for this postion - Tuesday August 05, 2014

This is administrative and supervisory work in assisting the Park Manager of a state park in the overall operation of the facility. Work includes organizing and supervising park work crews. Supervision is exercised over subordinate employees and the incumbent works under the direct supervision of the Park Manager.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in management, recreation and parks administration, or a related field;

AND

Experience:
Six (6) months of experience in work related to the duties.

OR

Education:
Graduation from a standard four year high school or equivalent (GED),

AND

Experience:
Four (4) years and six (6) months of experience in work related to the duties.

Substitution Statement

Graduation from a standard four year high school or equivalent (GED), related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.

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DWFP - Consv Res Biologist (Consv Edu Experience)
Deadline to apply for this postion - Tuesday August 05, 2014

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 or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management;

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):

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.

Note:

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

Note:  Conservation Education Experience Required

 

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DWFP - Consv Res Biologist
Deadline to apply for this postion - Tuesday August 05, 2014

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 or in Wildlife/Fisheries Conservation/Management;

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):

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.

Note:

Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver's License.

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