This position is responsible for the supervision and implementation of all aspects of the wildlife management program within the Headwaters Wildlife Management Area which includes Florence, Forest, Lincoln, Langlade, Oneida and Vilas Counties. The position ensures the integration of DNR programs (Natural Heritage Conservation, Forestry, Parks and Recreation Management and Law Enforcement) with the wildlife management program. Serve as a member of the statewide Wildlife Implementation Team (WIT).
Required qualifications for this position include experience in all of the following:
Leadership experience- including paid or unpaid experience leading a team or work of others, team building, motivating others, training/coaching/mentoring others, constructive criticism, etc.
Employment or educational training experience in wildlife management.
In addition to the required qualifications, best-qualified applicants will also have the following preferred qualifications:
An earned bachelor’s degree or higher in Wildlife Management, Ecology, Habitat Management, Nature Based Recreation, or related field.
Supervisory experience with direct reports- including directly supervising staff, hiring, employee discipline, performance evaluation, etc.