Under general supervision designs and manages research and survey projects and public waters management and fish hatchery activities designed to protect, evaluate, and/or improve fish habitat and/or sport fisheries of streams and lakes. Critically reviews project plans, technical documents, and environmental assessments for fisheries impacts, and makes recommendations for preventing or mitigating adverse impacts and improving fish populations or fisheries. Provides technical fisheries management assistance to individuals, corporations, and government agencies. Supervises and administers purchasing, budgeting, inventory control, and report preparations associated with state and federally-funded projects to comply with laws, rules and contractual agreements.
Master’s degree in Biology or a related field from an accredited college or university.
Bachelor's degree in Biology or a related field from an accredited college or university
One year of related experience.
One year of experience required at the lower level Fisheries Biologist 1, (NRP070) or position equivalent.
1) Warmwater fisheries Management Experience
NOTE: Applicants that previously applied for this position from DNR Vacancy Announcement with deadline dates of 3/16/2020 or 4/23/2020 must re-apply to be considered for this position.
Go to www.gadnr.org/careers to find Vacancy Announcement containing position number 00100326.
To apply for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Wildlife Resources Division
ATTN: RECRUITMENT & SELECTION
2067 U.S. Highway 278, S.E.
Social Circle, Georgia 30025