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Interim Technician – Kentucky
Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
Grayson WMA, Carter County Kentucky
Last Date to Apply
Performs maintenance work on equipment and facilities. Assists biologists and other professionals in the execution of their duties. Interacts with public as assigned by supervisors. Learns to operate heavy and technical equipment at fish hatcheries and wildlife management areas. Learns to collect data concerning fish and wildlife and to prepare reports. Assist in the performance of soil and water tests and plants and cultivates agricultural crops to serve as food for wildlife. Assists in the creation and/or restoration of terrestrial and aquatic habitat through environmentally accepted construction and development practices. Assists in the identification and marking of boundaries of habitat and department held lands.
Those interested in doing active management to promote key habitat features on the landscape and building their knowledge of forest ecosystems should consider this positon. Please feel free to contact me, James Woods, with any questions. Applicants with experience in the following areas will be preferred: Prescribed fire training S130, S190, L180, I100. Experience with heavy equipment. Experience running chainsaws. Knowledge of tree identification. Knowledge of forest management practices.