Under general supervision, primary duties include the development of detailed population and habitat management plans, data collection and analysis, wildlife disease surveillance, administering deer harvest prescriptions, hosting and teaching management seminars, and providing technical guidance on management of deer, turkeys, feral hogs, and predators.
Master’s degree in Biology or a related field from an accredited college or university. OR Bachelor's degree in Biology or a related field from an accredited college or university AND One year of related experience. OR One year of experience required at the lower level Wildlife Biologist 1, (NRP060) or position equivalent.
Preference may be given to applicants with: • Detailed knowledge relative to the ecology and management of deer and turkey habitats and populations in the southeast • Experience implementing land management activities beneficial to turkeys and deer • Computer software and mapping experience (e.g. MS word, Excel, Access, GIS/GPS and Arc-GIS) • Wildlife Resources Division experience