Title: Wildlife Biologist - Travis Air Force Base, CA
Location: Travis Air Force Base, CA
Full job description: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/109413
Full Consideration Application Date: 08/15/2022
Salary Range: $55,000 - $65,000
A Wildlife Biologist position is available with Colorado State University (CSU) and the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML), and will conduct work at Travis Air Force Base, California. This position creates maps, and supports projects listed in the Integrated Natural Resources Management plan such as conducting field surveys, assisting with the preparation of permits and similar documents, contributing to the development of plans, and preparing documents for the public, other employees, and military personnel.
Travis Air Force Base (TAFB) is a United States Air Force Base under the operational control of the Air Mobility Command and is located three miles (5 km) east of the central business district of Fairfield, in Solano County, California, 50 miles northeast of San Francisco and 40 miles southwest of Sacramento. TAFB is situated on approximately 5,137 acres and is midway between the coastal zone and the interior valley of California.
Beginning Monday, August 16, 2021, Colorado State University has mandated vaccinations against COVID-19. Faculty and staff are required to submit their vaccine status or declare an exemption. More information about the vaccination mandate can be found on the CSU COVID-19 Information & Resources site here, https://covid.colostate.edu/pandemic-preparedness-team-broad-guidance-for-all-summer-and-fall-2021-activities/.
Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates.
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer.
• The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States by proposed start date. CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
• Must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license by the employment start date.
• A valid driver’s license must be maintained for continued employment.
• A BS/BA in wildlife biology, natural resources management, or closely related field.
• A minimum of three years post degree work experience in the areas mentioned above. Two years’ • Master work and one year post bachelor degree work is acceptable.
• Experience with the flora and fauna of northern California or similar areas.
• Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, regulations and requirements regarding environmental protections (e.g., Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, NEPA, etc.).
• Experience doing field data collection.
• Experience working with/coordination with federal/state agencies.
• Ability to write consultation documents that evaluate impacts.
• Experience conducting wildlife surveys, particularly for birds.
• Knowledge of or experience with military Integrated Natural Resources Management Plans.
• Experience with ArcGIS 10.6+.