Wildlife Technician 2 – Marion County, Georgia

Agency
Georgia Dept of Natural Resources
Location
Marion County, Georgia
Job Category
Full time Positions
Salary
37,418.30
Start Date
09/16/2022
Last Date to Apply
08/12/2022
Website
https://gadnr.org/careers
Description
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for duties assigned to the work unit listed below. Duties include implementing assigned tasks in annual WMA work plans; utilizing heavy equipment and farm equipment; creation and maintenance of wildlife openings; prescribed burning; placement and maintenance of nest structures for a variety of species; planting trees and shrubs; maintenance of roads, buildings, gates and other structures; maintenance of property boundary and administration of managed hunts. Incumbent is responsible for maintenance of equipment including tractors, farm implements, and other heavy equipment; collecting biological data for wildlife population monitoring as well as disease monitoring of important wildlife species; provide other public services such as technical guidance for wildlife conflict abatement, habitat development, serve as after hours on-call person on a rotational basis, and emergency response.
Qualifications
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Associate's degree or equivalent coursework (90 quarter hours or 60 semester hours) in Wildlife Management or related field from an accredited college or university. OR High school diploma or GED AND Two years of experience in the Wildlife Resources Division as a Wildlife Technician 1 (NRT010) or position equivalent. NOTE: Applicants must possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or be eligible to obtain a CDL. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preference may be given to applicants with: • Experience managing wildlife habitat • Trade skills (Farm or Construction Equipment Operator, Plumber, Electrician, Carpenter, Welder, Mechanic) • A current Commercial Driver’s license • A two- or four-year degree in Wildlife Management • Experience conducting prescribed burns If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address: Georgia Department of Natural Resources Office of Human Resources ATTN: Recruitment and Selection 2067 US Hwy, 278, SE Social Circle, GA 30025 Wrd.careers@dnr.ga.gov
Contact Person
Office of Human Resources: ATTN: Recruitment and Selection
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