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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/30/18

Applications Due08/13/18

Vacancy ID56587

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleFish and Wildlife Technician 1 (Seasonal)

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $16.34 to $16.34 Hourly

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 80%

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 32

Workday

From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Ulster

Street Address 21 South Putt Corners Road

City New Paltz

StateNY

Zip Code12561

Minimum Qualifications 30 semester credit hours, including 12 semester credit hours in fisheries; marine resources or wildlife management; mariculture; marine biology; aquaculture; aquatic, marine or terrestrial ecology; zoology; marine technology; botany; limnology; hydrology; or oceanography.

Duties Description Conduct field acoustic surveys for bats and analyze acoustic calls. Conduct New England cottontail (NEC) surveys & assist with NEC research. Incumbent will also conduct outreach to landowners, map habitats, and conduct other related surveys. Familiarity with bird and mammal survey techniques a plus. Incumbent will also manage data collected from the research and surveys, and write summary reports of findings. Incumbent will at times assist with all other aspects of the wildlife program, including other endangered and threatened species surveys, emergency responses to wildlife situations, hunter-killed deer data collection, entering data with GIS, and answering questions from the public over the phone and in person, including questions about nuisance wildlife, and hunting and trapping. This position starts on or after October 1, 2018. Job could be extended based on funding and performance.

Additional Comments Must have valid driver’s license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Overtime may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 35 pounds.

This is a seasonal, hourly appointment with a duration of 10/1/18 - 3/31/19. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date, which may be prior to dates listed in duties description. Actual work schedule, duties, and travel requirements may vary and will be discussed at the interview.

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Name Karen Price

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Address

Street 625 Broadway

Personnel, 10th Floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233

 

Notes on ApplyingPlease email or mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include (18-414) on your letter/resume and also in the subject line of the email or it may not be accepted. Provide a copy of your college transcript with your reply. Unofficial copy is acceptable.

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