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Fish Biologist – Direct Hire – Lowell, Oregon
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army
Job ID: 618384Start Date: 09/21/2022End Date: 10/05/2022
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the Individual Occupational Requirements and the Minimum Experience Requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. The Individual Occupational Requirement:
Fish Biologist: Must have a bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) in biological science that included at least 6 semester hours in aquatic subjects such as limnology, ichthyology, fishery biology, aquatic botany, aquatic fauna, oceanography, fish culture, or related courses in the field of fishery biology; AND at least 12 semester hours in the animal sciences in such subjects as general zoology, vertebrate zoology, comparative anatomy, physiology, entomology, parasitology, ecology, cellular biology, genetics, or research in these fields, or excess course work (beyond the required 6 semester hours) in aquatic subjects. (Note: You must attach a copy of your transcripts.)
OR a combination of education and experience which includes courses equivalent to a major in biological science (i.e., at least 30 semester hours), of which a minimum of 6 semester hours were in aquatic subjects and 12 semester hours were in the animal sciences, as shown in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education. (Note: You must attach a copy of your transcripts.) Minimum Experience: Qualified applicants will describe in their resume at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 level in federal service with fish evaluation and monitoring activities associated with fish habitat, migration, and passage. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Data Collection and AnalysisFishery BiologyOral CommunicationPlanning and Evaluating
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