Minimum Qualifications Thirty (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 The New York State DEC Bureau of Ecosystem Health is hiring a Fish and Wildlife Technician 1 to ensure compliance with Environmental Conservation Law mandated requirements in regulatory permits, primarily Article 15 & 24 (Protection of water and Freshwater wetlands). Seasonal staff conduct compliance inspections that ensure permitees and contractors adhere to approved plans and environmentally protective requirements.
Additional Comments Must have a 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 and Overtime may be required. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 10 pounds.
This is a seasonal, hourly appointment with an anticipated end date of 3/31/2023. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date. Actual work schedule, duties and travel requirements may vary and will be discussed at the interview.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
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Notes on ApplyingPlease email/mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #22-657 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.