Environmental Conservation, Department of
Full Job Description
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.
This position will help to assist in coordinating statewide game management programs in New York. Under the supervision of a Biologist, the incumbent will work with Regional Biologists and Technicians to implement the furbearer and upland game bird programs throughout the State. Duties will include coordinating
the furbearer pelt sealing program and compiling game bird and game mammal research and survey data. The incumbent is responsible for data entry and maintenance of centralized harvest and survey databases. Duties also include working with Regional staff in data collection, drafting and/or assisting staff with
preparation of reports, and assisting in field work for species management and monitoring. Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Access as well as ArcMap is preferred.
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 50 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.