[Coral-List] Job Announcement - USVI DPNR Fisheries Biologist III
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Mon Feb 14 12:23:02 EST 2011
Please see forwarded information below. For more information please contact Jed Brown (jed.brown at dpnr.gov.vi)
US Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources
POSITION TITLE : Fisheries Biologist III
LOCATION St. Croix
SALARY RANGE : $48,230 - $51,665
POSTING DATE : Monday, February 7, 2011— Friday, February 18, 2011
This position entails advanced biological and scientific work at the fully experienced level involving responsibility for initiating, planning and coordinating programs and plans necessary for the study of distributions, habitats, life history and classification of marine, recreational, or commercial specific within the Virgin Islands; An employee in this class works under the supervision of the Chief, Bureau of Fisheries Program, but is given full responsibility for seeing that the programs, management plans and other operations are developed and carried out properly.
A Ph.D. in Fisheries Science, Fisheries Management, Zoology or other related field, which includes a relevant thesis topic, and if course work is required, includes such courses as fisheries science and/or management, general zoology, ecology, etc.; plus two (2) years relevant experience; OR
A Master's Degree in Fisheries Science, Fisheries Management, Zoology, and/or other related field which ,J includes a relevant thesis topic and, if course work is required, includes such courses as fisheries science or fisheries management, general zoology, ichthyology, ecology, etc.; plus four (4) years experience; OR
Two (2) years at the Fisheries Biologist II level.
Scuba diving certification is required of all applicants/employees assigned to this position.
HOW TO APPLY: Interested applicants should apply to the Division of Personnel with a completed employment Application or 5086 Transfer/Promotion Form or contact Celia J. Jackson- Williams, Human Resources Manager at 340/774-3320, ext. 5135.
For further information, please contact Jed Brown 340/773-1082 ext. 2263 or jed.brown at dpnr.gov.vi
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