|Title||BLACK BASS BIOLOGIST/BIOLOGIST PROGRAM SPECIALIST|
|Agency, Location||Arkansas Game and Fish Commission|
POSITION NO. 22144346-FISHERIES MANAGEMENT DIVISION
POSITION LOCATION: Negotiable
Supervises the AGFC “Black Bass Program” (BBP). Leads a statewide science-based effort to support District Fisheries Biologists in all issues associated with managing black bass fisheries in Arkansas and oversees a number of programs targeted for bass anglers and tournament organizers. Works with District Fisheries Biologists to execute the strategies stated in the “AGFC Reservoir Black Bass Management Plan” (https://www.agfc.com/en/fishing/sportfish/black-bass/bbp/) as well as assisting with the execution of the strategies detailed in a new “Smallmouth Bass Management Plan.” The BBP emphasizes partnerships with bass tournament organizations and works to increase and improve communication and outreach with bass anglers.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree in biology, zoology, botany, or a related field; plus three years of experience in wildlife management or a related field.
Ad Closing Date: March 2, 2020