Job: BLACK BASS BIOLOGIST/BIOLOGIST PROGRAM SPECIALIST

Title BLACK BASS BIOLOGIST/BIOLOGIST PROGRAM SPECIALIST
Agency, Location Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Categories Professional
Job # 13716
Salary $54,021 annually
Responsibilities

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.

Qualifications

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

Contact

[email protected]

 

Link https://jobs.agfc.com