Job: Fisheries Biologist, Reference 19-00325

Title Fisheries Biologist, Reference 19-00325
Agency, Location Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Categories Permanent
Job # 13196
Salary Starting pay is between $48,880.00 and $57,200.00 annually ($23.50 – $27.50 per hour)

This position plans and implements a professional, diverse fisheries management program to protect and improve sport (and commercial fishing if applicable) on all lakes, streams, flowages, rivers and ponds within the assigned geographical area. There is one position opening located in each of the following cities: Bayfield, Milwaukee, and Woodruff.


Required Qualifications for the position include: 

  • Knowledge of Fisheries Management, Fisheries Science, Fish Ecology, Biology or related field.
  • Knowledge and experience in fish species interactions and relationships between fishes and their abiotic environment.
  • Experience collaborating and communicating with diverse customers and stakeholders.

In additionto the Required Qualifications, Preferred Qualifications include:

  • Experience budgeting, work planning, and project implementation policies and procedures.
  • An earned doctoral degree in Fisheries Management, Fisheries Science, Fish Ecology, Biology, or related field.

Ad Closing Date: 2/19/2019


Rebecca Rupnow, Human Resources Specialist, 608-261-6447, [email protected]