Geological Survey, Department of the Interior
What General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position? Salary: $108,885 (Step 01) to $141,548 (Step 10) NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
BASIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENT for Research Fish Biologist, GS-0482: Applicants must meet below to satisfy the basic education requirement for Research Fish Biologist: Possess 4 years of college leading to a bachelor's or higher degree with a major study in biology, zoology, or biological oceanography that included at least 30 semester hours (SH) in biological and aquatic science and 15 SH in the physical and mathematical sciences.
This course work must have included: at least 15 SH of preparatory training in zoology beyond introductory biology or zoology in such courses as invertebrate zoology, comparative anatomy, histology, physiology, embryology, advanced vertebrate zoology, genetics, entomology, and parasitology; and at least 6 SH of training applicable to fishery biology in such subjects as fishery biology, ichthyology, limnology, oceanography, algology, planktonology, marine or fresh water ecology, invertebrate ecology, principles of fishery population dynamics, or related course work in the field of fishery biology; and at least 15 SH of training in any combination of two or more of the following: chemistry, physics, mathematics, or statistics.
GS-0482-14: In addition to the basic education requirement as stated above, applicants must have one year of appropriate professional experience in fishery biology that is equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal service.
Examples of GS-13 level work may include: 1) Providing technical leadership, staff level coordination or consultation for a major fishery program; resolving problems that are resistant to established practices; 2) Serving as an expert agency consultant with international, national, and State officials; 3) Conducting field investigations based on newly identified fishery program areas; planning/executing assignments, selecting appropriate techniques, determining project scope/approach.nYou must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.
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Salary: 108K-141K Per Year
How to Apply
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