POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT - WASHINGTON WILDLIFE PROGRAM CARNIVORE SECTION MANAGER
State of Washington
Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
invites applications for the position of:
NATURAL RESOURCE SCIENTIST 4 *07981W
SALARY: $4,913.00 - $6,445.00 Monthly
OPENING DATE: 08/14/15
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is dedicated to protecting native fish and wildlife,
and providing sustainable fishing, hunting, and wildlife, viewing opportunities for millions of residents and
visitors. Working throughout the state, WDFWâ€™s employees: field biologists, enforcement officers, land
stewards, lab technicians, customer service representatives and others â€“ manage hundreds of fish and wildlife
species, maintain nearly a million acres of public wildlife lands, provide opportunities for recreational and
commercial fishing, wildlife viewing and hunting, protect and restore habitat and enforce laws that protect fish
and wildlife resources. Find out more about us and the important work we are a part of at www.wdfw.wa.gov.
Wildlife Program Carnivore Section Manager
Natural Resource Scientist 4
Are you an energetic and dynamic leader in a natural resource field? Do you want to lead professional teams
in managing carnivore species in Washington? The Department of Fish and Wildlife is recruiting to fill one full
time, permanent, Natural Resource Scientist Section Manager position located in the Game Division of the
Wildlife Program. The duty station for this position is the Natural Resources Building, Olympia, Washington.
This position oversees the Wildlife Program Game Divisionâ€™s Carnivore section, including statewide
management of bear, cougar, and wolf. The incumbent is responsible for evaluating research, harvest, and
survey data to inform recommendations related carnivores. Additionally, the incumbent is responsible for
budget management, making rule or policy recommendations regarding hunting other management issues,
and supervision of professional staff working in the Carnivore Section.
*Open until filled; First review of applicants will be September 8, 2015.
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