Job: Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist (2 positions) - Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever - Vincennes and Plymouth, IN

Description

These positions will be employees of and supervised by Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever (PF & QF), with daily instruction, quality assurance, training, and workload prioritization provided by USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish and Wildlife (DFW), and the PF & QF Senior Farm Bill Biologist. One vacancy is available in Vincennes, Indiana, and one in Plymouth, Indiana, with primary territories covering southwest and northern Indiana, respectively. Occasional service outside the primary work area may be required to address annual workload variance and assist teammates and partners. These individuals will work in joint capacity with USDA-NRCS, DFW, and other partners to promote, accelerate enrollment in, coordinate and implement the conservation provisions of the Federal Farm Bill and other related conservation programs with an emphasis on soil, water, and wildlife resources in agricultural landscapes. Primary workload will focus on the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), including the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) and State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement (SAFE), plus other relevant Farm Bill programs such as Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) and Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). Job duties include preparing prescribed burn plans and prescribed fire training is preferred.

Contact Name Kent Adams
Contact Phone: (717) 319-5575

Post Date

Nov 9, 2021

Deadline

Nov 30, 2021

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Type: Job

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