Job: Wetland Specialist (3 Positions) - Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever - Chillicothe, Fulton, and Jackson, MO

Description

Pheasants Forever Inc. and Quail Forever (PFQF) is seeking an experienced biologist to assist in delivering conservation programs and projects within the state of Missouri. The selected candidate will work as a member of the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Wetland Emphasis Team and Farm Bill Biologist Team providing wetland restoration assistance across 20 or more counties. The selected candidate will receive daily guidance from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) Wetland Services Biologist and be involved with all aspects of delivering wetland related farm bill programs. This will include enrollment and acquisition, design, protection, enhancement, management, and restoration of wetlands and associated upland habitats important to migrating waterfowl, upland wildlife, and other associated species. This position will be located within an NRCS field office and will provide conservation technical assistance and conservation program delivery to private landowners throughout their WET area. Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities include knowledge of wildlife ecology, prescribed fire, and grassland, wetland, and early succession habitat management.

Contact Name Andrew White
Contact E-mail: awhite@quailforever.org

Post Date

Jan 4, 2022

Deadline

Jan 17, 2022